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Saving lives by studying deaths: using standardized mortality reviews to improve inpatient safety.
Lau H, Litman KC. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:400-408.
How dangerous is a day in hospital?: A model of adverse events and length of stay for medical inpatients.
Hauck K, Zhao X. Med Care. 2011;49:1068-1075.
Meeting the Joint Commission's 2013 National Patient Safety Goals.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; September 2012. ISBN: 9781599407555.
Injury and death associated with incidents reported to the Patient Safety Net.
Reid M, Estacio R, Albert R. Am J Med Qual. 2009;24:520-524.
National estimates of adverse events during nonpsychiatric hospitalizations for persons with schizophrenia.
Khaykin E, Ford DE, Pronovost PJ, Dixon L, Daumit GL. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2010;32:419-425.
HealthGrades Sixth Annual Patient Safety in American Hospitals Study.
Golden, CO: HealthGrades, Inc.; April 2009.
Back to Basics.
Gima Z, Gosselar P, Levine A, Lincoln T, Ramirez A. Washington, DC: Public Citizen; August 6, 2009.
Don't let a hospital make you sick.
Mishori R. Parade Magazine. February 8, 2009.
Preventing in-facility pressure ulcers as a patient safety strategy: a systematic review.
Sullivan N, Schoelles KM. Ann Intern Med. 2013;158(5 Pt 2):410-416.
To Err Is Human—But Don't Expect to Get Paid For It.
ASQ Quarterly Quality Report. Milwaukee, WI: American Society of Quality; October 2008.
As industry automates, adverse events continue to haunt caregivers.
Wetzel TG. Health Data Manage. 2011 Feb;19:86, 88, 90 passim.
The $17.1 billion problem: the annual cost of measurable medical errors.
Van Den Bos J, Rustagi K, Gray T, Halford M, Ziemkiewicz E, Shreve J. Health Aff (Millwood). 2011;30:596-603.
The design of the SAFE or SORRY? study: a cluster randomised trial on the development and testing of an evidence based inpatient safety program for the prevention of adverse events.
van Gaal BG, Schoonhoven L, Hulscher ME, et al. BMC Health Serv Res. 2009;9:58.
National Priorities and Goals: Aligning Our Efforts to Transform America's Healthcare.
National Priorities Partnership. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2008. ISBN: 1933875194.
Harm Free Care.
National Health Service.
Impact of date stamping on patient safety measurement in patients undergoing CABG: experience with the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicators.
Glance LG, Li Y, Osler TM, Mukamel DB, Dick AW. BMC Health Serv Res. 2008;8:176.
From research to practice: factors affecting implementation of prospective targeted injury-detection systems.
Sorensen AV, Harrison MI, Kane HL, Roussel AE, Halpern MT, Bernard SL. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:527-533.
Implementation of a mandatory checklist of protocols and objectives improves compliance with a wide range of evidence-based intensive care unit practices.
Byrnes MC, Schuerer DJ, Schallom ME, et al. Crit Care Med. 2009; 37:2775-2781.
Patient characteristics and the occurrence of never events.
Fry DE, Pine M, Jones BL, Meimban RJ. Arch Surg. 2010;145:148-151.
Preventing pressure ulcers: the goal is zero.
Duncan KD. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:605-610.
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