Published Online: 1 October 1973
Page Count: 9
Executive director, American Association of Medico-Legal Consultants, Phila., Pa.
(Received 12 March 1973; accepted 1 May 1973)
There will always be error produced by failure of human perception. And, undeniably, there will always be occasions on which a drug may be mislabeled, an improper dose administered, or the wrong drug given to a patient. Injury from such situations generally constitutes negligence as a matter of law.
Paper ID: JFS10036J