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Critical Points

* The law expects that patients will have a single physician responsible for coordinating their care.

* Consultants can be liable if the attending physician fails to report their recommendations to the patient.

* Consultations and referrals require the patient's consent.

* Consultations and referrals with midwives pose special problems.

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