Medical malpractice encompasses any situation in which a medical professional fails to provide the accepted standard of care, resulting in the bodily harm or death of a patient. Also called medical negligence, medical malpractice may include misdiagnosis, failure to monitor a patient’s status, prescribing or administering a wrong medication, and mistakes made during surgery or the birthing process.
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