versión ISSN 1029-3019
DUFURNEAUX SOLLET, Moraima y MARINO MAGDARIAGA, Dora L. Social impact of iatrogenesis due to the use of diagnostic resources in the clinical laboratory. MEDISAN [online]. 2012, vol.16, n.1, pp. 145-150. ISSN 1029-3019.
Iatrogenesis is defined as the adverse effect on the health of patients caused by the medical institution as a result of omission or commission errors committed by heath professionals and as a consequence of actions taken for preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic ends, for which this article discusses about social impact of possible iatrogenic trends in a hospital through the use of diagnostic resources in the clinical laboratory.
Palabras llave : iatrogenesis; health professional; diagnostic resource; clinical laboratory.