Most primary care malpractice claims in Mass. linked to diagnosis

10/2/2013 | PhysiciansBriefing.com

An analysis revealed 72.1% of primary care malpractice claims in Massachusetts from 2005 through 2009 were associated with misdiagnosis, while 12.3% were linked to medications and 7.4% to other treatments. Diagnoses involved included cancer, heart diseases, stroke, blood vessel disease and infections, researchers reported in JAMA Internal Medicine.

View Full Article in:

PhysiciansBriefing.com

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Catheter Engineer Manager
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Manager, Compliance
Stryker
Fremont, CA
Director, Office of Device Evaluation
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD
Director, Office of Compliance
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD