Journal Article
Study

Responding to serious medical error in general practice—consequences for the GPs involved: analysis of 75 cases from Germany.

Fisseni G, Pentzek M, Abholz H-H. Family practice. 2008;25:9-13.

Physicians were asked to voluntarily report the "most serious error" they had been involved in. Most reported that their patients still trusted them after the error, especially if the physician disclosed the error.