US has most reports of medical errorsBMJ 2005; 331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7525.1100-a (Published 10 November 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:1100
- Barbara Kermode-Scott
Developed countries around the world urgently need to tackle coordination of care, safety issues, medical errors, and communication in their healthcare systems, a new international survey has found.
The survey, from the Commonwealth Fund, a private foundation supporting independent research on health and social issues, evaluated the experiences of patients in Australia, Canada, Germany, New Zealand, the United States, and the United Kingdom. …