Corpus ID: 21230372

[To err is human: building a safer health system].

  title={[To err is human: building a safer health system].},
  author={Pablo Maurette},
  journal={Annales francaises d'anesthesie et de reanimation},
  volume={21 6},
  • P. Maurette
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • Annales francaises d'anesthesie et de reanimation
ion “101” An Introduction for New Abstractors 
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