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70 percent of Maryland's obstetricians and gynecologists sued at least once

a study has reported that 70% of Maryland's obstetricians and gynecologists have been sued at least once with the average settlement more than $1 million. The average malpractice insurance premium for OB-GYNs is about 150,000 this year.

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About: 70 percent of Maryland's obstetricians and gynecologists sued at least once

Date: 12 December 2004

Source: The Washington Times

Author: Robert Redding Jr

URL: http://washingtontimes.com/metro/20041211-114116-5399r.htm

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