TITLE

Surgical errors cost $1.5 billion a year

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Oct2008, Vol. 30 Issue 10, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the increase of insurer's expenses because of the effects of medical errors during surgery which include acute respiratory failure, postoperative infections and blood clots.
ACCESSION #
34464618

 

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