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Surgical Errors Occur 80 Times Per Week
Surgery

Surgical Errors Occur 80 Times Per Week

What are surgical “Never Events”?  Surgical “never events” are errors that should never have happened, but take place about 80 times per week in ...

Surgical Errors
Surgery

Surgical Errors

Surgical errors are one of the most common grounds for a medical malpractice lawsuit. A surgical error is simply defined as a preventable mistake duri...

Post-Operative Care Medical Negligence
Surgery

Post-Operative Care Medical Negligence

Post-operative care refers to the medical treatment you receive after a surgical operation or procedure, such as medical monitoring and consultations....

Horrific Surgical Errors
Surgery

Horrific Surgical Errors

Preventable medical mistakes are the third leading cause of death in the U.S. after cancer and heart disease. The Institute of Medicine reported in 19...