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Old 04-08-2020, 07:07 PM
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Originally Posted by ericinmich View Post
Calling them malpractice or medical mistakes is less accurate than what the study states:

The researchers caution that most of medical errors aren’t due to inherently bad doctors, and that reporting these errors shouldn’t be addressed by punishment or legal action. Rather, they say, most errors represent systemic problems, including poorly coordinated care, fragmented insurance networks, the absence or underuse of safety nets, and other protocols, in addition to unwarranted variation in physician practice patterns that lack accountability.
I guess the point of my post was to account for the large drop in deaths. It is almost 10% of all deaths in the us.