The dead shall teach the living

Schiller, Alan L.
March 2008
Hem/Onc Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p25
The article discusses the contribution of autopsy in medical education. According to Dr. Alan L. Schiller, the autopsy report in the patient's chart is the final chapter written on that patient in which physicians can correlate everything that was done during life and treatment with what they see upon death. He claims that autopsies help physicians to see that there may have been errors made in treatment and it will stop them from making the same errors again in the future.


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