Resident evil

March 2008
Pharmaceutical Representative;Mar2008, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p9
The article presents a study from the periodical "British Medical Journal," which reports that medical residents who are depressed are about six times more likely to make medication errors than those who are not depressed. It shows that the depression of 75 percent of respondents was due to work stress and long hours. It also affirms that 98,000 patients die each year due to medication errors.


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