Microeconomics: Principles, Problems, & Policies, 20th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0077660811
ISBN 13: 978-0-07766-081-9

Chapter 22 - Health Care - Review Questions: 3

Answer

c. Defensive medicine

Work Step by Step

Defensive medicine is the practice followed by doctors to avoid malpractice lawsuits. Doctors vary of these consequences, tend to recommend more and more tests in order to be sure that the patients are not affected by any other disease or problems.
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