Study: 12 Million Americans misdiagnosed every year

April 25, 2014   // 0 Comments

Article courtesy of Forbes via "The Rundown" Synthesizing the results of three separate studies, researchers from Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine calculate that 12 million Americans a year, or more than 5 percent of all patients, are misdiagnosed as a result of doctors failing to follow up on "red flags" for cancer and other serious illness. "We estimat...

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