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Uncertain causation in medical liability, Lara Khoury

Label
Uncertain causation in medical liability
Title
Uncertain causation in medical liability
Statement of responsibility
Lara Khoury
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Proving' the cause of the plaintiff's injury in personal injury litigation often entails significant challenges, particularly when science cannot identify the cause of a biological phenomenon or when the nature of this cause is debatable. This problem is frequently encountered in medical malpractice cases, where the limitations of scientific knowledge are still extensive. Yet judges must decide cases, however uncertain the evidence with regard to proof of causation. Reluctant to leave patients without compensation, courts have in some cases challenged their traditional approach to causation t
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khoury, Lara
Dewey number
344.04/11
Index
index present
LC call number
K4365
LC item number
.K48 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical personnel
  • Physicians
  • Medical jurisprudence
  • Proximate cause (Law)
  • Liability (Law)
  • Liability, Legal
  • Malpractice
  • Causality
  • Health Personnel
  • Jurisprudence
  • LAW
  • Liability (Law)
  • Medical jurisprudence
  • Medical personnel
  • Physicians
  • Proximate cause (Law)
  • Aansprakelijkheid
  • Artsen
  • Causaliteit
  • Bewijsrecht
  • Engeland
  • Australië
  • Canada
  • Frankrijk
Label
Uncertain causation in medical liability, Lara Khoury
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-254) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Problems in the proof of causation -- Flexibility -- Reversal of the burden of proving causation -- Probabilistic assessment of damages -- Inferences of causation
Control code
191825322
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 270 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847312730
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781847312730
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191825322
Label
Uncertain causation in medical liability, Lara Khoury
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-254) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Problems in the proof of causation -- Flexibility -- Reversal of the burden of proving causation -- Probabilistic assessment of damages -- Inferences of causation
Control code
191825322
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxii, 270 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847312730
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781847312730
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191825322

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