Articles tagged with: second opinion
Getting copies of your medical records is a powerful step you can take to prevent a medical error and ensure the healthcare you receive is safe and effective.
Get a second opinion when your doctor proposes a treatment or makes a diagnosis from tests that are open to interpretation—it may just save your life.
Understanding a newly diagnosed illness is important. Ask questions, become educated and check your treatment options.
Asking your doctor specific questions can help ensure that you get the right treatment AND prevent serious medical mistakes.