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The God in small things

Name the decisive war that Napoleon lost?

Most of us would answer Waterloo. In fact , Waterloo is almost a synonym for final comeuppance. The reality though is a little different. 501 more words

Medicine

36 weeks pregnant, Winnipeg woman given medication to induce labour by mistake

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Genel

House Seeks To Cap Malpractice Awards As Part Of Health Care Update

Last week, a jury awarded a Pennsylvania man $620,000 for pain and suffering in a medical malpractice lawsuit he filed against a surgeon who mistakenly removed his healthy testicle, leaving the painful, atrophied one intact. 937 more words

Health Industry

Preventing Medical Errors for Florida SLPs

Preventing Medical Errors in Speech-Language Pathology is a 2-hour online continuing education (CE/CEU) course that addresses the impact of medical errors on today’s healthcare with a focus on root cause analysis, error reduction and prevention, and patient safety. 221 more words

CE Requirements

A Help, not a Hindrance

I graduate from medical school in two weeks. It has taken me nearly seven years and hundreds of thousands of dollars to get this far. I transitioned from one profession of service into another and truly can’t wait to get after it. 768 more words

Healthcare

Medical errors now third leading cause of death in United States

By Ariana Eunjung Cha May 3, 2016

These common medical errors are major killers

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A new study by patient safety researchers shows common medical errors may be the third leading cause of death in the U.S., after heart disease and cancer. 923 more words

Ashley's Voice

Medicare no investigó 96 casos de peligrosas infecciones en hospitales

Casi 100 hospitales reportaron datos sospechosos de infecciones peligrosas a funcionarios del Medicare, pero la agencia no hizo el seguimiento ni examinó ninguno de los casos en profundidad, según un informe de la oficina del Inspector General (IG) de Salud y Servicios Humanos. 921 more words

Cost And Quality