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Medical Errors Continue to Threaten Patient Safety

Medical Errors Continue to Threaten Patient Safety

In 1999, the Institute of Medicine issued To Err Is Human, a 300-page declaration of a crisis in patient safety ...

AARP Applauds the House for Passing the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act

AARP Executive Vice President and Chief Advocacy and Engagement Officer Nancy LeaMond released the following statement on the December 12 ...

Patients Needed More Information on Cancer Treatment Side Effects

For each major type of cancer treatment (radiation therapy, chemotherapy, surgery), approximately one-third of patients experienced treatment-related side effects that ...
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