Factors profile riskfor malpractice claims

January 15, 2004

Anaheim, CA-Results of a retrospective, longitudinal cohort study point to specific physician-related factors that significantly increase the risk of LASIK/PRK malpractice liability claims and lawsuits, said Richard L. Abbott, MD, at the International Society of Refractive Surgery/American Academy of Ophthalmology subspecialty day meeting.