Tuesday, February 5, 2008

Should I Sue? Examining the Complex Question and the Role Apologies Play in Medical Malpractice Lawsuits

WBUR examines the medical apologies issue: On WBUR, a Boston NPR station, Radio Boston host David Boeri examines the topic of medical apologies. The February 1, 2008 show overview reads, "Some patients who have been harmed during medical procedures are opting not to sue, but to talk with the medical team responsible for the harm. Health care professionals are being trained to apologize when things go wrong. Who benefits from a doctor’s mea culpa?"

Listen to the full show and examine wealth of additional information under web specials...

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