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José R. Maldonado, MD; October 2010
A man prescribed a tricyclic antidepressant and an antipsychotic medication was found unconscious and unresponsive at home and was brought to the emergency department (ED). An electrocardiogram showed potentially dangerous heart rhythms.
Journal Article > Study
The influence of the causes and contexts of medical errors on emergency medicine residents' responses to their errors: an exploration.
Hobgood C, Hevia A, Tamayo-Sarver JH, Weiner B, Riviello R. Acad Med. 2005;80:758-764.
The authors surveyed emergency medicine residents to determine their emotional response to making medical mistakes. The authors suggest improvements in morbidity and mortality conferences and institutional environments that engender defensive medical practices.