Stacked Odds: W5
Catalogue Number: CTV866
Subject: Consumer Studies, Criminal Justice & Law, Current Events, Documentary, Health and Medicine, Social Sciences
Grade Level: Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2021
Running Time: 20:00
Approximately 35,000 Canadians die every year as a result of medical errors in hospitals and long-term care facilities. Some families take the doctor to court, but physicians win the majority of cases. They are backed by a strong organization, called the Canadian Medical Protective Association, or CMPA.
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