2-MEDICAL ERRORS AND RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PHYSICIAN

Abstract

LEADING ARTICLE The physician is an active member ofthe society. He interacts with it,influences and takes care of it. His dutyis not only to cure patients, but also totake the necessary procedures to reduceerrors and to lessen the harm resultingfrom these errors on the health of thepatient. Such faults and errors may seemtravail, but they are serious however tinythey are because they are related to thedivine and precious life of the humanbeing.