Lacking in judgment

More than 12 million Americans go to the doctor every year and receive the wrong diagnosis.The main cause? Bad judgment.In a review of more than 55,000 medical negligence claims, the Armstrong Institute of Patient Safety and Quality at Johns Hopkins Medical University found that judgment errors accounted for 86% of misdiagnosis claims that led to death or disability. Bad judgment, the …

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