Proving Medical Diagnosis and Prognosis

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By Marshall Houts

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Hundreds of medical tests--how they are performed and how to read their findings; includes complete, authoritative guidance on orthopedic, neurologic, laboratory and other clinical tests. In-depth discussion of medical records. Simple steps for measuring the examining doctor's performance in every primary medical test covered:

  • Anatomy and physiology. Medical background for each test.
  • Indications. What the doctor attempts to prove with each test.
  • Methods.
  • Findings. "Positive" and "negative" results explained for each test.
  • Possible errors.
  • Confirmation of Results. Other tests the doctor can use if results are in doubt.
  • Relative effectiveness. Relevance of test results to the injury.
  • Direct and cross examinations. Trial-tested techniques from actual court transcripts.

    Numerous charts, tables and illustrations provide quick reference to the common concepts of diagnosis. Detailed index.

    First published in 1970.

    14 Volumes; updated 2 times each year with revisions and supplements.

    This eBook features links to Lexis Advance for further legal research options.

  • Proving Medical Diagnosis and Prognosis