Definition of Medical Malpractice:
It is any act or omission by a physician during treatment of a patient that deviates from accepted norms of practice in the medical community and causes an injury to the patient.
More generally, from the online medical dictionary, Medical Malpractice is the Improper, unskilled, or negligent treatment of a patient by a physician, dentist, nurse, pharmacist, or other health care professional.
Examples of Medical Malpractice:
- Error in Anesthesia
- Cardiology Negligence
- Failure to Diagnose Cancer
- Misdiagnosis of DVT
- Mistake During Childbirth
- Failure to Treat Appendicitis
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