Winnipeg inquest recommendation could leave young MDs in lurch, expert warns

Sibbald, Barbara
February 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/06/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 3, p393
Academic Journal
Reports that Manitoba's Ministry of Health is considering an inquest recommendation that all hospital's provide patients with information about a physician's experience. How the deaths of infant cardiac patients in Winnipeg prompted the standards; Opinion that the standards would make it difficult for trainees to get a case; Discussion of the infant deaths and the lack of experience of the surgeon Jonah Odim.


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