The judicial process discovery and deposition

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Abstract

This chapter explores the nature and conduct of pretrial discovery and the deposition process from the physician's point of view. Practical suggestions for witness preparation and guides to recognition of the methods, procedures, and goals of the plaintiff attorney are presented. Courtroom deportment is discussed, and model questions and appropriate responses are included.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMedical Malpractice
Subtitle of host publicationA Physician's Sourcebook
PublisherHumana Press
Pages53-62
Number of pages10
ISBN (Print)1588293890, 9781588293893
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2005

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Keywords

  • Deposition
  • discovery
  • interrogatory
  • medical malpractice

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Epstein, J. I. (2005). The judicial process discovery and deposition. In Medical Malpractice: A Physician's Sourcebook (pp. 53-62). Humana Press. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-59259-845-8_5