Living with cancer: not talking about medical mistakes.
Gubar S. New York Times. October 30, 2014.
This newspaper article describes how surgical complications, health care–associated infections, and ineffective patient–provider communication contributed to a patient's experience with harm and suggests that transparency around the incident and preoperative patient briefings could have improved the situation.
Medical errors are hard for doctors to admit, but it's wise to apologize to patients.
Jain M. Washington Post. May 27, 2013.
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Veterans Affairs: Faces of Delay.
Flatten M. Washington Examiner. August 18–22, 2014.
Surgical error at Tufts prompts widespread changes.
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. August 31, 2014.
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When medical students make errors.
Khullar D. New York Times. May 15, 2014.