Introduction to Health Care Law. Professor Edward P. Richards LSU Law Center http://biotech.law.lsu.edu/. Key Issues. Scientific medicine is about 120 years old Technology based medicine is less than 60 years old Doctors are not scientists and many do not practice scientific medicine.
Professor Edward P. RichardsLSU Law Centerhttp://biotech.law.lsu.edu/
About 1910, going to the doctor and particularly the hospital shifted from being more dangerous than avoiding them to increasing your chance of survival.
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