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Patient reports of preventable problems and harms in primary health care.

Kuzel AJ; Woolf SH; Gilchrist VJ; Engel JD; LaVeist TA; Vincent C; Frankel RM.

Through interviews with patients, this AHRQ-funded study found that patients were more likely to report breakdowns in the clinician–patient relationship as medical errors than adverse drug events or technical failures.