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Medical injury information. A preparation for analysis and implementation of prevention programs.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  947054     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The purpose of this communication is to offer the medical community an analytic design for a system to gather data about patients' injuries found in malpractice litigation. The goal of this system is to determine the causes of these injuries. The information to be gained will be of substantial benefit for the development of injury-preventive programs within the health care field.
Authors:
D H Mills
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  JAMA     Volume:  236     ISSN:  0098-7484     ISO Abbreviation:  JAMA     Publication Date:  1976 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-09-01     Completed Date:  1976-09-01     Revised Date:  2014-09-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7501160     Medline TA:  JAMA     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  379-81     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Communication
Diagnosis
Humans
Iatrogenic Disease / prevention & control
Malpractice*
Therapeutics / adverse effects
United States

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