The appalling statement is that in spite of all the advances in modern medicine - medical mistakes are still common even with good physicians and such negligence could deal a fatal blow in the end.
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It is better for memory to make mistakes while learning and lead to the correct answer, according to a new study. However, it is effective only if the guesses are close-but-no-cigar, the findings of the study added.
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According to health officials, the number of serious medical errors and other patient injuries has spiked drastically in Massachusetts acute-care hospitals.
Researchers observed brain activity in the medial frontal cortex and found that low frequency brain waves were tied to improvement on tasks after making a mistake.
Researchers reported that teenagers and young adults who listen to music they like are more prone to making driving mistakes.
Researchers found that shorter shifts did not lead to less medical errors.
Survey reveals that primary care physicians may forget to look at important patient test results due to the overabundance of alerts they receive a day.
Researchers said that "good learners" who were successful in incorporating the feedback information in adjusting their future performance showed increased brain responses as fast as 200 milliseconds after the feedback on their performance was presented on a computer screen.
Until recently, patients suffering from common ophthalmic ailments such as retinal disorders, glaucoma, and dry eye have largely been prescribed anti-inflammatory, anti-infective, anti-glaucoma, and anti-allergy agents, in addition to off-label steroidal medications, and warm compresses.