"If silence is dangerous" – International Patient Safety Day 2017 -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

"If silence is dangerous" – International Patient Safety Day 2017

15.09.2017

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Studies show: Poor communication damages our health. This year’s International Patient Day wants to point that fact under the topic "If silence is dangerous"; © panthermedia.net/luckybusiness

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