TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/06/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 3, p393
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
4070165

 

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