Written by attorney Matthew Aulin Crist

Medical Malpractice overview

Medical malpractice occurs when a doctor makes an error and such error causes injury to the patient; it encompasses a wide range of possibilities, however, the core boils down to whether the provider's services were within the standard of care and caused the complained injury.

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