Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2018 Malpractice Verdicts and Changing Birthing Practices.Journal of Midwifery and Women's Health2018
2011 Medical liability and health care reform.Health Matrix.  21:443-519. 2011
2008 Medical malpractice reform and employer-sponsored health insurance premiums.Health Services Research.  43:2124-2142. 2008
2007 Damages caps in medical malpractice cases.Milbank Quarterly.  85:259-286. 2007
2006 Tort law and medical malpractice insurance premiums.INQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing.  43:255-270. 2006
2004 Catholic bioethics and the case of Terri Schiavo.Cumberland Law Review.  35:543-574. 2004
1997 Markets and managed care ethics.Cumberland Law Review.  28:325-328. 1997
1995 Malpractice litigation fear and risk management beliefs among teaching hospital physicians.Southern Medical Journal.  88:1204-1211. 1995
1992 The U.S. medical liability system: conceptual model and proposals for reform.Medical care review.  49:399-434. 1992
1989 Legal advice, moral paralysis and the death of Samuel Linares.Medicolegal news.  17:316-324. 1989
1988 Medical malpractice and the transformation in health care delivery.Specialty law digest. Health care (Monthly).  10:7-50. 1988
1987 Surrogate decision making for mentally incapacitated adults.Clinical ethics report.  1:1-28. 1987
1987 The need for an international strategy to combat AIDS.Medicine and Law.  6:303-311. 1987

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Law, Gonzaga University
  • Master of Science in Law, Yale University
  • Full Name

  • Leonard Nelson
  • Blazerid

  • jacknels