Valleywide Legal Blog

Good Lawyers Keep Bad Doctors In Check

A fellow medical malpractice lawyer and friend of mine recently directed my attention to an article which discussed the large number doctors who worked with other physicians they thought were dangerous, yet did nothing.  He noted that self-policing, which physicians are permitted to … Read More

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Communicating With Your Doctor

How do you react to bad news?  Do you want your doctor to tell you plainly if you have a terminal diagnosis or would you prefer some sugar coating?  These questions were raised in a thoughtful piece in The New York … Read More

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