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When mistakes multiply: how inadequate responses to medical mishaps erode trust in American medicine.

Schlesinger M, Grob R. When mistakes multiply: how inadequate responses to medical mishaps erode trust in American medicine. Hastings Cent Rep. 2023;53(S2):s22-s32. doi:10.1002/hast.1520.

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December 6, 2023
Schlesinger M, Grob R. Hastings Cent Rep. 2023;53(S2):s22-s32.
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Schlesinger M, Grob R. When mistakes multiply: how inadequate responses to medical mishaps erode trust in American medicine. Hastings Cent Rep. 2023;53(S2):s22-s32. doi:10.1002/hast.1520.

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