Johns Hopkins

More Than 1 in 10 Patients are Harmed by Medical Mistakes

The Study In July 2019, the University of Manchester's Dr. Maria Panagioti published an alarming study. It revealed that more than 10 percent of patients are harmed during their medical care. Half of those injuries are preventable. Even worse, 12 percent of the preventable errors led to permanent disability or death. The findings came...

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