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Medical Mistakes 3rd Leading Cause of Death in US

Medical Mistakes 3rd Leading Cause of Death in US

Medical mistakes are the 3rd leading cause of death in the US killing between 250,000 to 440,000 people per year, placing it only behind heart disease and all cancers as a cause of death. According to this latest study of hospital errors published this week in BMJ by Johns Hopkins Surgeon Dr. Martin Makary 251,454 deaths occur each […]

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The Pediatric Group joins Reach Out and Read program

The Pediatric Group joins Reach Out and Read program

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Maryland chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MD-AAP) reports 20 percent of low-income children in Maryland are not ready to enter kindergarten, a statistic the Pediatric Group is ready to help change. The practice’s three Anne Arundel County locations, in Crofton, Davidsonville and Severna Park, are among the newest participants in MD-AAP’s Reach […]

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