ERIC Number: EJ469045
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Legal Considerations in Clinical Decision Making.
Ursu, Samuel C.
Journal of Dental Education, v56 n12 p808-11 Dec 1992
Discussion of legal issues in dental clinical decision making looks at the nature and elements of applicable law, especially malpractice, locus of responsibility, and standards of care. Greater use of formal decision analysis in clinical dentistry and better research on diagnosis and treatment are recommended, particularly in light of increasing litigation. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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