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Patient misidentification in laboratory medicine: a qualitative analysis of 227 root cause analysis reports in the Veterans Health Administration.
Dunn EJ, Moga PJ. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2010;134:244-255.
Kaplan HS. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. February 2004.
Mislabeled units of umbilical cord blood detected by a quality assurance program at the transplantation center.
McCullough J, McKenna D, Kadidlo D, et al. Blood. 2009:114:1684-1688.
National Comparative Audit of Blood Transfusion.
National Blood Service Hospitals.
Barcode identification for transfusion safety.
Murphy MF, Kay JD. Curr Opin Hematol. 2004;11:334-338.
Challenges and opportunities to prevent transfusion errors: a Qualitative Evaluation for Safer Transfusion (QUEST).
Heddle NM, Fung M, Hervig T, et al; BEST Collaborative. Transfusion. 2012;52:1687-1695.
Current and emerging infectious risks of blood transfusions.
Busch MP, Kleinman SH, Nemo GJ. JAMA. 2003;289:959-962.
Quality improvement to decrease specimen mislabeling in transfusion medicine.
Quillen K, Murphy K. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2006;130:1196-1198.
No Blood, Please.
Liang BA. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. May 2004.
Seven hundred and fifty-nine (759) chances to learn: a 3-year pilot project to analyse transfusion-related near-miss events in the Republic of Ireland.
Lundy D, Laspina S, Kaplan H, Rabin Fastman B, Lawlor E. Vox Sang. 2007;92:233-241.
Interruptions and blood transfusion checks: lessons from the simulated operating room.
Liu D, Grundgeiger T, Sanderson PM, Jenkins SA, Leane TA. Anesth Analg. 2009;108:219-222.
Root cause analysis of transfusion error: identifying causes to implement changes.
Elhence P, Veena S, Sharma RK, Chaudhary RK. Transfusion. 2010;50:2772-2777.
Medical Event Reporting System for Transfusion Medicine (MERS-TM).
Specialty-based, voluntary incident reporting in neonatal intensive care: description of 4846 incident reports.
Snijders C, van Lingen RA, Klip H, Fetter WP, van der Schaaf TW, Molendijk HA, NEOSAFE study group. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2009;94:F210-F215.
Analysis of adverse events in pediatric surgery using criteria validated from the adult population: justifying the need for pediatric-focused outcome measures.
Rice-Townsend S, Hall M, Jenkins KJ, Roberson DW, Rangel SJ. J Pediatr Surg. 2010;45:1126-1136.
New technology for transfusion safety.
Dzik WH. Br J Haematol. 2007;136:181-90.
Reducing adverse events in blood transfusion.
Stainsby D, Russell J, Cohen H, Lilleyman J. Br J Haematol. 2005;131:8-12.
Evidence-based red cell transfusion in the critically ill: quality improvement using computerized physician order entry.
Rana R, Afessa B, Keegan MT, et al; Transfusion in the ICU Interest Group. Crit Care Med. 2006;34:1892-1897.
Evaluation of the contributions of an electronic web-based reporting system: enabling action.
Levtzion-Korach O, Alcalai H, Orav EJ, et al. J Patient Saf. 2009;5:9-15.
An interdisciplinary approach to safer blood transfusion.
LaRocco M, Brient K. Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare. March-April 2008;5:22-26.
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