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OB-GYNs and Surgeons are Most Likely to Be Sued

Posted March 1, 2016 by Stacy Bolzenius

Malpractice lawsuits can cost OB-GYN practitioners a considerable amount of money and damage their reputation. Unfortunately, women’s health professionals are among the top medical professionals involved in these types of lawsuits. Statistics on Malpractice Lawsuits A recent survey conducted by Medscape found that 59 percent of more than 4,000 primary-care physicians in the U.S. have been involved in one or more malpractice lawsuits during the course of their career. Close to one-third of these were due to accusations of inaccurate Continue reading…