Malpractice: A Neurosurgeon Reveals How Our Health-Care System Puts Patients at Risk

Malpractice: A Neurosurgeon Reveals How Our Health-Care System Puts Patients at Risk

by Lawrence Schlachter MD, John Bechtel (With)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781510712591
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date: 01/03/2017
Pages: 264
Sales rank: 1,272,040
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author


Larry Schlachter, DDS, MD, JD is a retired neurosurgeon and now a malpractice attorney. He lives with his family in Roswell, Georgia.

Table of Contents

Preface
I. The Reality of Patient Harm
II. Records Patients Aren't Allowed to See
II. How I Became a Doctor
IV. How Doctors Cope with Trauma
V. The Art of Medicine
VI. The Medical Conveyor Belt
VII. The Time Crunch and Other Risks We Face
VIII. The Mask of Infallibility
IX. Cover-Ups and Semantic Games
X. How Good is "Good Enough"
XI. Why Dr. Codman Got Fired
XII. The Remarkable Case of Dr. Christopher Duntsch

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