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Newspaper/Magazine Article

How many die from medical mistakes in US hospitals?

Allen M.

Reporting on results of a recent study, this news article relates that the number of preventable errors contributing to patient deaths may be much higher than previous publications, such as To Err Is Human, have estimated. The article also includes insights on the study from patient safety experts.