Medical Malpractice

Subject: General Questions    / General General Questions

must be 250 words and must have 2 APA format citations
Topic: Wk 2- Discussion

Discussion Question

A licensed anesthesiologist ran out of oxygen before a surgical procedure was completed, causing the patient to suffer a fatal cardiac arrest. This case was adjudicated (decided legally) as a medical malpractice case and the plaintiff won. Identify the 4Ds of negligence, and explain if and how they would apply to this case. Compare your answer with other students in this course. How were your answers similar? Different? Explain