Comments for: Missed diagnoses common in the doctor’s office

Posted Feb. 26, 2013, at 9:42 a.m.
Last modified Feb. 27, 2013, at 9:05 a.m.

Missed or wrong diagnoses are common in primary care and may put some patients at risk of serious complications, according to a U.S. study. Mistakes in surgery and medication prescribing have been at the center of patient safety efforts, but researchers whose findings appeared in JAMA Internal Medicine said less …

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