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HM2017 Abstract Number: 79

TRENDS IN INCIDENCE AND LIABILITY COSTS FROM DIAGNOSTIC ERROR IN INPATIENT SETTINGS: INSIGHTS FROM THE NATIONAL PRACTITIONER DATA BANK

Background: Although diagnostic errors are common in hospitals, little is known about the resulting economic burden. Whether the increasing attention to patient safety has led to a decrease in diagnostic error-related claims and cost over [...]

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