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AST model ---Aeger Primo Patient comes first
Name that term: Doctor or Surgeon who is responsible unless the surgical team failed to act aka Captain of the Ship Borrowed servant
Name that term: A hospital/corporation can be held accountable if they new that something was wrong and ignored it Corporate negligence
Name that term: To be able to see in the future that something bad is going to happen Foreseeability
Name that term: You are responsible for your own actions personal liability
Name that term: You should do what a reasonable person in your shoes would do. Reasonable prudent man
Name that term: Above all do NO harm premum non nocero
Name that term: The thing speaks for itself Res ipsa loquitor
Name that term: The system may be responsible for you, The hospital can cover your bum. Respondent superior
Name that term: Any civil wrong doing Tort
This is an intentional tort: Words or actions that make the other person feel threatened in anyway Assault
This is an intentional tort: Touching causing harm to an individual even if by accident Battery
This is an intentional tort: To say or to write lies or something bad about others. Defamation or Slander
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