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Iatrogenesis in Pediatrics.

Michalska-Smith M, ed. AMA J Ethics. 2017;19(8):737-842

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September 20, 2017

Michalska-Smith M, ed. AMA J Ethics. 2017;19(8):737-842

Iatrogenesis—an adverse effect of medical care—is an area of focus in patient safety. Articles in this special issue explore cases involving iatrogenic harm in pediatric care as learning opportunities for pediatricians. Topics covered include psychological harm following a neonatal intensive care unit stay and the etiology of iatrogenesis in pediatrics.