Evil practice; illegal or immoral conduct; practice contrary to established rules; specifically, the treatment of a case by a surgeon or physician in a manner which is contrary to accepted rules and productive of unfavorable results.
Reform of the medical liability system should be considered as part of a comprehensive response to surging medical malpractice premiums that endanger Americans' access to quality medical care. Lincoln Chafee
If medical doctors can be sued for malpractice, shouldn't financial professionals practice under the same safeguard? Robert Kiyosaki
I welcome the President and working with him to try to get some of that medical malpractice reform so we can get the cost of health care to come down. Ben Quayle
If people understood that doctors weren't divine, perhaps the odor of malpractice might diminish. Richard Selzer
I think we are faced in medicine with the reality that we have to be willing to talk about our failures and think hard about them, even despite the malpractice system. I mean, there are things that we can do to make that system better. Atul Gawande