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Doctors Distracted by Electronic Devices…

February 18, 2017
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Do you know what happens during surgery? Cut…open…correct…sew. Maybe some background music. Hip if the doctor likes that. Or classical.

Well, not exactly. You might be surprised. Or horrified to learn the truth.


Wrong Diagnosis?

March 2, 2014
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There are many ways that your medical care can go wrong. All of the phases from diagnosis to treatment can have some type of error.

Studies of error types: An Institute of Medical Report attempted to quantify the types of medical errors that occur in healthcare settings.

One cited study lists causes of errors as follows:


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