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Study finds medical errors are the third leading cause of death

By |June 1st, 2016|

Health & Wellness Bloomberg News.

Medical errors are the third leading cause of death for Americans, claiming a quarter of a million lives a year, according to study results released by researchers at Johns Hopkins University.
If fatalities resulting from mistakes and safety lapses in medical care were counted as deaths, as are deaths from disease and injury, they