TITLE

Hey, nobody's perfect

AUTHOR(S)
Berliner, Neil
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Jun2008, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the survey "Disclosing medical errors to patients: attitudes and practices of physicians and trainees," which discusses the errors that doctors committed. Study showed that only few reveals errors of the doctors, with 19% for minors such as extended medications and 4% for majors which include death or disability of patients. A survey on how forgiving are patients is also presented.
ACCESSION #
32429559

 

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