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Internal bleeding

Robert M. Wachter

Internal bleeding

the truth behind America"s terrifying epidemic of medical mistakes

by Robert M. Wachter

  • 134 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Rugged Land in New York City, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Erreurs médicales,
  • Health Facility Administration,
  • Medical care,
  • Medical Errors,
  • Medical errors,
  • Congrès

  • About the Edition

    Two doctors and experts in the study of patient safety and hospital quality provide a close-up look at the medical errors that occur in America"s overburdened, underinsured, and often unaccountable health-care system.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 390-428) and index.

    StatementRobert M. Wachter, Kaveh G. Shojania
    ContributionsShojania, Kaveh G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR729.8 .W33 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination441 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages441
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24963151M
    ISBN 101590710169
    ISBN 109781590710166
    LC Control Number2003114047
    OCLC/WorldCa54096046


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