We Doctors Make Mistakes – We Must Own It, Talk About It, Learn From It
This is a refreshingly honest and powerful attack on an important part of modern physician culture: our expectations of doctors to ‘bat 1000’, or not make mistakes – a.k.a. not be human. This has an eroding effect on the confidence, mental health, and capabilities of physicians. In this Ted Talk, CBC’s Brian Goldman does a masterful job of uncovering this very dark and disturbing part of life as a physician.