Comments for: State releases latest tally of deaths, items left behind during surgery

Posted July 29, 2013, at 6:16 a.m.
Last modified July 29, 2013, at 10:19 a.m.

In 2012, two people had the wrong body parts operated on in Maine, 14 had something left behind inside them after surgery and 36 died in a hospital setting of something they weren’t expected to die from. A new state report shows those numbers are mostly down from the year …

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