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    What is a tort? What are the objectives of a tort? Provide two examples of intentional and unintentional torts in the healthcare setting.

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    A tort is a civil wrong that arises independently from contract. The objectives of torts are to provide litigation for those who have been wronged as a result of either intentional or unintentional acts of those who are responsible for the torts. Those accused of liability are considered litigants while the ...

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