logo-v5 Something Only I Can See A woman named Jill Viles with muscular dystrophy tried to convince doctors (MD's & PhD's) that she has the same disorder as a Olympic athlete. Despite their denial and dismissing her as mentally ill, Jill was determined to prove to them and others that her belief was real.
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NPR Playing God How do you triage...when it really matters
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TEDx 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: / /
NPR NPR: Becoming Mindful of Medical Decision Making Do you strive to know every detail of your disease and embrace every therapy available, or do you prefer to ignore symptoms and advice from the medical community? Drs. Jerome Groopman and Pamela Hartzband frame medical decision making into two camps- doubters and believers.
Contributor: kaelsenerMarch 15, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / / /
New York Times My Near Miss by Danielle Ofri How can doctors learn from near-misses if those mistakes are missing from open discussion?
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New York Times Encouraging Doctors to Admit Errors Read a variety of responses to Dr. Ofri’s self-admitted ‘near miss’.
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Washington-Post Medical errors are hard for doctors to admit, but it’s wise to apologize to patients by Manoj Jain Apologizing for medical mistakes may be more than just a matter of conscience.
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