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Scariest hospital risks.
Herper M, Lindner M. Forbes. August 25, 2008.
Adverse Health Events in Minnesota: Ninth Annual Public Report.
St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Department of Health; January 2013.
Hospitalized patients' attitudes about and participation in error prevention.
Waterman AD, Gallagher TH, Garbutt J, Waterman BM, Fraser V, Burroughs TE. J Gen Intern Med. 2006;21:367-370.
National Priorities and Goals: Aligning Our Efforts to Transform America's Healthcare.
National Priorities Partnership. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2008. ISBN: 1933875194.
Improving America's Hospitals: A Report on Quality and Safety.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; March 2007.
'Wrong site' surgeries on the rise.
Davis R. USA Today. April 17, 2006.
A girl dies during restraint at hospital already criticized for problems.
Bernhard B, Kohler J. St. Louis Post-Dispatch. August 1, 2010:A1
How to avoid falling victim to a hospital mistake.
Cohen E. Empowered Patient. CNN.com. November 13, 2009.
Process changes to increase compliance with the Universal Protocol for bedside procedures.
Barsuk JH, Brake H, Caprio T, Barnard C, Anderson DY, Williams MV. Arch Intern Med. 2011;171:947-949.
Shapiro MJ. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. February 2004.
Minnesota Time Out Campaign.
Minnesota Safe Surgery Coalition. June 15, 2011.
Global goal: reduce medical errors.
Szabo L. USA Today. August 23, 2005.
Third wrong-sided brain surgery at R.I. hospital.
Associated Press. MSNBC. November 27, 2007.
Surgical site verification: A through Z.
Dunn D. J Perianesth Nurs. 2006;21:317-328.
Patient safety in dermatology: a review of the literature.
Cao LY, Taylor JS, Vidimos A. Dermatol Online J. 2010;16:3.
Universal Protocol for Preventing Wrong Site, Wrong Procedure, Wrong Person Surgery.
The Joint Commission.
Using the Targeted Solutions Tool for wrong site surgery: is your organization at risk?
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare; February 13, 2012.
What Can the Rest of the Health Care System Learn from the VA’s Quality and Safety Transformation?
Jha AK. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. September 2006.
Achieving the National Quality Forum's "Never Events": prevention of wrong site, wrong procedure, and wrong patient operations.
Michaels RK, Makary MA, Dahab Y, et al. Ann Surg. 2007;245:526-532.
Wrong-site and wrong-patient procedures in the Universal Protocol era: analysis of a prospective database of physician self-reported occurrences.
Stahel PF, Sabel AL, Victoroff MS, et al. Arch Surg. 2010;145:978-984.
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