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Misdiagnosis: The Most Common Form of Malpractice

A recent article in the peer-reviewed medical journal Diagnosis concluded, “[D]iagnostic errors remain the most common, most catastrophic, and most costly of serious medical errors . . . .” The researchers were from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and … Read More

Posted in blood infections, Cancer, Doctors, General Health, Infection, Lawsuits, Lung Cancer, medical charts, medical errors, Medical Malpractice, Misdiagnosis, Sepsis, Stroke |

Lung Cancer Deaths And Chest X-Rays

The earlier that lung cancer is detected, the better the chances of treating it successfully.  For a long time, it was believed that annual chest x-rays were a good way to detect lung cancer early.  Of course, the true test … Read More

Posted in Lung Cancer |