What factors have influenced the courts in the development of their current attitude toward hospitals? Are the emerging concepts reasonable, or are they indicia of a pendulum swinging too far in the direction of the patient? What are the consequences for the nurse? These are the questions to which the ensuing treatment of one aspect of tort liability is addressed.
Gabrielle G. Kinkela & Robert V. Kinkela, Hospital Nurses and Tort Liability, 18 Clev.-Marshall L. Rev. 53 (1969)