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Medical misadventure

Medical misadventure: Introduction

Any injury or adverse reaction resulting from any medical treatment. Some examples are medication errors, IV infection, surgical mistakes and postoperative septicemia. Medical misadventure is increasingly being highlighted as a growing problem with many thousands of deaths being attributed to medical errors. Law suits related to medical misadventure is also increasing. ...more »

Symptoms of Medical misadventure

  • Symptoms can vary considerably depending on the nature and severity of the medical mistake.
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Medical misadventure: Deaths

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Types of Medical misadventure

Causes of Medical misadventure

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Prognosis for Medical misadventure

Statistics for Medical misadventure

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