Latest Medical error Stories

2013-10-06 23:01:53

LifeWings Partners LLC is focused on providing solutions to hospitals across the country to help them protect their patients from the third leading cause of death in America's hospitals--medical

2013-09-28 23:01:34

The law firm, which serves medical malpractice victims in Illinois, has added a new article to its blog that examines the line between doctors’ caution and negligence when they delay letting

2013-09-27 10:14:29

Since the publication in 2000 of a report titled "To Err is Human" by the Institute of Medicine which called for a reduction in preventable medical errors, there has been an increasing demand for making improvements in the quality and measurement of health care outcomes.

2013-09-24 23:35:42

You do not have to die in hospitals due to medical errors. Be an educated consumer! St. Louis.

2013-09-24 23:28:12

LHP Hospital Group, Inc. and SurgiCount Medical, Inc. announce implementation of a new system designed to reduce a common surgical error.

2013-09-23 23:33:27

d’Oliveira & Associates has released a new infographic on emergency room errors like failure to diagnose or providing the wrong treatment.

Unsafe Medical Care Accounts For 43 Million Injuries Annually
2013-09-19 11:32:22

While modern medical care can easily be credited with saving countless lives, over 43 million people worldwide are injured annually due to unsafe medical care, resulting in the loss of almost 23 million years of "healthy" life.

2013-09-14 23:04:41

Sexner and Associates secures a 3 million dollar settlement for a client in an medical malpractice lawsuit.

2013-09-11 23:27:22

Communication errors are the most common cause of medical errors and adverse events in the ER.

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  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.