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Click here for the full text of this decision The appellant does not contend that the appellees were not physicians or healthcare providers under the Medical Liability and Insurance Improvement Act of Texas. Therefore, a contract or warranty by them to perform a subglandular replacement of breast implants could not be enforced unless it was in writing. FACTS:Sterrett, the appellant, retained the appellees, Jacobs and his partner (the”doctors”), to perform a subglandular bilateral replacement of breast implants. In order to correct problems with her existing implants, she requested that the implants be placed below the gland rather than the muscle. During surgery, the doctors concluded that it was impossible to insert the implants as requested, so they placed the implants below Sterrett’s muscle instead. Sterrett filed suit against the doctors and affiliated business entities for breach of contract and warranty. The defendants filed a motion for summary judgment contending that the statute of frauds barred Sterrett’s claim and that she had no evidence of any written contract or warranty. The trial court granted summary judgment. HOLDING:Affirmed. The Texas Business and Commerce Code requires certain agreements made by physicians or health care providers, as defined in the Medical Liability and Insurance Improvement Act of Texas (the “Act”), to be in writing and signed by the person charged with the agreement. TEX. BUS. & COM. CODE ANN. � 26.01 (Vernon 2002). Sterrett does not contend that the doctors were not physicians within the meaning of the Act. Therefore, the contract or warranty alleged by Sterrett must be in writing to be enforceable. Sterrett contends that the agreement and warranty were contained in an office note written by Jacobs in January 1997. The note, however, does not satisfy the statute of frauds. It does not contain material details of the agreement; it provides only Sterrett’s medical background and the plan for surgery. The note is not signed by the doctors or any authorized party. Sterrett has therefore not provided evidence of a valid written contract or warranty. Neither can Sterrett rely upon an implied warranty. Implied warranties do not apply to a product provided as an inseparable part of the rendition of medical services. Sterrett does not complain that the implants themselves were defective; instead, she complains about actions taken by the doctors in the rendition of their medical services. No implied warranty is applicable. OPINION:Ross, J.; Morriss, C.J., Ross and Carter, JJ.

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