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States have been split on whether to uphold or drop non-economic damage caps on damages for decades, hoping to lower medical malpractice lawsuits and insurance premiums for physicians. In this article, Katherine Hubbard discusses six of the many myths surrounding the debate.
damages, pain and suffering, medical malpractice, insurance
Hubbard, Katherine, "Six Myths of Capping Pain and Suffering Damages" (2019). SLU Law Journal Online. 8.