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Drug Mixup Leads to Tragic Consequences

Anesthesiologist mistakenly administered lidocaine instead of Hespan during spine surgery.

Posted 04/15/15 | 3 comments

News & Notes

Posted 04/13/15 | Post a comment

Hep C Outbreak Doc Faces Additional Jail Time

Dipak Desai, MD, also guilty of conspiracy and fraud.

Posted 04/10/15 | Post a comment

Hospital Workers Cleared of Alleged Hate Crime

Native American claims the letters were carved into his abdomen during hospitalization for open heart procedure.

Posted 04/08/15 | Post a comment

News & Notes

Posted 04/06/15 | Post a comment

Minimize Scars, Minimize Costs

Johns Hopkins researchers say laparoscopic surgery curbs healthcare spending by hundreds of millions of dollars.

Posted 04/01/15 | Post a comment

News & Notes

Posted 03/30/15 | Post a comment

News & Notes

Posted 03/23/15 | Post a comment

Dentist Accused of Leaving Sedated Kids Alone

One wandered in the waiting room; the other called his mother.

Posted 03/23/15 | Post a comment

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