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PATIENT SAFETY PRIMERS
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Pediatric patient safety in the prehospital/emergency department setting.
Barata IA, Benjamin LS, Mace SE, Herman MI, Goldman RD. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2007;23:412-418.
Teamwork errors in trauma resuscitation.
Sarcevic A, Marsic I, Burd RS. ACM Trans Comput Hum Interact. 2012;19:13:1-13:30.
Pediatric patient safety in emergency departments: unit characteristics and staff perceptions.
Shaw KN, Ruddy RM, Olsen CS, et al; Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network. Pediatrics. 2009;124:485-493.
Pediatric Patient Safety in the Emergency Department.
Krug SE, ed. Oak Brook, IL: Joint Commission Resources and the American Academy of Pediatrics; 2010. ISBN: 9781599402123.
Emergency department visits for medical device–associated adverse events among children.
Wang C, Hefflin B, Cope JU, et al. Pediatrics. 2010;126:247-259.
Comparison of Broselow tape measurements versus physician estimations of pediatric weights.
Rosenberg M, Greenberger S, Rawal A, Latimer-Pierson J, Thundiyil J. Am J Emerg Med. 2011;29:482-488.
Time motion study in a pediatric emergency department before and after computer physician order entry.
Yen K, Shane EL, Pawar SS, Schwendel ND, Zimmanck RJ, Gorelick MH. Ann Emerg Med. 2009;53:462-468.
Cough and cold medication adverse events after market withdrawal and labeling revision.
Hampton LM, Nguyen DB, Edwards JR, Budnitz DS. Pediatrics. 2013;132:1047-1054.
Facilitating a safe transition from the pediatric emergency department to home with a post-discharge phone call: a quality-improvement initiative to improve patient safety.
Bucaro PJ, Black E. J Emerg Nurs. 2014;40:245-252.
Adverse events from cough and cold medications after a market withdrawal of products labeled for infants.
Shehab N, Schaefer MK, Kegler SR, Budnitz DS. Pediatrics. 2010;126:1100-1107.
Pediatric Patient Safety in the Emergency Department - Survey Preview Version.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources; 2008.
Dropping the baton during the handoff from emergency department to primary care: pediatric asthma continuity errors.
Hsiao AL, Shiffman RN. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2009;35:467-474.
A multidisciplinary approach to adverse drug events in pediatric trauma patients in an adult trauma center.
Kalina M, Tinkoff G, Gleason W, Veneri P, Fulda G. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009;25:444-446.
Medication errors among acutely ill and injured children treated in rural emergency departments.
Marcin JP, Dharmar M, Cho M, et al. Ann Emerg Med. 2007;50:361-367.e1-2.
Randomized controlled trial of a pictogram-based intervention to reduce liquid medication dosing errors and improve adherence among caregivers of young children.
Yin HS, Dreyer BP, van Schaick L, et al. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2008;162:814-822.
Pediatric adverse drug events in the outpatient setting: an 11-year national analysis.
Bourgeois FT, Mandl KD, Valim C, Shannon MW. Pediatrics. 2009;124:e744-e750.
Family alert: implementing direct family activation of a pediatric rapid response team.
Ray EM, Smith R, Massie S, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2009;35:575-580.
Creating an infrastructure for safety event reporting and analysis in a multicenter pediatric emergency department network.
Chamberlain JM, Shaw KN, Lillis KA, et al. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013;29:125-130.
An implementation strategy for a multicenter pediatric rapid response system in Ontario.
Lobos A, Costello J, Gilleland J, Gaiteiro R, Kotsakis A; The Ontario Pediatric Critical Care Response Team Collaborative. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010;36:271-280.
Root causes of errors in a simulated prehospital pediatric emergency.
Lammers R, Byrwa M, Fales W. Acad Emerg Med. 2012;19:37-47.
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