Surgical injuries in Las Vegas hospitals, 1999 to 2009
By Tyson Anderson, Alex Richards, Chris Morris
Where I Stand
The assignment Sun reporter Marshall Allen was given two years ago was just one sentence, but would prove to be the most ambitious of his career: Find out what’s right, and wrong, about our local health care delivery system.
The data showed eight categories of harm including bedsores, infections, bone breaks and foreign objects accidentally retained after surgery.
Explore the data with interactive graphics and data tables.
See the source material behind the stories: legal filings, academic research, minutes from legislative hearings and internal e-mails.