17-35 Segment 2: Medical Lab Mistakes

RHJ 17-35B FB

 

Errors in medical labs can have life-threatening consequences. An expert explains that human error is impossible to completely eliminate, so labs are increasingly turning to DNA tracking to catch mistakes when they occur.

Guest:

  • Dr. John Pfeifer, Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Pathology and Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis.

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