Leading reasons U.S. physicians are sued 2015

Most common reasons for malpractice suits against U.S. physicians as of 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 8, 2016
Leading reasons U.S. physicians are sued 2015 This graph presents the most common reasons for malpractice suits against U.S. physicians as of 2015. It was found that failure to diagnose and patients suffering an abnormal injury were the most common reasons for physicians being sued, each accounting for 31 percent of the total.
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Most common reasons for malpractice suits against U.S. physicians as of 2015

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