Malpractice claims against U.S. doctors are often dismissed, and when they go to trial, the verdict is usually in the doctor's favor, according to a new study. But even when a case is dismissed, the road is typically long for both doctors and the patients suing, researchers said. Anupam B. Jena of the Massachusetts General Hospital is quoted.
Stay informed via email on the latest news, research, and
media from Harvard Medical School.