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"Second victim" casualties and how physician leaders can help.

MacLeod L. "Second victim" casualties and how physician leaders can help. Physician Exect. 2014;40(1):8-12.

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March 19, 2014
MacLeod L. Physician Exect. 2014;40(1):8-12.

Second victims are clinicians who experience considerable emotional distress, shame, and self-doubt after being involved in a medical error. This magazine article discusses the need for hospitals to provide care for these clinicians and spotlights the role of physician leaders in promoting and facilitating support programs.

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MacLeod L. "Second victim" casualties and how physician leaders can help. Physician Exect. 2014;40(1):8-12.