Although most malpractice cases against dermatologists are abandoned, withdrawn or dismissed, communication with patients may minimize liability, especially for dyschromia, which is the most prevalent outcome resulting in claims, according to a study in JAMA Dermatology.
The study, which was published on Dec. 6, found that male dermatologists were sued more often than female dermatologists. Why? Female physicians are better communicators.
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