Ann W. Latner, JD

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Lab results never given to a patient

Lab results never given to a patient

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An NP does not inform her patient about his lab results, which showed extensive kidney damage. He collapsed 2 months later.

A suspicious mole

A suspicious mole

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A clinician's failure to follow up on a patient's mole results in a delayed diagnosis of cancer.

When a referral goes wrong

When a referral goes wrong

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A clinician misses a differential diagnosis when she refers a patient to a specialist for rectal bleeding.

The frivolous lawsuit

The frivolous lawsuit

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A healthcare provider is sued when a patient is determined to believe that she has more than a sore throat.

A case of misdiagnosed meningitis

A case of misdiagnosed meningitis

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A student's headaches, lethargy, vomiting, and photophobia are misdiagnosed as migraine.

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