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Will saying "I'm sorry" prevent a malpractice lawsuit?
Berlin L. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2006;187:10-15.
Liability claims and costs before and after implementation of a medical error disclosure program.
Kachalia A, Kaufman SR, Boothman R, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2010;153:213-221.
Preventing Medication Errors: A $21 Billion Opportunity.
Washington, DC: National Priorities Partnership and National Quality Forum; December 2010.
National Patient Safety Awareness Week.
National Patient Safety Foundation.
Developing a medication patient safety program — infrastructure and strategy.
Mark SM, Weber RJ. Hosp Pharm. 2007;42:149-156.
The disruptive orthopaedic surgeon: implications for patient safety and malpractice liability.
Patel P, Robinson BS, Novicoff WM, Dunnington GL, Brenner MJ, Saleh KJ. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011;93:e1261-e1266.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Interprofessional Approaches to Patient Safety.
J Interprof Care. 2006;20:455-571.
Safe Surgery Guide.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources; 2010. ISBN: 9781599404073.
Revisiting duty-hour limits — IOM recommendations for patient safety and resident education.
Iglehart JK. N Engl J Med. 2008;359:2633-2635.
Building and sustaining a systemwide culture of safety.
Yates GR, Bernd DL, Sayles SM, Stockmeier CA, Burke G, Merti GE. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2005;31:684-689.
The many faces of error disclosure: a common set of elements and a definition.
Fein SP, Hilborne LH, Spiritus EM, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2007;22:755-761.
Fixing America's hospitals.
Newsweek. October 16, 2006:44-68, 72.
Peer support: healthcare professionals supporting each other after adverse medical events.
van Pelt F. Qual Saf Health Care. 2008;17:249-252.
Disclosure of patient safety incidents: a comprehensive review.
O'connor E, Coates HM, Yardley IE, Wu AW. Int J Qual Health Care. 2010;22:371-379.
Patient safety beyond the hospital.
Gandhi TK, Lee TH. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:1001-1003.
A human factors curriculum for surgical clerkship students.
Cahan MA, Larkin AC, Starr S, et al. Arch Surg. 2010;145:1151-1157.
Transitions of Care Consensus Policy Statement American College of Physicians-Society of General Internal Medicine-Society of Hospital Medicine-American Geriatrics Society-American College of Emergency Physicians-Society of Academic Emergency Medicine.
Snow V, Beck D, Budnitz T, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24:971-976.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Quality of Anesthesia Care.
Neuman MD, Martinez EA, eds. Anesthesiol Clin. 2011;29:1-178.
What We've Learned: Stories and Milestones from the Patient Safety Journey.
Minneapolis, MN: Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota; April 2006.
Aviation's gift to health care.
Nance JJ. ABC News. November 16, 2005.
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