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Ask Risk Management Right Away to Help Prevent Lawsuits

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Dr Dillavou was a defendant doctor in a medical malpractice case in which the plaintiff with chronic limb ischemia lost a leg after prolonged attempts to save it. Here, she shares her advice for avoiding litigation and for dealing with malpractice claims should they occur.  Avoiding Litigation: In my opinion, the best way to avoid litigation is to do the right thing for the right reasons on the right patient. Then carefully document what you are doing and the reasons for your more...
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