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Global Patient Safety Challenge NewsAlert.
World Health Organization.
Recommended guidelines for monitoring, reporting, and conducting research on medical emergency team, outreach, and rapid response systems: an Utstein-style scientific statement.
Peberdy MA, Cretikos M, Abella BS, et al; International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation; American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee; Council on Cardiopulmonary, Perioperative, and Critical Care; Interdisciplinary Working Group on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research. Circulation. 2007;116:2481-2500.
Variation in 17 obstetric care pathways: potential danger for health professionals and patient safety?
Sarrechia M, Van Gerven E, Hermans L, et al. J Adv Nurs. 2013;69:278-285.
Factors predictive of intravenous fluid administration errors in Australian surgical care wards.
Han PY, Coombes ID, Green B. Qual Saf Health Care. 2005;14:179-184.
Crisis management during anaesthesia: the development of an anaesthetic crisis management manual.
Runciman WB, Kluger MT, Morris RW, Paix AD, Watterson LM, Webb RK. Qual Saf Health Care. 2005;14:e1.
Vincristine: Learning from Error Workshop.
World Alliance for Patient Safety. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization; 2008.
Delayed or missed diagnosis of cervical spine injuries.
Platzer P, Hauswirth N, Jaindl M, Chatwani S, Vecsei V, Gaebler C. J Trauma. 2006;61:150-155.
Preventing catheter-related bloodstream infections: thinking outside the checklist.
Perencevich EN, Pittet D. JAMA. 2009;301:1285-1287.
Drug error in anaesthetic practice: a review of 896 reports from the Australian Incident Monitoring Study database.
Abeysekera A, Bergman IJ, Kluger MT, Short TG. Anaesthesia. 2005;60:220-227.
Save Lives: Clean Your Hands.
World Alliance for Patient Safety.
Governing the surgical count through communication interactions: implications for patient safety.
Riley R, Manias E, Polglase A. Qual Saf Health Care. 2006;15:369-374.
Are incorrectly used drugs more frequently involved in adverse drug reactions? A prospective study.
Jonville-Béra AP, Béra F, Autret-Leca E. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2005;61:231-236.
Microbiological evaluation of two hand hygiene procedures achieved by healthcare workers during routine patient care: a randomized study.
Kac G, Podglajen I, Gueneret M, Vaupré S, Bissery A, Meyer G. J Hosp Infect. 2005;60:32-39.
Predicting and preventing adverse drug reactions in the very old.
Merle L, Laroche ML, Dantoine T, Charmes JP. Drugs Aging. 2005;22:375-392.
Crises in clinical care: an approach to management.
Runciman WB, Merry AF. Qual Saf Health Care. 2005;14:156-163.
Nature of human error: implications for surgical practice.
Cuschieri A. Ann Surg. 2006;244:642-648.
Monitoring during sedation given by non-anaesthetic doctors.
Fanning RM. Anaesthesia. 2008;63:370-374.
Recognition and management of potential drug-drug interactions in patients on internal medicine wards.
Vonbach P, Dubied A, Beer JH, Krähenbühl S. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2007;63:1075-1083.
An international review of patient safety measures in radiotherapy practice.
Shafiq J, Barton M, Noble D, Lemer C, Donaldson LJ. Radiother Oncol. 2009;92:15-21.
Use of the Beers criteria to predict adverse drug reactions among first-visit elderly outpatients.
Chang CM, Liu PY, Yang YH, Yang YC, Wu CF, Lu FH. Pharmacotherapy. 2005;25:831-838.
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