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Journal Article

Electronic health records and malpractice claims in office practice.

Virapongse A, Bates DW, Shi P, et al. Archives of internal medicine. 2008;168:2362-7.

This study discovered that physicians using electronic health records (EHRs) appear less likely to have paid malpractice claims, though as the authors point out, finding the nature and significance of this relationship requires further investigation.