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Oversight hearing on recent patient safety issues.
Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, 109th Cong, 2nd Sess (June 15, 2006). (Testimony of James P. Bagian, MD, PE; John D. Daigh, Jr., MD; Daniel Schultz, MD; Laurie Ekstrand).
Quality of Care in Cranial Implant Surgeries at James A. Haley VA Medical Center, Tampa, Florida.
Health Care Inspection. Washington, DC: VA Office of Inspector General; April 10, 2006. Report No. 06-01642-126.
What is the patient really taking? Discrepancies between surgery and anesthesiology preoperative medication histories.
Burda SA, Hobson D, Pronovost PJ. Qual Saf Health Care. 2005;14:414-416.
Reducing in-hospital cardiac arrests and hospital mortality by introducing a medical emergency team.
Konrad D, Jäderling G, Bell M, Granath F, Ekbom A, Martling CR. Intensive Care Med. 2010;36:100-106.
An observational study of practice during transfer of patients from anaesthetic room to operating theatre.
Broom MA, Slater J, Ure DS. Anaesthesia. 2006;61:943-945.
Optimal preoperative assessment of the geriatric surgical patient: a best practices guideline from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program and the American Geriatrics Society.
Chow WB, Rosenthal RA, Merkow RP, Ko CY, Esnaola NF. J Am Coll Surg. 2012;215:453-466.
Too Tight Control.
Rubin HR, Fajtova VT. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. May 2004.
Mark My Limb.
O'Leary DS, Jacott WE. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. December 2004.
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