# Describe the theories that could support a lawsuit under these circumstances: A surgeon performs elective surgery on a patient. The patient later complains to the surgeon about the pains resulting from the surgery. The surgeon dismisses his complaints an not

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1. ## Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information

Describe the theories that could support a lawsuit under these circumstances: A surgeon performs elective surgery on a patient. The patient later complains to the surgeon about the pains resulting from the surgery. The surgeon dismisses his complaints an
2. ## Health information

A surgeon performs elective surgery on Patrick John Smith. Smith later complains to his surgeon about pain resulting from the surgery. His surgeon dismisses his complaints as not credible and eventually withdraws from the case. Smith is then treated by
3. ## health and legal

A surgeon performs elective surgery on Patrick John Smith. Smith later complains to his surgeon about pain resulting from the surgery. His surgeon dismisses his complaints as not credible and eventually withdraws from the case. Smith is then treated by
4. ## Law and ethics

A surgeon performs elective surgery on John Smith. Smith later complains to his surgeon about pain resulting from the surgery. His surgeon dismisses his complaints as not credible and eventually withdraws from the case. Smith is then treated by another
5. ## College Algebra II

A patient’s cost for a hospital stay is determined as follows: Admission = \$50 Room charge: first night: \$1000 nights 2-4: \$1500 per night night 5 and beyond: \$2000 per night Surgery: \$8500 per surgeon, plus \$3000 for an anesthesiologist (a) What would
6. ## English

1.I'm worried about my looks. I want to become more handsome. What should I do? - Why don¡¯t use organic cosmetics on your face? - Why don¡¯t put organic cosmetics on your face? - Why don¡¯t you wash your face more often? - Why don¡¯t you have
7. ## Grammar

Select the correctly punctuated sentence. 1.A) Dr. Jones is an excellent surgeon but does not have a good bedside manner. B) Dr. Jones is an excellent surgeon, but does not have a good bedside manner. C) Dr. Jones, is an excellent surgeon, but does not
8. ## ECONOMICS

1)A plastic surgeon thinks she can make more revenue by lowering the price of cosmetic surgery. She lowers her hourly rate from \$600 to \$550. If cosmetic surgery is an elastic service, is she correct in her assumption? A)Yes B)No 2)How would the elasticity
9. ## english

Which type of faulty logic appears in this sentence? Dr. Bishop has never performed a surgery before, so he must not be equipped to be a good surgeon.
10. ## Math Literacy

I really don't know how to begin to approach this problem. A 6-year-old patient underwent an outpatient tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy The surgeon ordered 1,000 cc D5W, dispensed at a rate of 600 cc every 8 hours, to maintain hydration levels. A
11. ## Math medication problems

I really don't know how to begin to approach this problem. A 6-year-old patient underwent an outpatient tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy The surgeon ordered 1,000 cc D5W, dispensed at a rate of 600 cc every 8 hours, to maintain hydration levels. A
12. ## Anatomy

Explain why a surgeon would use subq sutures duing abdominal surgery, but not during an open reduction and internal fixation of a fractured radius
13. ## English

1. A surgeon made a cut in the patient's stomach. 2. A surgeon cut in the patient's stomach. (Are both the same in meaning?) 3. David took off the poster and cleaned the wall. 4. David took away the poster and cleaned the wall. 5. David took the poster and
14. ## English

Hello everyone! Can you write me some ideas about: "Being a surgeon is a stressfull job." i coulkd really use some help and also ideas about solve tis problem=stress. So what could eg a surgeon do to be /more relaxed? thank you!
15. ## English

Introducing cosmetic surgery to vulnerable adults and teenagers is cruel at best and without a doubt immoral. Beauty should not be taken so seriously that it effaces personality. Unfortunately, we are living in a world that is image obsessed and the kind
16. ## english essay

Hello everyone! Can you write me some ideas about: "Being a surgeon is a stressfull job." i coulkd really use some help and also ideas about solve tis problem=stress. So what could eg a surgeon do to be /more relaxed? thank you!
17. ## English

The surgeon---------------------operated on the patient has a great reputation. Which of the following options correctly completes the sentence above? a) whom b) that c) who d) which
18. ## economics

Dr. Leona Williams, a well-known plastic surgeon, has a reputation for being one of the best surgeons for reconstructuve nose surgery. Dr. williams enjoys a rather substantial degree of markt power in this market
19. ## english

which sentence contains a verb in the simple past tense? a.the patient complained of pain in the knee. b.the patient had complained of pain in the knee. c.the patient complains of pain in the knee. d.the patient will complain about pain after surgery
20. ## ENGLISH

Love is a surgeon Love can cut into your flesh like a scalpel Love can operate upon your heart Love can circumcise you Perhaps you don't believe it But i know. Love operates Upon your skin, your hair, your gait For Love there is no remedy Except the
21. ## health care law

who, if anyone, is at fault when a 21 year old injuries his finger and request that an orthopedic doctor perform the surgery. After a second surgery, circulation could not be restored and the finger had to be amputated. After the amputation, the patient
22. ## Health

What type of questions should a patient ask a doctor before getting cosmetic surgery? A. How many years has the doctor performed the surgery B. Who administers the anesthesia C. In which state is the doctor licensed to practice surgery? D. All of the above
23. ## health

What type of questions should a patient ask a doctor before getting cosmetic surgery? A. How many years has the doctor performed the surgery B. Who administers the anesthesia C. In which state is the doctor licensed to practice surgery? D. All of the above
24. ## Ruwaydah

This is my hw, however i do not know to put these quotations in my sentences can someone help me? and please do not copy this!I repeat I have recently read Liane Beam Wansbrough’s article on the topic of cosmetic plastic surgery, and I am writing to
25. ## ENGLISH

hy! Can somebody be so kind and correct my essay on " Being a surgeon is very stressful" I would really appreciate it, because my english is not perfect and I think I made some mistakes :) According to my opinion being a surgeon is one of the most
26. ## Allied Health

A man sued his surgeon for malpractice. although the surgeon was found guilty, the man was awarded only \$25 because he didn't suffer any actual damages. This case is an example of actual, punitive, nominal or compensatory damages. I chose "nominal"
27. ## Medical Staff Service

i need help on someone one showing me how to set up a proctorship form. for example i need to prepare a form showing how the proctorship process is completed for a surgeon who recently obtained staff privileges instead of doing the surgeon show me a
28. ## Grammar

Are these sentence's correctly punctuated? The motor vehicle accident, however, was not the patient's fault. Dr. Jones is an excellent surgeon, but does not have a good bedside manner. She was tried on various antibiotics, and an infectious disease
29. ## stats

you have torn a tendon and are facing surgery to repair it. the surgeon explains the risk to you: infection occurs 3% of such operations, the repair fails in 14%, and both infection and failure occur together in 1%. what percent of these operations succeed
30. ## HCA 230

A middle-aged patient has awoken from surgery. He begins screaming for someone to talk to him about his condition. Earlier in the day, he was told by his doctor that his surgery revealed intestinal cancer. No one has been in to see him since that
31. ## smoking

when did the surgeon general issue the first report indictating that secondhand smoke is dangerous to nonsmokers http://www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/history/biokoop.htm See if this helps any. I see the date of 1964 as the beginning of the Public Health
32. ## ENGLISH

Love is a surgeon. Love can cut into your flesh like a scalpel Love can operate upon your heart Love can circumcise you Perhaps you don't believe it But i know. Love operates Upon your skin, your hair, your gait For Love there is no remedy Except the
33. ## english

Getting done a plastic surgery will contain side effects leading quite severe pains such as: back pain, bruises and so on. This is so serious that you may have to wear head bandages after a surgery. Getting done a plastic surgery will contain side effects
34. ## english

Sentences with the same meaning. The beginnig is set. b) I wish you'd told me about the cheap flights to Italy. - If only you told me about the cheap flights to Italy c) Thanks to the skill of the surgeon, the child survived. - If it hadn't been a good
35. ## Punctuation Sentence

Select the correct sentence. 1. Dr. Jones is an excellent surgeon but does not have a good bedside manner. 2. Dr. Jones is an excellent surgeon, but does not have a good bedside manner. 3. Dr. Jones, is an excellent surgeon, but does not have a good
36. ## medical coding

dr. hannah tells a patient about the surgery needed to treat cholecysistis. she gives the patient a paper that decribes the produre, its risks and why it will be preformed and asks the patient to sign the paper if he agress to the procedure, this document
37. ## d

I have read your article that Liane Beam Wansbrough produced, on the topic of cosmetic plastic surgery, and I am writing to express my beliefs and feelings on the topic that you have issued out. I can understand your point of view, why you chose to help
38. ## medical terminology

dr hammer has scheduled a patient for chemotherapy. the patient had a mastectomy on june 1, 2000. Chemotherapy used after surgery is referred to as A) adjuvant, B) hormone, C) biologic, D) simulation
39. ## GRAMMAR

Dear MS. Writeacher - Thank You 1.(4). Since the previous scan, the patient has undergone surgery leaving a distorted and small right hemithorax. I put the comma here because you could start a new sentence with The Patient ..... 2.(5). The remainder of the
40. ## engineering

surgery successful 0.91 and continued health 0.85 are the probability of two outcomes for a patient given surgical for a possible condition.what is the probability of positive outcome (surgery successful or continued health). here are the option a.0.12
41. ## Allied Health

According to the AMA, what is the key reason behind a physician's duty of confidentiality to a patient? A. The U.S. Consititution requires a physician's confidentiality. B. The patient will feel more confident in disclosing information to a physician. C.If
42. ## Intro to health care mgmt

Select one of the following as your department/issue. • Surgery Unit: The surgery unit is consistently starting surgery late, which is causing delays in all subsequent procedures. • Environmental Services: It is taking an excessive amount of time to
43. ## English

I still have a few doubts. Can you please tell me if the sentences are all possible? Thank you 1) He cut his finger when he was slicing some bread. The surgeon gave him five stiches. The surgeon put five stiches in his finger. 2) The doctor put a cast on
44. ## Chemistry

In planning to administer a gaseous anesthetic to a patient, a. Why must the anesthesiologist take into account the fact that during surgery the gaseous anesthetic is used both at room (18 degrees C) and the patient's body temperature (37 degrees C)? The
45. ## Health

What is the name of national surgeon general?
46. ## Medical Coding

What are the CPT and ICD codes for this case? Gladys Swain slipped from a sidewalk curb and twisted her right ankle. Because of the severe pain she was suffering and the inability to bear weight on the foot, she sought treatment at her neighborhood
47. ## Health

What type of questions should a patient ask a doctor before getting cosmetic surgery?
48. ## Managerial Economics

Dr. Jeraisy, a well-known plastic surgeon, has a reputation for being one of the best surgeons for reconstructive nose surgery. Dr. Jeraisy enjoys a rather substantial degree of market power in this market. She has estimated demand for her work to be: Q =
49. ## Managerial Economics

Dr. Jeraisy, a well-known plastic surgeon, has a reputation for being one of the best surgeons for reconstructive nose surgery. Dr. Jeraisy enjoys a rather substantial degree of market power in this market. She has estimated demand for her work to be: Q =
50. ## Grammar

Specify if sentences are complete, fragments or run-on: 1) The surgical team recommended that surgery be performed as soon as possible, the patient, however, wanted more time to think about it. SENTENCE FRAGMENT 2) Postoperative plan is for the patient to
51. ## Grammar

Are these sentences correctly punctuated? Mrs. Smith came to the hospital accompanied by her husband, Mr. Smith, and their youngest daughter. Naturally, if the need arises, I would be happy to see him again. Dr. Jones is an excellent surgeon, but does not
52. ## health

According to the AMA, what is a key reason behind a physician’s duty of confidentiality to a patient? A. The U.S. Constitution requires a physician’s confidentiality. B. The patient will feel more confident in disclosing information to the physician.
53. ## Statistics

An auditor reviewed 25 oral surgery insurance claims from a particular surgical office, determining that the mean out-of-pocker patient billing above the reimbursed amount was \$275.66 with a standard deviation of \$78.11. (a)at the 5% level of significance,
54. ## Health/profession

If I wanted to become a cardiovascular surgeon, would I take pre-medicine for osteopathic?
55. ## medical coding

Gladys Swain slipped from a sidewalk curb and twisted her right ankle. Because of the severe pain she was suffering and the inability to bear weight on the foot, she sought treatment at her neighborhood hospital emergency department. The treating
56. ## Biology

As a nurse in a hospital, your observe that certain kinds of pain may be allievated by mere offering of a drug, potent or not. To test this hypothesis, two pain drugs and placebo randomly adminstered to patients following surgery. Time is recorded in hours
57. ## Stats

An auditor reviewed 25 oral surgery insurance claims from a particular surgical office, determining that the mean out-of-pocket patient billing above the reimbursed amount was \$275.66 with a standard deviation of \$78.11. (a) At the 5 percent level of
58. ## Statistics

An auditor reviewed 25 oral surgery insurance claims from a particular surgical office, determining that the mean out-of-pocket patient billing above the reimbursed amount was \$275.66 with a standard deviation of \$78.11. (a) At the 5 percent level of
59. ## Statistic

A local eye clinic has two doctors. Dr. Kutallot recommends glass 60% of the time and corrective surgery 40% percent of the time. Dr. Lenzie recommends glasses 70% of the time and 30% of the time. 60% of the patients are treated by Dr. Lenzie. No patients
60. ## dentistry question

is it possible to become a dental surgeon with just average grades, and no math in senior year?
61. ## MED SCHOOL

I want to be a plastic surgeon, is going to a community college for my general eds going to affect me?
62. ## english

Instead of being the solution to larger issues like low self-esteem and depression, cosmetic surgery has become the issue." This is my theis, can I please get some help with supportive information to support my thesis. This paper is for cosmetic surgery.
63. ## statistics

microfracture knee surgery has a 75% chance of success on patients with degenerative knees. The surgery is performed on 5 patients. Find the probability of the surgery being successful on less than 3 patients
64. ## stats

microfracture knee surgery has a 75 chance of success on patients with degernerative knees. the surgery is performed on 5 patients. find the probability of the surgery being succesful on less than 3 patients?
65. ## statistics

Microfracture knee surgery has a 75% chance of success on patients with degenerative knees. The surgery is performed on 5 patients. Find the probability of the surgery being successful on 3 or 4 patients?
66. ## Grammar and punctuation

Select the sentence which is correctly punctuated, spaced, and capitalized. A) His surgery is scheduled for 1530. B) His surgery is scheduled for 15:30. C) His surgery is scheduled for: 15:30. My answer is B, C doesn't seem right with the colon at the end
67. ## Health

I Feel its B. Or D. Trcky question According to the AMA, what is a key reason behind a physician’s duty of confidentiality to a patient? A. The U.S. Constitution requires a physician’s confidentiality. B. The patient will feel more confident in
68. ## Medical Billing & Coding

You've started your first day at Venture Outpatient Surgery Center. Code the Following operative report: Operative Report PREOPERATION DIAGNOSIS: Left flank soft tissue mass POSTOPERATIVE DIAGNOSIS: Left flank soft tissue mass SURGEON: John Doe, DO
69. ## medical coding

Which of the following code categories should be chosen over codes from other chapters for the same condition? A. Complications of pregnancy B. Neoplasms C. Blood disorders D. Metabolic and nutritional diseases 2. Pyuria or bacteria in the urine should be
70. ## Algebra

Can anyone tell me if this answer is correct? Solve the problem. Let's imagine that in 2001, a surgeon performs the first brain transplant, the only transplant performed that year. If in 2010, there are 983 brain transplants, find an exponential growth
71. ## Phys

A surgeon is using material from a donated heart to repair a patient's damaged aorta and needs to know the elastic characteristics of this aortal material. Tests performed on a 16.0 cm strip of the donated aorta reveal that it stretches 3.16 cm when a 1.60
72. ## optical density of safety googles

Optical density (0.0.) is defined as the logarithm (power of ten) of the attenuation of light transmitted through protective eye wear at a particular wavelength. For example, if glasses attenuate light at 1,064 nm. to 1 / 100,000 of its original intensity,
73. ## english

I consider that cosmetic surgery is a personal option but in some cases it becomes a bad addiction for example having a cosmetic surgery can lead a person thinking to have another surgery because it gave them a nice appearance this is when appearance made

Patients who have artificial hip-replacement surgery experience pain the first day after surgery. Typically, the pain is measured on a subjective scale using values of 1 to 5. Let x represent the random variable, the pain score as determined by the
75. ## social studies

what is one advantage of being an apprentice? A: work long hours B: become a artisan C: have little free time D: carry surgeon's tools Is it B?
76. ## health

What is an example of a patient in crisis? A. A patient who is happily married B. A patient who recently earned a promotion at work C. A patient who recently lost his or her job D. A patient who started a new exercise regimen c?

New Orleans’s Mt. Sinai Hospital is a large, private, 600-bed facility complete with laboratories, operating rooms, and X-ray equipment. In seeking to increase revenues, Mt.Sinai’s administration has decided to make a 90-bedadditiononaportionofadjacent
78. ## HCA 220

Due Week 5 Day 4 This discussion question is an audio dialogue. You will start the discussion and your classmates will help you finish it by responding to you. You must also provide a written transcript of all of your responses. Your portion of the
79. ## LA

I read this story called Secret life of Walter Mitty online. Question 1. Does walter undergo any changes as the story processes? is this the answer please check His "secret life" takes him to a world of amazing and fantastic adventures beyond the world of
80. ## bus mgt

For this discussion use the "Critical Thinking Process" document to analyze the problem-solving the individuals may apply in the case study, "Elective Surgery Department Faces Decreased Patient Satisfaction." Share your chosen role and your role's ideas
81. ## English

I urgenlty need to know which alternatives are possible. I know the first is correct. Thank you. 1) The doctor put a cast on my ankle/ The doctor casted my anke. I had to keep/have/ a cast for a month. 2) Why don't you take some bicarb to help your
82. ## medical billing/coding

I need help coding this question. could someone help me. CPT CODE:__________________________ ICD-9-CM CODE:_____________________ Code the following "You've started your first day at Venture Outpatient Surgery Center. OPERATIVE REPORT: Preoperative
83. ## Grammar

Are the following sentences punctuated correctly? The patient’s mother, despite multiple attempts, was unable to be reached. His unusual contradictory explanation requires a psychiatric workup. Before we begin surgery he needs to be seen by the
84. ## physics

what physics topics affect a laser surgeon?
85. ## accounting I

I have to journalize the following entry for Sir-Rents-A-Lot: Sept 29, 2009 A child was slightly injured when he fell off of the front-end loader that was rented to Landscrapers Inc. The child is the only son of a lawyer and an orthopedic surgeon. They
86. ## Health

Cosmetic surgery is more likely to lead to disappointment if a person is ________. A. Seeking surgery with the hope of influencing a change in oneself B. Seeking surgery with the hope of influencing a change in someone else C. Seeking surgery with the hope
87. ## health

Cosmetic surgery is more likely to lead to disappointment if a person is ________. A. Seeking surgery with the hope of influencing a change in oneself B. Seeking surgery with the hope of influencing a change in someone else C. Seeking surgery with the hope
88. ## Medical coding and Billing

Which of the following might constitute breach of patient-doctor confidentiality? A. Medical assistant phones patient to convey test results B. Medical assistant looks at patient’s medical records C. Receptionist with no medical training makes
89. ## Physics

Hospital patient. A 90.0 kg patient is suspended in a raised hospital bed as shown in the figure. The wire is attached to a brace on the patient's neck and pulls parallel to the bed, and the coefficients of kinetic and static friction between the patient
90. ## MEDICAL CODING

Use the CPT, ICD-9-CM, and ICD-10-CM manuals to assign the appropriate Emergency department visit, procedure, modifier, and diagnoses codes to the following case scenario. 1. Use the CPT, ICD-9-CM, and ICD-10-CM Manuals to assign the appropriate Emergency

Cosmetic surgery is more likely to lead to disappointment if a person is ________. A. Seeking surgery with the hope of influencing a change in oneself B. Seeking surgery with the hope of influencing a change in someone else C. Seeking surgery with the hope
92. ## Grammar

The patient is to follow up in the surgery clinic. A) complete sentence B) fragment C) run-on I think it is a(a complete sentence)
93. ## Punctuation

Select the correctly punctuated sentence. A) It was an exhausting complicated surgery. B) It was an exhausting, complicated surgery. C) It was an exhausting, complicated surgery My answer is B
94. ## Economics

who knows how to measure the true cost of a pint of B-Positive blood? A.None of these B.Any competent medical authority C.Only the Surgeon General of the United States D.An economist E.A clerk at the blood bank
95. ## law

Case Discussion A patient has filed a \$3 million medical malpractice lawsuit against St. Patrick Hospital. In light of the patient’s litigious background and the facts of the case, hospital administration is adamant that it is not liable. It has
96. ## english

Is being overly skinny, not eating regularly or cosmetic surgery really appealing? Well, we're in a society where celebrities have taken over individuals' lives. That we as individuals don't have much pride in ourselves anymore . We have to put in our mind
97. ## English

After heart surgery, the patient spent all night quietly dozing until she was awakened by the cacophony of the hospital employees. Which of the following is the meaning for "cacophony" used in the sentence above? A. Harsh sounds B. Conversation C. Routine
98. ## English

I have read Liane Beam Wansbrough’s article on the topic of cosmetic plastic surgery, and I am writing to express my viewpoint and feelings as I feel so strongly about this subject. Whilst I can appreciate why you would choose to help young teenagers who