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Title Medical mishaps : pieces of the puzzle / edited by Marilynn M. Rosenthal, Linda Mulcahy, Sally Lloyd-Bostock
Published Buckingham, [England] ; Philadelphia, PA : Open University Press, 1999

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Description xix, 265 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents Machine derived contents note: Foreword
Summary Medical Mishaps explores what is known about the incidence, causes and aftermath of medical errors. Mishaps are traced from their genesis through to their impact on doctors, patients, managers and those responsible for complaint resolution
Analysis Accidents
Australia overseas comparisons
Complaints
Medical profession
Negligence
Patients' rights
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Medical errors -- Great Britain.
Medical errors.
Medical Errors.
Clinical Competence.
Malpractice.
Patient Satisfaction.
Physician Impairment.
Risk Management.
Author Lloyd-Bostock, Sally M.
Mulcahy, Linda, 1962-
Rosenthal, Marilynn M.
LC no. 98021881
ISBN 0335202586 (pb)
0335202594 (hb)