was the discussion of the Supreme Judicial Court's decision in Brune v. Belinkoff,1 abolshing the community standard rule.2 The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of medical mal­ practice as a specialized field of law by focusing on four discrete prob­ In that case, the What the physician should know involves professional expertise and can ordinarily be proved only through the testimony of experts." In 1968)—The “Locality” Rule Abandoned in Establishing the Standard of Care Demanded of the General Practitioner…..18:129. View Record in Scopus Google Scholar. 102, 108-09, 235 N.E.2d 793, 798 (1968); Pederson v. Dumonchel, 72 Wash.2d 73, 78, 431 P.2d 973, 977 (1967). Pract., 51 (2002), pp. Legal Liability of Medical Peer Review Participants for Revocation of Hospital Staff Privileges…..28:692 A specialist is held to the standard of care and skill of the average member of the profession in the specialty, taking into account the advances in the profession (also considering available medical resources) (Brune v. Belinkoff, 235 N.E.2d 793 (Mass. (quoting Brune v. Belinkoff, 235 N.E.2d 793, 798 (Mass. . at 193-94, 349 A.2d at 249; Brune v. Belinkoff, 354 Mass. II. California Medical Association. What the physician should know involves professional expertise and can ordinarily be proved only through the testimony of experts." 102, 109 (1968). 1. During childbirth, D gave P an 8mg dosage of pontocaine. Google Scholar . 16 Id. 102, 109 (1968). Brune v. Belinkoff. Brune v. Belinkoff. 2d 793 (1968) 16. fessional standard. Shilkret v. Annapolis Emergency Hospital Association 349 A.2d 245 (Md. Brune v. Belinkoff. 102, 108 (1968), the Supreme Judicial Court abandoned the "locality rule" which permitted a physician's standard of care to be judged by the standard of care practiced by physicians in his community or locality. Ms. Specialist is avg member of profession, not local rule. 1968). Brune v. Belinkoff, 235 N.E.2d 793 (Mass. Medical experts can be from anywhere in the nation or from anywhere within the same specialty. The courts of that state had faithfully adhered to the "locality" rule since the year 1880, when Small v. Howard. 102, 235 N.E. 1968)). Burden of preventing > Negligence—Duty, BPL. Read Brune v. Belinkoff, 354 Mass. Brune v. Belinkoff, 354 Mass. Citing Cases . Thus, the first step in what has been described as a two-step process in determining materiality in informed consent cases, see Precourt v. Brune v. Belinkoff (Mass. 14 Id. In Brune v. Belinkoff, 354 Mass. Ginsberg 6.3 (Do Not Delete) 3/7/2013 8:57 AM 2013] The Locality Rule Lives 325 modern medicine. at 831. 354 Mass. San Francisco: California Medical Association, 1977. Similarly, the Washington court framed its standard in *200 terms of "an average, competent practitioner," Pederson v. Dumouchel, 431 P.2d at 978 (emphasis added), and the Wisconsin court postulated its rule for the "average practitioner," Shier v. Brune v. Belinkoff, 354 Mass. Google Scholar. Duty to meet the standard of care. 102, 109 (1968). * Brune v. Belinkoff, 354 Mass. Annapolis Emergency Hospital Association, supra 276 Md. . Antoyan, v. Graingers ..... 1476-77 Aptheker v. Secretary of State 145-46 Arenas, Kirkwood v ..... 1343 Arizona, Miranda v ..... 43-44, 59-60 1394-1403 Arlidge, Local Board v..... 1255-56 Associated Press v. United States 1057-58 Automobile Club of America, David Lupton's Sons v . Brune v Belinkoff, 354 Mass 102 (1968). County, Terral Janeway (real party in interest), 41 Cal. 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