Medical school attended as a predictor of medical malpractice claims
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    Dear Editor,

    The no-child-left-behind program grades schools on the basis of test- scores on their pupils. Waters, Lefevre, and Budetti have arguably developed a far more valid and relevant measure of school-performance by assessing malpractice-experience, as a function of medical school.

    It seems anomalous, even negligent, that the authors would develop data on which medical schools produce graduates wh...

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