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Summaries of health policy coverage from major news organizations.

DMN: Lax Supervision Of Residents At U.S. Teaching Hospitals Puts Patients At Risk

The Dallas Morning News investigates issues of patients safety in the wake of sweeping efforts to reform the health system.

The Dallas Morning News: Lax Supervision Of Residents At U.S. Teaching Hospitals Puts Patients At Risk
A college freshman shaking with fever seeks help at a hospital. A disabled man struggling to breathe is rushed to the ER. A teenager suffers internal bleeding after surgery. All patients in great need. All treated by resident doctors-in-training, with little supervision. All dead after receiving substandard care (Moffeit, 12/19).

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