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Does Luck Exist in Medicine?

Keywords : Karma, Luck, Medicine

Citation Information : Does Luck Exist in Medicine?. Journal of Medical Academics 2019; 2 (1):25-26.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10070-0028

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-08-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2019; The Author(s).


The role of luck in medical care has been acknowledged since times immemorial. Yet with more and more emphasis on evidence based medicine we tend to underplay it. This article provides many examples of how luck has been and always will be relevant in practice of medicine in the world.

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