Male doctors more likely to be sued than women

Male doctors are nearly 2.5 times more likely to be sued than women doctors, according to a meta-analysis of 32 studies, including three from Australia.

The difference between the sexes has remained consistent for the last 15 years, which undermines the hypothesis that men are more likely to be sued simply because there are more of them in the profession.

If this were the case, the researchers say, the difference would have

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