Connecticut Medical Malpractice: When Patient Engagement Reduces Diagnostic Errors

Friday, January 11th, 2019 by | Posted In: Hospital Negligence, Medical Malpractice

Diagnostic errors occur when physicians fail to perform certain tests, misread reports, or fail to explore all avenues of illness. This could be considered Connecticut medical malpractice. But new research has shown that diagnostic errors are a serious patient concern as they could be the cause for up to 17% of adverse events.

This research included analyzing reports from 184 patients and found the following:

If you or a loved one were injured in a healthcare setting and question the level of care received, contact our firm immediately. Our Connecticut medical malpractice team is comprised of experienced medical and legal professions who will investigate your injury.

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