The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has held that the doctrine of res ipsa loquitur may be applied in medical malpractice cases.
Jones v. Harrisburg Polyclinic Hospital, 496 Pa. 465, 437 A.2d 1134 (1981).
Negligence - Res Ipsa Loquitur - Medical Malpractice,
Duq. L. Rev.
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