The Patient Misdiagnosis Crisis And You

2017-04-28T06:45:19-07:00April 28th, 2017|Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury|

Each year, medical misdiagnosis results in over 40,000 deaths per year. That’s essentially the same figure as breast cancer fatalities. Overall, misdiagnosis may affect up to 20 percent of all medical cases, a number that far exceeds surgical mistakes and medication errors. Despite these statistics, doctors have done little or nothing to stem the rising [...]