This article presents a "technical standards of care." approach to the question of malpractice. The article describes a common disease, its symptoms and proper diagnosis, proper methods of treatment and surgery, and the probable results. The footnotes give briefly the various aspects of liability of the physician for malpractice, which liability may arise due to mistakes, negligence or unexpected occurrences in this type of treatment.
Victor G. deWolfe, Surgery of Major Blood Vessels: Standards of Care, 8 Clev.-Marshall L. Rev. 504 (1959)