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Top 10 Healthcare Technology Hazards for 2011
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The ECRI Institute, an independent group that evaluates medical devices and procedures, has issued its latest list of the 10 most perilous technologies in healthcare health providers should keep an eye out for in 2011. This year’s list reflects the group’s judgment based on:

A review of recent recalls Analysis of information found in the literature and in the medical device problem reporting databases of ECRI Institute, and other organizations ECRI experience in investigating and consulting on device-related incidents.