• Are Some Patients More at Risk of Medical Malpractice Than Others?

    11 days ago - By HealthWorks Collective

    Medical malpractice happens when a doctor, another healthcare professional, or a healthcare provider like a hospital or clinic neglects to follow recognized standards of care.
    For instance, when doctors misdiagnose conditions, delay diagnosis, or fail to diagnose conditions, it can result in patients missing out on treatments that could help them. In turn, that means the patients' conditions could worsen. Patients can even die due to medical malpractice.
    Negligence can also be caused by incorrect treatments and wrongful aftercare or health management.
    To find out whether some patients are...
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