The study which has been published recently in the journal 'Health Affairs' states
that about 90% of hospital errors go unrecorded. The study indicates that about
1 in 3 Americans are likely to suffer from some medical error during their
Editor-in-Chief of Health Affairs, Susan Dentzer said, "Without doubt,
we've seen improvements in health care over the past decade, and even pockets
of excellence, but overall progress has been agonizingly slow."