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Articles by James F. Wilson, DVM, JD

James F. Wilson, DVM, JD

Educational debt crisis looms for veterinary graduates
April 29, 2008

Educational debt

Medical error and liability: How technology can be a safeguard
April 1, 2008

As discussed previously, the emergence of a "reasonable physician" standard of care affects both human and veterinary practitioners, defining our approach to error management. Under this standard, adverse events previously defensible by deference to custom might now result in decisions of negligence if it is determined that such events were easily preventable.

Medical error and liability: A changing legal landscape
February 1, 2008

The commission of errors is an unavoidable part of human existence. While errors might be as benign as misplacing car keys, their existence in the medical arena might be disastrous, causing injury or death.

The real value and cost of mentorship
October 1, 2005

Many new graduates are not ready or able to reach productivity that will make them profitable to employers.

Medical malpractice crisis: Coming soon to a profession near you
June 21, 2005

Veterinarians average $312,360 in revenue production and the average medical malpractice premium hovers at $197...


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