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The latest annotated links to patient safety literature, news, and more.
Association of note quality and quality of care: a cross-sectional study. Edwards ST, Neri PM, Volk LA, Schiff GD, Bates DW. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:406-413.
The effectiveness of management-by-walking-around: a randomized field study. Tucker AL, Singer SJ. Prod Oper Manage. 2014 Mar 31; [Epub ahead of print].
Nurse staffing and education and hospital mortality in nine European countries: a retrospective observational study. Aiken LH, Sloane DM, Bruyneel L, et al; RN4CAST Consortium. Lancet. 2014 Feb 25; [Epub ahead of print].
Redesigning surgical decision making for high-risk patients. Glance LG, Osler TM, Neuman MD. N Engl J Med. 2014;370:1379-1381.
Detection of adverse events in an acute geriatric hospital over a 6-year period using the Global Trigger Tool. Suarez C, Menendez MD, Alonso J, Castaño N, Alonso M, Vazquez F. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2014 Apr 2; [Epub ahead of print].
Missed diagnosis of stroke in the emergency department: a cross-sectional analysis of a large population-based sample. Newman-Toker DE, Moy E, Valente E, Coffey R, Hines AL. Diagnosis. 2014 Apr 5; [Epub ahead of print].
Patient safety in obstetrics and obstetric anesthesia. Kung A, Pratt SD. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2014;52:86-110.
Evaluating the accuracy of electronic pediatric drug dosing rules. Kirkendall ES, Spooner SA, Logan JR. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014;21:e43-e49.
BIBLIOGRAPHY
Weaving quality improvement and patient safety skills into all levels of medical training: an annotated bibliography. Mochan E, Nash DB. Am J Med Qual. 2014 Mar 31; [Epub ahead of print].
BOOK/REPORT
Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report. Sorra J, Famolaro T, Yount ND, Smith SA, Wilson S, Liu H. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; March 2014. AHRQ Publication No. 14-0019-EF.
Standardise, Educate, Harmonise: Commissioning the Conditions for Safer Surgery. NHS England Never Events Taskforce. London, UK: NHS England; February 27, 2014.
MEETING/CONFERENCE
Building a Clinician Support Program. Medically Induced Trauma Support Services. July 15–16, 2014; Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Cambridge, MA.
Medication Safety Collaborative. American Society for Health-System Pharmacists. May 31–June 4, 2014. The Mirage, Las Vegas, NV.

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