TITLE

Epidemiologists want to help prevent medical errors

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Todd
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Healthcare Purchasing News;Feb2001, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reveals that the application of epidemiological expertise to lower medical errors must be foremost in a national movement to reduce patient deaths in the U.S. every year according to infection control scientists. Number of hospital patients who are killed every year from misdiagnosis; Importance of epidemiology.
ACCESSION #
7196068

 

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