This article begins with a brief history of quackery in America and the factors that encourage its growth. The article then attempts to distinguish between quackery and acceptable medical practice. The article concludes by discussing how best to protect patients from quackery.
Place of Original Publication
American Journal of Law & Medicine
31 American Journal of Law & Medicine 349 (2005)
Mehlman, Maxwell J., "Quackery" (2005). Faculty Publications. 714.