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Medical Malpractice: Missouri

STATUTES

Note: Most of Missouri's statutory provisions regarding medical malpractice can be found in Chapter 538 of the Missouri Revised Statutes. For your convenience, the author of this LibGuide has compiled some of the most frequently used provisions from Chapter 538 and other Chapters here. However, this is not an exhaustive list and the summaries and evaluations provided should not be relied on as authoritative. All links are to the Missouri Revisor's website, and will not require a database subscription.

IMPORTANT CASES

Note: These cases have been chosen by this LibGuide author because they relate to current and important issues in Missouri medical malpractice. However, this is not a comprehensive list and the summaries should not be relied on as authoritative or a substitute for reading the source in full. All links are from Google Scholar, and will not require a database subscription.

HELPFUL SECONDARY SOURCES

Note: These secondary sources were selected by the author of this LibGuide to serve as starting points for learning about the issues presented in the statutes and cases listed on this page. They have been evaluated as relevant and helpful. However, these summaries and evaluations should not be considered authoritative or a substitute for reading the sources in full. All links are to freely-accessible sites, and will not require a database subscription.