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Responsibility for Future Medical Care

Responsibility for Future Medical Care for Future Medical Care Responsibility is aware the that he can incur fall of fact The facts the were described to the doctor physician surrounding he an in¬ there when does act that causes the mother. While were several of Every acts legal liability by boy's neg¬ to An or and a ex¬ asserted the the one defendant, which jury pain suffering patient. ligence against unnecessary only such affirmative the of an act is much discussed situ¬ concerns us here is the doctor failed that the ample allegation ation where a closes an incision left a to instruct the mother observation and surgeon regarding having follow-up in the care at home. stated if these The court were sponge patient. allegations It is for all medical to then would it not be unreasonable for a to proved, equally important practitioners jury know that can that that be held as accountable for decide the doctor had not exercised of care they just legally degree A in such it to act. case which was his to exercise in of the surround¬ neglecting point regarding passive duty light of circumstances. acts arises when a fails to advise a negligence ing physician of the http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

Responsibility for Future Medical Care

JAMA , Volume 199 (9) – Feb 27, 1967

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1967 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.1967.03120090201085
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Abstract

for Future Medical Care Responsibility is aware the that he can incur fall of fact The facts the were described to the doctor physician surrounding he an in¬ there when does act that causes the mother. While were several of Every acts legal liability by boy's neg¬ to An or and a ex¬ asserted the the one defendant, which jury pain suffering patient. ligence against unnecessary only such affirmative the of an act is much discussed situ¬ concerns us here is the doctor failed that the ample allegation ation where a closes an incision left a to instruct the mother observation and surgeon regarding having follow-up in the care at home. stated if these The court were sponge patient. allegations It is for all medical to then would it not be unreasonable for a to proved, equally important practitioners jury know that can that that be held as accountable for decide the doctor had not exercised of care they just legally degree A in such it to act. case which was his to exercise in of the surround¬ neglecting point regarding passive duty light of circumstances. acts arises when a fails to advise a negligence ing physician of the

Journal

JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Feb 27, 1967

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