Professional liability and obstetrical health care delivery.

R. P. Lederman

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Abstract

Nurse-midwives are finding liability insurance either prohibitively expensive or simply unavailable--despite the fact that, in contrast to obstetricians, they are rarely sued. As a consequence, maternal health services for rural and poor women are rapidly disappearing.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)14-17
Number of pages4
JournalNursing Outlook
Volume39
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1991

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Maternal Health Services
Liability Insurance
Nurse Midwives
Legal Liability
Delivery of Health Care

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Professional liability and obstetrical health care delivery. / Lederman, R. P.

In: Nursing Outlook, Vol. 39, No. 1, 01.1991, p. 14-17.

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Lederman, RP 1991, 'Professional liability and obstetrical health care delivery.', Nursing Outlook, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 14-17.
Lederman, R. P. / Professional liability and obstetrical health care delivery. In: Nursing Outlook. 1991 ; Vol. 39, No. 1. pp. 14-17.
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