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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Exclusive: Patient safety issues prompt leadership shake-up at NIH hospital



Blogger's Note: recent news has not been very good when it comes to patient safety reports (Canada/U.S.....)

The Washington Post

 When scientists conduct clinical trials to study a particular drug’s effect on patients, they want to know if differences in outcomes are a result of the drug, Pronovost said. But if patients have bad outcomes because of the care they receive, “that could really bias your research findings.” His bottom line: “You can still do cutting-edge research and have safe patient care.”

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