Tort Reform & Medical Malpractice: Texas
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1977: Medical Liability and Insurance Improvement Act (MLIIA) passed and codified as Article 4590 of the Texas Revised Civil Statutes
Cultural shift could lead to increase in volume of medical malpractice suits
In theory, improved quality should lead to fewer medical malpractice suits
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