Ethics And Error In Medicine Mini Conference
March 3rd 1:15pm - March 4th 1:45pm
Medical error cannot be completely avoided or foreseen. Nevertheless, it raises a host of ethical issues because of patients’ dependence on their doctors’ expert judgment and the effects of medical mistakes on patient safety and public health. Medical providers and hospitals may be ethically blameworthy if they do not take care to prevent mistakes, if they do not communicate honestly ...continue reading "APPE – Ethics and Error in Medicine"