A surgical team performs surgery on a patient on Oct. 19, 2011. (Photo by Army Medicine via Flikr)

Why Patient Harm Is One Of The Leading Causes Of Death In America

Medical care has its own code and culture, which often does not put patients first, according to Dr. Marty Makary, a cancer surgeon and researcher at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and the School of Public Health. And providers who speak against that code can pay a heavy price. Makary’s new book, “Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won’t […]

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