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We identified 182 RCA reports (72%) involving patient misidentification in laboratory medicine (Table 2).
Literature related with the treatment of the delusional misidentification syndromes indicates that they are responsive to the atypical antipsychotics such as olanzapine, sulpiride and others (1, 3).
At Birmingham's Heartlands and Solihull NHS Trust, 15 examples of patient misidentification were found since 2003, including six in the last year.
Whatever the number, the state of California recognizes misidentification of fathers as a serious problem.
The myth of the State founded in reason brings with it not only the possibility for common identity, but also the possibility for common misidentification and even resultant war.
William Shannon, educator, talented writer and Merton authority, forever fated to be confused with others of the same surname, or otherwise a victim of misidentification.
In a group of 157 patients with probable Alzheimer's disease (AD) and 31 with possible AD, the patients with psychotic symptoms formed a subtype with simple misidentifications, misidentification delusions, and hallucinations and another subtype with persecutory delusions (Am.
By hearing witnesses privately, the permanent subcommittee could avoid incidents of misidentification and could determine how forthcoming witnesses were likely to be in public," comments Ritchie.
The trial court misapplied the doctrine of misnomer and misidentification, and erred in failing to take judicial notice of the System's assumed names.
The photo on page 591 continues the misidentification of a VMF(AW)-235 F-8E Corsair as belonging to VMF(AW)-3 12.
A common, but critical, mistake in a hate/bias crime investigation is the misidentification of the crime.