A descriptive study of medical malpractice cases in Turkey


Gundogmus U., Erdogan M., Sehiralti M. , Kurtas O.

ANNALS OF SAUDI MEDICINE, cilt.25, ss.404-408, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5144/0256-4947.2005.404
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF SAUDI MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.404-408

Özet

BACKGROUND: Medical malpractice claims in Turkey have increased. We evaluated the problem by describing medical malpractice cases assessed by the Higher Health Council between 1993 and 1998. Our recommendations should help to improve care and decrease medical malpractice claims.