Epidemiologists want to help prevent medical errors

Shields, Todd
February 2001
Healthcare Purchasing News;Feb2001, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p16
Trade Publication
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.


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