My medical failures and how I've learned from them (part 2)

GP shares past mishaps in the hope other doctors will take note and avoid making the same mistakes

In part two of this three-part series, an Australian GP — whom Medical Observer has kept anonymous to protect the GP and their patients — recounts another of their medical failures in the hope that sharing it will enhance the education of others, in the way it has for this GP over the years.


As the GP wrote last week: 'Errors, regrettable as they are, are part of the game. No practitioner is immune.' See part one here and