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Medical error is the leading cause of death in the US

The latest WHO data has revealed that 100,000 people die from the use of prescription drugs and 10% of hospital patients suffer from a preventable medical mistake. Medical error is currently the leading cause of death in the US.

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About: Medical error is the leading cause of death in the US

Date: 11 November 2004

Source: News Target

URL: http://www.newstarget.com/002330.html

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