Medscape Mistakes in Medical School by Thomas Robey A medical student reflects on one mistake he’ll never make again.
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WebM&M How Do Providers Recover from Errors? By Colin P. West After committing an error, physicians experience increased rates of depression, increased burnout, and decreased quality of life. What is the standard of care for these “second victims” of medical mistakes?
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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.
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KevinMD Reducing the emotional impact of medical malpractice by Kevin Pho The impact of malpractice lawsuits extends beyond the wallet.
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TEDx On Being Wrong by Kathryn Schulz According to St. Augustine, “I err therefore I am”. Is being wrong an essential – even a defining- part of the human experience?
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TEDx Brian Goldman: Doctors make mistakes. Can we talk about that? What’s an acceptable “batting average” for a physician? Brian Goldman examines the paradox of perfection in medicine, starting with three little words all physicians dread.
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YouTube Danielle Ofri: What Doctors Feel [Youtube clips] Danielle Ofri, author of How Doctors Feel, delivers bite-sized snippets on developing empathy, opening dialogue on medical errors, and writing about medicine.
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TEDx Atul Gawande: How do we heal medicine? How can healthcare providers successfully transition from a system that valued the independence of “cowboys” to a system that requires the teamwork of pit crews?
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TEDx Dare to Disagree by Margaret Heffernan Conflict is often labeled as negative, but is this always, or even frequently, true? In this talk, Margaret Heffernan explores conflict and the positives that can come from it. As healthcare becomes increasingly interprofessional, understanding the benefits of conflict is essential.
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