Medical Mistakes

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Rethinking Resident Work Hours

Resident work hours are time limits placed on doctors in training to limit the amount of time they can work, reduce fatigue and reduce mistakes. But now the concept needs revisiting.



Communicating With Your Doctor

One of the most important things that needs to be looked at when we evaluate the care of patients here in the United States is ways to reduce the number of errors in implementing care.


Electronic Medical Records May Improve The Quality Of Healthcare

Electronic medical records may improve the quality of healthcare by giving doctors data in their own files that they can evaluate and analyze.