Practicing errors

Medicine is a social practice. Doctors and patients do things ‘as one does them’ and there are about two and a half libraries to offer evidence of that. But there is an aspect of such practices that, I think, hasn’t been discussed enough. It’s the practice of medical/diagnostic errors. I was reminded of this when I went to see a doctor in Poland.  This is my second post about the visit (the previous one was about how much it cost). Continue reading “Practicing errors”

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