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Medical liability in long term care is escalating litigation a threat to quality and access? : hearing before the Special Committee on Aging, United States Senate, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, Washington, DC, July 15, 2004. by United States. Congress. Senate. Special Committee on Aging.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Insurance, Physicians" liability -- United States -- Costs,
  • Long-term care of the sick -- United States -- Costs,
  • Nursing homes -- Complaints against -- United States,
  • Nursing home patients -- Abuse of -- United States,
  • Tort liability of nursing homes -- United States

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Edition Notes

SeriesS. hrg -- 108-726.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF26.5 .A3 2004j
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 330 p. :
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17626382M
LC Control Number2005414061
OCLC/WorldCa57480075

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