HOME / Medical Examiner : Health and medicine explained. The Medical Malpractice Myth Forget tort reform. The Democrats have a better diagnosis. By Ezra Klein|Posted Tuesday, July 11, 2006, at 6:20 AM Tweet (Continued from Page 1) Correction, July 11, 2006:The original paragraph misstated the relevant numbers in the Studdert malpractice study. (Return to the corrected paragraph.) Correction, July 17, 2006: The original sentence incorrectly stated the institutional affiliations of the researchers. (Return to the corrected paragraph.) Advertisement The original sentence incorrectly stated the number of cases thrown out of court despite evidence of injury and physician error. (Return to the corrected paragraph.) SINGLE PAGE Page: 1 | 2 Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Medical Examiner articles. Follow the Health and Science section. Follow stories by Ezra Klein. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. SLATE'S MOST VIRAL Oxford Town, Red Hook, and Every Other Place Bob Dylan’s Ever Sung About, Mapped Teenagers Hate Facebook, but They're Not Logging Off Women Struggle with Monogamy More Than Men Ezra Klein is a writing fellow at The American Prospect. Photgraph of Sens. Bill Frist and Hillary Clinton by Joshua Roberts/Getty Images. Click here to load comments.