Of all the bad news physicians give patients, “I’m sorry” seems the most dangerous. Here, we look at how to confront disclosure and why the gold standard treatment for a medical error should be an apology
By Heidi Mandel PhD, DPM, Steven Mandel MD, and Zac Haughn
Launched in 2002, Practical Neurology is a publication uniquely dedicated to presenting current approaches to patient management, synthesis of emerging research and data, and analysis of industry news with a goal to facilitate practical application and improved clinical practice for all neurologists. Our straightforward articles give neurologists tools they can immediately put into practice.