The Third Leading Cause of Death in U.S.
There are almost 3 million deaths in U.S. recorded yearly according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's FastStats. In general, various diseases contribute to the significant numbers of death, this includes vast manifestations of cardiovascular diseases, neurological disorders, and mental disorders. Apart from these generalization, a specific yet major contributor of these deaths is different from previously mentioned as it is not a disease but a form of negligence of a person in charge of a duty such as road accidents, premises deaths, and some were medical malpractice, though few cases of these negligence didn't cause direct death after occurrence but it has caused a victim to obtain a specific disease stemming from one of those negligence.
What are Medical Errors?
A medical error is an occurrence specific in area of health care where an adverse event related to health care has harmed the patient due to negligence or omission. Medical error is a collective term which specifically covers either inaccurate or incomplete diagnosis, misdiagnosis of disease, delayed treatment of one's condition, and even bad medication of a specific health condition.
What causes medical medical errors?
Here are some common events that can cause an increase in medical errors in yearly scale:
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