Wall Of Silence

Author: Rosemary Gibson
Publisher: Regnery Publishing
ISBN: 9780895261120
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Describes some of the ways in which medical treatments can go wrong, explains why such disasters occur and how the medical establishment tries to keep problems quiet, and argues for changes to prevent future errors.

The State Of The American Mind Stupor And Pathetic Docility

Author: Amechi Okolo PhD
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1477179720
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620 It is therefore widely known and acknowledged that America's hospitals and
medical care system are “giant careless machine” that “kill and injure millions of
617 Rosemary Gibson and Janardan Prasad Singh, Wall of Silence: The Untold
Story of the Medical Mistakes That Kill and Injure Millions of Americans (
Washington, D.C: Little Line Press, 2003), p. xvi. 618 Read, Wall ofSilence, “
Praise for Wall of Silence,” Beginning page. Americans”621 The real problem
therefore is, why ...

Widener Law Review

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It is only since 1 999, with the Institute of Medicine ("IOM") report, To Err is Human
? that we have begun to pay attention to the lethality of the American health care
system. Books with titles such as Internal Bleeding: The Truth Behind America's
Terrifying Epidemic of Medical Mistakes and Wall of Silence: The Untold Story of
the Medical Mistakes that Kill and Injure Millions of Americans lambast American
medicine from a medical insider's perspective,4 or a patient's perspective,5 while
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Symposium

Author: Drexel University. Earle Mack School of Law
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It is only since 1999 with the Institute of Medicine report To Err is Human“ that
policymakers have started to pay serious attention to the extent of patient injury at
the hands of the American health care system. Books with such titles as Internal
Bleeding: The Truth Behind America's Terrifying Epidemic of Medical Mistakes
and Wall of Silence: The Untold Story of the Medical Mistakes that Kill and Injure
Millions of Americans“ lambast American medicine from a medical insider's ...

Journal Of The American Medical Association

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Bernard A. Eskin, MD Drexel University College of Medicine Philadelphia, Pa
Error Wall of Silence: The Untold Story of the Medical Mistakes That Kill and
Injure Millions of Americans, by Rosemary Gibson and Janar~ dan Prasad Singh.
259 pp, $24.95. ISBN O-89526-112-X, Washington DC. Lifeline Press, 2003.
CONCERN ABOUT MEDICAL ERRORS AND bad outcomes is at fever pitch. The
institute of Medicine's 2000 report, To Err is Human: Building a Safcr Ht'allh
System, used a ...