Cost of medical error=Death

Medical error is the third leading cause of death in the United States, after heart disease and cancer, according to findings just published in BMJ.

Similarly, a viewpoint was just published in JAMA with the title ‘Patient Safety at the Crossroads’ regarding the same concern of medical errors.

But unfortunately, there is severe dearth of such kind of data from our country….
Also check the BMJ podcast on this.

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