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Critical Points

* Many medical business practices violate the Medicare fraud and abuse law.

* Financial incentives to change medical decision making can violate physicians' fiduciary duty to their patients.

* Physicians can be sued and criminally prosecuted for unknowingly violating statutory and common law duties to patients.

* Attorneys often fail to get physicians' full informed consent when setting up medical care business deals.

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