Propylene glycol toxicity: a severe iatrogenic illness
in ICU patients receiving IV benzodiazepines: a case series and prospective, observational pilot study.
on a general medical service at a university hospital.
Keywords: Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy, iatrogenic illness
, chronic illness in children
At best, P4P is a tool set for improving health care outcomes, reducing iatrogenic illness
and adverse events, and improving the overall return on each health care dollar spent.
Now experts fear Ireland could be in the grip of an outbreak of iatrogenic illness
, when different medicines prescribed by a doctor work against each other to KILL the patient.
For many older adults, the hospital environment may not be protective but rather dangerous, with enforced bed rest, undernourishment, and development of iatrogenic illness
(Graf, 2006; Palmer, 1995; Panno, Kolcaba, & Holder, 2000).
Read learned medical journals and it is clear that the biggest single reason for health problems is iatrogenic illness
, that is medically induced.
This was iatrogenic illness
: illness caused by doctors.
The high incidence of iatrogenic illness
caused by adverse drug reactions and other medical errors has been known for many years.
Medical Harm: Historical, Conceptual, and Ethical Dimensions of Iatrogenic Illness
. By Virginia A.
49) wrote that Americans believe that they are in "constant jeopardy of disease and death." Fear of intrusive and painful procedures, dislike of the side effects of prescription drugs, and knowledge about iatrogenic illness
and medical failures also motivate people to take their health care into their own hands.
Have you ever heard of iatrogenic illness
? It's a disease you acquire while in the care of physicians.