SCOPE: This research guide is not all-inclusive. It does, however, present resources available at the California Western library and online regarding medical malpractice. It is designed to provide the researcher with guidance as to the location of materials dealing with this subject. Additional research can be conducted by using the KIM system, legal periodical indices, and other finding aids. Access to licensed databases is limited to students and faculty at California Western. We welcome suggestions for improvement on this and other research guides. Please consult the Reference Librarian with suggestions and further research questions. This research guide was originally compiled August 1998. It was most recently revised in July 2006.
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Boumil, Marcia Mobilia, and Clifford E. Elias. Law of Medical Liability in a Nutshell.
Danner, Douglas, Larry L. Varn, and Susan J. Mathias. Medical malpractice: checklists and discovery [loose-leaf].
Frank, Robert W., and Janice F. Mulligan/. Medical malpractice in
Leitner, David L., ed. Managed care liability: examining risks and responsibilities in a changing health care system.
Louisell, David W., and Harold Williams. Medical malpractice.
McClellan, Frank M. Medical malpractice: law, tactics, and ethics.
Patterson, Richard M. Harney’s medical malpractice.
Pozgar, George D. Legal aspects of health care administration, 6th ed.
[NOTE: Internet site addresses change frequently. Accordingly, some of these sites may no longer exist under the addresses provided. To locate changed addresses, search for the page title using an Internet search engine such as Google (www.google.com) .]
Harvard Risk Management Foundation
This foundation is affiliated with a professional liability insurer. It provides supplemental services to those insured medical professionals.
Medical Board of California
Medical News Today. Medical Malpractice/Litigation News.
NOTE: Access to licensed databases is limited to students and faculty at
1. Medical Malpractice Law and Strategy
2. Medical Malpractice Trial Filings