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GAO (V): Medical Malpractice: Characteristics of Claims Closed in 1984. GAO/HRD-87-55. 1987.

GAO (VI): Medical Malpractice: Insurance Costs Increased But Varied Among Physicians and Hospitals. GAO/HRD-86-112. 1986.

GAO (VII): Medical Malpractice: Six State Case Studies Show Claims and Insurance Costs Still Rise Despite Reforms. GAO/HRD-87-21. 1986.

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*Schwartz WB; Mendelson DN: Physicians who have lost their malpractice insurance: Their demographic characteristics and the surplus-lines companies that insure them. JAMA 1989; 262:1335-41.

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