When White Coat Syndrome Isn’t Just Psychosomatic
Have you ever heard of white coat syndrome? It might sound a little silly, but white coat syndrome is high blood pressure that occurs only within the context of a doctor’s office typically because of anxiety related to visiting the doctor. But sometimes things do go wrong at the doctor’s office or hospital. Take, for example, one woman who awoke during a visit to the emergency room to find doctors mistakenly preparing to remove some of her organs.
Patient Mistakenly Pronounced Dead