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What have we learned about interventions to reduce medical errors?
Woodward HI, Mytton OT, Lemer C, et al. Annu Rev Public Health. 2010;31:479-497.
Improving Patient Safety Through Simulation Research.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; June 2008.
In Conversation with...Sorrel King
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. March 2007.
Medical error disclosure training: evidence for values-based ethical environments.
Rathert C, Phillips W. J Bus Ethics. 2010;97:491-503.
The Sorry Works! Coalition: making the case for full disclosure.
Wojcieszak D, Banja J, Houk C. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2006;32:344-350.
Family of woman who died after a medical error joins hospital's safety panel.
Shelton DL. Chicago Tribune. October 7, 2011.
Factors associated with disclosure of medical errors by housestaff.
Kronman AC, Paasche-Orlow M, Orlander JD. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;21:271-278.
Patients' concerns about medical errors during hospitalization.
Burroughs TE, Waterman AD, Gallagher TH, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:5-14.
The disclosure dilemma—large-scale adverse events.
Dudzinski DM, Hébert PC, Foglia MB, Gallagher TH. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:978-986.
When errors occur.
Wetzel TG. Hosp Health Netw. October 2010.
Analysis of Australian newspaper coverage of medication errors.
Hinchcliff R, Westbrook J, Greenfield D, Baysari M, Moldovan M, Braithwaite J. Int J Qual Health Care. 2012;24:1-8.
Patient Notification Toolkit.
Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; June 6, 2013.
Medical errors: should you apologize?
Weiss GG. Med Econ. April 21, 2006;83:50-54.
Anatomy of an incident disclosure: the importance of dialogue.
Iedema R, Allen S. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012;38:435-442.
Medical Errors and Patient Safety: A Curriculum Guide for Teaching Medical Students and Family Practice Residents.
Halbach JL, Sullivan L. Yonkers, NY: New York Medical College; 2003.
Communication with patients, suffering severe, avoidable harm as a result of treatment.
Cornwell J. Saferhealthcare. April 26, 2007.
Standards, audits, and saying I'm sorry: an engineer's family proposes solutions.
Wojcieszak D. Patient Safety Qual Healthc. May/June 2005;2:6, 8-9.
Emergency physicians and disclosure of medical errors.
Moskop JC, Geiderman JM, Hobgood CD, Larkin GL. Ann Emerg Med. 2006;48:523-531.
Improving patient safety through transparency.
Kachalia A. N Engl J Med. 2013;369:1677-1679.
Dealing with a medical mistake: should physicians apologize to patients?
Tabler NG Jr. Med Econ. November 10, 2013.
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