Denise, a small-town doctor, is sued for medical malpractice because - 8131

Solution Posted by
Solution Detail
Price: $1.25
  • From: ,
  • Posted on: Tue 17 Apr, 2012
  • Request id: None
  • Purchased: 0 time(s)
  • Average Rating: No rating
Request Description

 

Denise, a small-town doctor, is sued for medical malpractice because she did not correctly diagnose a rare tropical disease, from which her patient died. The standard of care that will be applied by the court is: 

 

A.   Denise will be judged by the reasonable person standard

 

B.  Denise will be judged by the standards applicable to small-town doctors

C.   Denise will be judged against the standard applied to tropical disease specialists

D.   Denise will be judged by the highest medical standards

 

 

 

 

Solution Description

Denise, a small-town doctor, is sued for medical malpractice because she did not correctly diagnose a rare tropical disease, from whic