Report: Hospital Errors Often Unreported

Martine Ehrenclou felt sidelined when her mother was admitted to the hospital for acute pancreatitis. "I didn't know what I was supposed to do and what my role was in her care," said Ehrenclou, 51, of Los Angeles. "I just thought I needed to comfort my mother and just talk to the doctors." But what was explained to Ehrenclou as a common procedure for the condition turned fatal. While in the hospital, Ehrenclou's mother, who was 71, acquired a host of complications including pneumonia and a...Full Story
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