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What about doctors? The impact of medical errors.

Abd Elwahab S, Doherty E. What about doctors? The impact of medical errors. The Surgeon. 2014;12(6). doi:10.1016/j.surge.2014.06.004.

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January 14, 2015
Abd Elwahab S, Doherty E. The Surgeon. 2014;12(6).

Medical errors affect not only the patients and families involved, but the clinicians and organization as well. This commentary focuses on physicians as second victims and how mistakes influence their emotional health, stress levels, and work performance.

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Abd Elwahab S, Doherty E. What about doctors? The impact of medical errors. The Surgeon. 2014;12(6). doi:10.1016/j.surge.2014.06.004.