Latest Medical error Stories

2013-11-26 23:30:41

Dr. Gary McClain has published a new article, “Dangers of Self-Diagnosis.

2013-11-25 23:30:05

The newest research released from the Journal of Patient Safety estimates as many as 440,000 Americans die annually as the result of preventable medical errors.

2013-11-25 23:29:14

Effective peer review programs identify strengths and weaknesses in existing hospital frameworks and make visible changes needed to ensure that practitioners are providing the highest standard

2013-11-20 23:21:36

Community health information network provides medication fill data through nation’s largest clinical network. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) November 20, 2013

2013-11-11 23:24:54

Mistakes during surgical procedures are the most common medical error in 2013, and LifeWings, a team of international patient safety experts, offers three proven solutions to prevent these traumatic

2013-11-06 13:48:14

With almost no experience, newly graduated medical students enter teaching hospitals around the country every July, beginning their careers as interns.

2013-10-31 11:23:42

Physicians' disclosure of errors has been studied more in the past decade than ever before, spurring rationales and guidelines for acknowledging one's own mistakes with patients.