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Medical Errors, Past and Present. It's every surgical patient's worst nightmare.

Medical Errors, Past and Present

And it happened three times at Rhode Island Hospital. According to Associated Press reports, the hospital was fined $50,000 and reprimanded by the state Department of Health on Monday after the third episode this year involving a doctor performing brain surgery on the wrong side of a patient's head. Fortunately, the chance of a serious mistake occurring during any given medical procedure is small.

But these errors do happen -- a fact evidenced by this recent news. Not all hospitals share this track record. Bodies the exhibition. Anatomical directions lesson. Activity - Mr. Potato. Activity - Anatomical Terms. Activities - Body Planes & Directions. Simon says.