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Get me out alive.
Feldman R. The Washington Post. May 2, 2006:HE01.
Patient safety records: silent witness.
Gould M. Health Service Journal. September 15, 2008:22-24.
Small patients, big consequences in medical errors.
Tarkan L. New York Times. September 14, 2008;Health section:7.
Program encourages reporting accidents waiting to happen: the Good Catch Awards.
McCook A. Anesthesiology News. Sept 2011;37:9.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Patient Safety Papers 5.
Baker GR, ed. Healthc Q. 2010;13:1-136.
Leading a highly visible hospital through a serious reportable event.
Erickson JI. J Nurs Adm. 2012;42:131-133.
ASPEN Patient Safety Initiatives.
American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition; 8630 Fenton Street, Suite 412, Silver Spring, MD 20910.
Radiation risks of diagnostic imaging.
Sentinel Event Alert #47. August 24, 2011.
Serious Reportable Events in Massachusetts Acute Care Hospitals: January 1, 2008–December 31, 2008.
Executive Office of Health and Human Services, Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Care Safety and Quality. Boston, MA: Commonwealth of Massachusetts; 2009.
What makes hospitalized patients more vulnerable and increases their risk of experiencing an adverse event?
Aranaz-Andrés JM, Limón R, Mira JJ, Aibar C, Gea MT, Agra Y; ENEAS Working Group. Int J Qual Health Care. 2011;23:705-712.
Critical incidents related to cardiac arrests reported to the Danish Patient Safety Database.
Andersen PO, Maaløe R, Andersen HB. Resuscitation. 2010;81:312-316.
Chasing Zero: Winning the War on Healthcare Harm.
Austin, TX: Texas Medical Institute for Technology and the Quaid Foundation; 2010.
Proper positioning of pharmacy label on Hospira PCA vials will avoid interference with scanning.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. August 14, 2008;13:1-3.
Integrating incident data from five reporting systems to assess patient safety: making sense of the elephant.
Levtzion-Korach O, Frankel A, Alcalai H, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010;36:402-410.
Preventing Medical Errors.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Patient Safety News. Show #79. September 2008.
A multifaceted program for improving quality of care in intensive care units: IATROREF study.
Garrouste-Orgeas M, Soufir L, Tabah A, et al; Outcomerea Study Group. Crit Care Med. 2012;40:468-476.
Huff C. Trustee Magazine. October 2011.
Airway carts: a systems-based approach to airway safety.
Kane BG, Bond WF, Worrilow CC, Richardson DM, on behalf of the Lehigh Valley Hospital Airway Task Force. J Patient Saf. 2006;2:154-161.
Consumer Guide to Adverse Health Events.
St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Department of Health; January 2009.
An international review of patient safety measures in radiotherapy practice.
Shafiq J, Barton M, Noble D, Lemer C, Donaldson LJ. Radiother Oncol. 2009;92:15-21.
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