Open disclosure (OD)
7 May 2013
Doctors have been slow to embrace the practice of Open Disclosure (OD) after adverse health care events, despite its implementation in state health policy documents and inclusion in the Medical Board of Australia's code of conduct for doctors, writes Professor Cameron Stewart.
In an co-authored article published in the Medical Journal of Australia (MJA) Professor Stewart writes that three basic reforms should be adopted for OD to be successful:
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