TED Transparency, Compassion, and Truth in Medical Errors Leilani Schweitzer's son died by fault of medical error - she talks of the importance of transparency, truth, and compassion in medicine.
Contributor: Karlen BaderMarch 28, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / /
IOM Improving Diagnosis in Healthcare - Patient Narratives Three narratives about diagnostic error and mistakes in healthcare...and how they might be avoided in the future.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinOctober 12, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / /
NAM_diagnosis_graphics_FNL_for scrolling toolkit-02 Improving Diagnosis in Healthcare - Institutes of Medicine Simple patient-centric tools for reducing diagnostic errors through better communication.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinOctober 12, 2015Topics: Keywords: / /
New York Times NY Times: Losing My Leg to a Medical Error The sudden appearance of mysterious symptoms causes one doctor to look back at the medical error that ultimately cost him his leg.
Contributor: kaelsenerMarch 15, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / /
The New Yorker Failure and Rescue by Atul Gawande The difference between good and great healthcare is not fewer mistakes, it is more rescues.
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New York Times Doctors Have Feelings, Too by Danielle Ofri – New York Times The impact our emotional reactions can have on the way we treat patients.
Contributor: AdminJanuary 8, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / / / / /