Table of contents for Medical malpractice and the U.S. health care system / edited by William M. Sage, Rogan Kersh.

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Contents
Introduction
William M. Sage and Rogan Kersh
Chapter 1. The Medical Malpractice System: Structure and
Performance
Michelle M. Mello and David M. Studdert
Chapter 2. Malpractice Reform as a Health Policy Problem
William M. Sage
Chapter 3. Medical Malpractice and the New Politics of Health Care
Rogan Kersh
Chapter 4. Who Pays When Malpractice Premiums Rise?
Mark V. Pauly
Chapter 5. The Effects of the US Malpractice System on the Cost and
Quality of Care
David J. Becker and Daniel P. Kessler
Chapter 6. Liability, Patient Safety, and Defensive Medicine: What
Does the Future Hold?
Troyen A. Brennan, Michelle M. Mello, and David M. Studdert
Chapter 7. Medical Liability and the Culture of Technology
Peter D. Jacobson
Chapter 8. Prmoting Fairness in the Medical Malpractice System
Maxwell J. Mehlman
Chapter 9. Caps and the Construction of Damages in Medical
Malpractice Cases
Catherine M. Sharkey
Chapter 10. Expertise and the Legal Process
Catherine T. Struve
Chapter 11. Disclosure and Fair Resolution of Adverse Events
Carol B. Liebman and Chris Stern Hyman
Chapter 12. Enterprise Liability in the 21st Century
Randall R. Bovbjerg and Robert Berenson
Chapter 13. Private Contractual Alternatives to Malpractice Liability
Jennifer Arlen
Chapter 14. Medical Malpractice Insurance Reform: "Enterprise
Insurance" and Some Alternatives
Tom Baker
Chapter 15. Governments as Insurers in Professional and Hospital
Liability Insurance Markets
Frank A. Sloan and Charles E. Eesley
Chapter 16. Medicare-Led Malpractice Reform
Eleanor Kinney and William Sage
Bibliography

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Physicians -- Malpractice -- United States.
Insurance, Physicians' liability -- United States.
Medical care -- United States.