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Year : 2010  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 8  |  Page : 107-108

Mixing of patient reports - A potential area of concern

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  1. Mixing of reports is a common error, the consequences of which can at times be serious. Proper protocols must be in place and religiously followed to avoid such mistakes. Cultivating the habit of reading the name of the patient first or underlining or encircling the patients name on each a...

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