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“Warning: Your Hospital May Kill You and They Won’t Report It”

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“Warning: Your Hospital May Kill You and They Won’t Report It”

 

“Medical error is the third leading cause of death in the U.S. after heart disease and cancer — an estimated 210,000 to 400,000 deaths a year among hospital patients — say experts in an open-access paper in the British Medical Journal— despite the fact that both hospital reporting and death certificates in the U.S. have no provision for acknowledging medical error…”

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