.@PeggyZuckerman advocates for patient access to medical records and believes in patients’ rights to be active participants in their care and diagnosis. Read her full story: #ptsafety
From Eye Procedure to Kidney Cancer, Peggy Zuckerman's Story
Peggy Zuckerman didn’t expect anything out of the ordinary when she went in for a blood test to prepare for a cosmetic eyelid procedure. When th...
Getting the right diagnosis is so important, and not always easy to do. That’s why SIDM is sharing this series of columns.
Our goal is to help you understand how important your role is. #ptsafety
The most important medical issue ever: And why you need to know more about it
Dx IQ - Nothing much happens in healthcare without it but if it’s wrong, little else your doctor does can ever fully be right. And unfortunately...
SIDM is seeking interactive workshops, posters, and abstracts for DEM2019!
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With support from the @macyfoundation, SIDM is working with an inter-professional group of experts to develop a consensus curriculum around diagnosis. #MedEd
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Stories like yours illustrate the scope and importance of the issue. By sharing your story, you help ensure the voices of patients and their families are heard in diagnostic improvement efforts. #ptsafety
Tell Us Your Story - Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine
Back to Patient Resources Tell Us Your Story The National Academy of Medicine defines diagnostic error as the failure to (a) establish an accurate a...
due to a wrong or delayed
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