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Patient safety in the pediatric emergency care setting.
Krug SE, Frush K, for the Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine and American Academy of Pediatrics. Pediatrics. 2007;120:1367-1375.
Crisis resource management in emergency medicine.
Carne B, Kennedy M, Gray T. Emerg Med Australas. 2012;24:7-13.
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.
Improved pain resolution in hospitalized patients through targeting of pain mismanagement as medical error.
Okon TR, Lutz PS, Liang H. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2009;37:1039-1049.
Joint Policy Statement—Guidelines for Care of Children in the Emergency Department.
American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine; American College of Emergency Physicians Pediatric Committee; Emergency Nurses Association Pediatric Committee. Pediatrics. 2009;124:1233-1243.
Announcing 2009 Leapfrog top hospitals.
Washington, DC: Leapfrog Group; December 4, 2009.
Implementation of Condition Help: family teaching and evaluation of family understanding.
Hueckel RM, Mericle JM, Frush K, Martin PL, Champagne MT. J Nurs Care Qual. 2012;27:176-181.
Chasing Zero: Winning the War on Healthcare Harm.
Austin, TX: Texas Medical Institute for Technology and the Quaid Foundation; 2010.
Medical injuries among hospitalized children.
Meurer JR, Yang H, Guse CE, Scanlon MC, Layde PM, and the Wisconsin Medical Injury Prevention Program Research Group. Qual Saf Health Care. 2006;15:202-207.
Enhancing pediatric safety: using simulation to assess radiology resident preparedness for anaphylaxis from intravenous contrast media.
Gaca AM, Frush DP, Hohenhaus SM, et al. Radiology. 2007;245:236-244.
"Save Lives Now" project.
Hospitals and Health Networks.
The business case for patient safety.
Hwang RW, Herndon JH. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2007;457:21-34.
Using crew resource management and a 'read-and-do checklist' to reduce failure-to-rescue events on a step-down unit.
Young-Xu Y, Fore AM, Metcalf A, Payne K, Neily J, Sculli GL. Am J Nurs. 2013;113:51-57.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Quality of Anesthesia Care.
Neuman MD, Martinez EA, eds. Anesthesiol Clin. 2011;29:1-178.
Patient safety factors in children dying in a paediatric intensive care unit (PICU): a case notes review study.
Monroe K, Wang D, Vincent C, Woloshynowych M, Neale G, Inwald DP. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:863-868.
Hospital safety records, CEO pay increasingly linked.
Wilson B. Am Med News. November 26, 2007:50:16.
Too Tight Control.
Rubin HR, Fajtova VT. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. May 2004.
Can high tech save your life?
Fischman J. US News and World Report. August 1, 2005;139:45,49-50,52.
Compare and Contrast.
Cho KC, Chertow GM. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2005.
Patient perceptions of mistakes in ambulatory care.
Kistler CE, Walter LC, Mitchell CM, Sloane PD. Arch Intern Med. 2010;170:1480-1487.
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