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- Length: 13 Pages
- Topic: Healthcare
- Paper #: 3487080
The plaintiff, however, has a burden of proof prior to any other technical issues. In addition, because of the nature of the allegation, and the fact that normal members of a jury or judge cannot be expected to understand complext medical terms and procedures, expert witnesses are typically called -- usually for both sides (Uribe, 1999).
In the United States, there have been several cases that have set international precedence