Although Perry Hookman has previously written a valuable reference manual regarding medical expert testimony in malpractice cases (Medical Malpractice Expert Witnessing: Introductory Guide for Physicians and Medical Professionals), Medical Expert Testimony: Advanced Syllabus for Healthcare Professionals represents his crowning achievement. While at times a bit verbose and superfluous with the dispensing of information, Medical Expert Testimony nonetheless serves as the definitive text for physicians seeking to augment their income by serving as medical expert witnesses or for clinicians forced to participate in the civil litigation arena.
Williams AG. Medical Expert Testimony: Advanced Syllabus for Healthcare Professionals. JAMA. 2010;303(4):367-371. doi:10.1001/jama.2010.28