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McFadden C. ABC News Nightline. March 6, 2013.
This television news segment reports how misread screenings and biopsies may lead to errors in diagnosing breast cancer.
What a doctor may miss by reaching for the MRI first.
Boodman SG, Kaiser Health News. Washington Post. May 19, 2014.
Missing a cancer diagnosis.
Gubar S. New York Times. January 2, 2014.
Mistakes even good doctors make.
Consumer Reports on Health. November 2013;25:6-7.
Difficulty identifying Alzheimer's makes misdiagnosis easy.
Ackerman T. Houston Chronicle. November 23, 2012.
The short life and lonely death of Sabrina Seelig.
Hartocollis A. New York Times. July 28, 2012.
Clues to better health care from old malpractice lawsuits.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. May 9, 2016.
ER doctor discusses role in Ebola patient's initial misdiagnosis.
Dunklin R, Thompson S. Dallas Morning News. December 6, 2014.
To reduce patient falls, hospitals try alarms, more nurses.
Ryan J. All Things Considered. National Public Radio. October 16, 2013.
Dallas Ebola case shows even sound plans can fail spectacularly.
Loftis RL. Dallas Morning News. October 5, 2014.
Some cancer experts see 'overdiagnosis,' question emphasis on early detection.
Beck M. Wall Street Journal. September 14, 2014.
Surgical error at Tufts prompts widespread changes.
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. August 31, 2014.
Veterans Affairs: Faces of Delay.
Flatten M. Washington Examiner. August 18–22, 2014.
A growing number of primary-care doctors are burning out. How does this affect patients?
Rabin RC, Kaiser Health News. Washington Post. March 31, 2014.
To make hospitals less deadly, a dose of data.
Rosenberg T. New York Times. December 4, 2013.
Mother says ER misdiagnosis leads to son's death.
Burcham K. WSOC-TV. November 22, 2013.
How many die from medical mistakes in US hospitals?
Allen M. ProPublica. September 19, 2013.
Why doesn't medical care get better when doctors rest more?
Rosenbaum L. The New Yorker: Elements. August 20, 2013.
Doctors perform thousands of unnecessary surgeries.
Eisler P, Hansen B. USA Today. June 20, 2013.
With money at risk, hospitals push staff to wash hands.
Hartcollis A. New York Times. May 29, 2013:A18.
Misdiagnosis is more common than drug errors or wrong-site surgery.
Boodman SG. Washington Post. May 6, 2013.
The impossible workload for doctors in training.
Chen PW. New York Times. April 18, 2013.
Brigham and Women's airing medical mistakes.
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. April 9, 2013.
Lessons from America's safest hospitals.
Howard B. AARP The Magazine. April/May 2013;56:46-50,52,71.
Healing the hospital hierarchy.
Brown T. New York Times. March 17, 2013:SR5.
Investigation: dangers of medical recovery rooms.
Saltzman W. ABC/WPVI. February 5, 2013.
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