TITLE

Independent federal safety board needed to prevent adverse events

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/6/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 12, p1699
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on a report commissioned by Health Canada on adverse events caused by medical errors in Canada. Number of Canadians that die annually due to medical mishaps; Forms of medical error; Factors that exacerbate the risk of medical mishap in the country.
ACCESSION #
21062806

 

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