Ontario probe finds concern in hundreds of Windsor pathology cases

Vogel, Lauren
September 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, pE667
Academic Journal
The article reports on an investigation in Ontario regarding more than 6,000 cases of incorrect mastectomy at three hospitals in Windsor. According to the investigators, medical experts found disagreements in the 221 original diagnoses by doctor Olive Williams. It says that investigators calls on the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario to reconsider the competency of Williams. Egidio Sovran of Hôtel-Dieu Grace Hospital relates that they are sorry that the errors occurred.


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