Search Results Search Sort by RelevanceMost Recent Health Law Mar 2009 Difficult Patient-Physician Relationships and the Risk of Medical Malpractice Litigation Kristin E. Schleiter, JD Virtual Mentor. 2009;11(3):242-246. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2009.11.3.hlaw1-0903. Health Law Mar 2020 Which Legal Approaches Help Limit Harms to Patients From Clinicians’ Conscience-Based Refusals? Rachel Kogan, JD, Katherine L. Kraschel, JD, and Claudia E. Haupt, PhD, JSD When a clinician refuses to do a procedure consistent with standard of care for a patient, legal resources can be helpful. AMA J Ethics. 2020;22(3):E209-216. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2020.209. Health Law Jan 2011 The Role of Practice Guidelines in Medical Malpractice Litigation Timothy K. Mackey, MAS and Bryan A. Liang, MD, JD, PhD Studies show that clinical practice guidelines, used by an accused physician or by patients alleging a breach of standard care, have an impact on case outcomes. Virtual Mentor. 2011;13(1):36-41. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2011.13.1.hlaw1-1101. Health Law May 2010 Silicone Breast Implant Litigation Kristin E. Schleiter, JD, LLM Virtual Mentor. 2010;12(5):389-394. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2010.12.5.hlaw1-1005. Health Law Mar 2010 Liability Considerations for Physician Volunteers in the U.S. Lisa Benrud, PhD, JD, Jacqueline Darrah, JD, MA, and Alison Johnson, RN, MBA Physicians who volunteer typically need to obtain their own insurance to cover volunteer activities that fall outside federal or state immunity or protection. Virtual Mentor. 2010;12(3):207-212. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2010.12.3.hlaw1-1003.