The Doctor’s Advocate | Third Quarter 2015
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Third Quarter 2015
Minimizing Surgical Errors
An Ounce of Prevention
Teamwork in the OR
Government Relations Report
Why Handling Medical Malpractice Like Workers’ Comp Won’t End Lawsuits
Young Physicians Patient Safety Awards Announced
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