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Two medical mistakes performed in same hospital

A patient had an arthroscopic procedure performed on the wrong joint by doctors at Sarasota Doctors Hospital. Doctors at the same hospital also performed a heart catheterization on the wrong patient. An internal investigation is being conducted into the incidents.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Herald Tribune

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  • Wrong patient surgery
  • Wrong location procedure

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Article Source Details

About: Two medical mistakes performed in same hospital

Date: 15 June 2004

Source: Herald Tribune

Author: Margaret Ann Mille

URL: http://www.heraldtribune.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20040615/BUSINESS/406150404

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