PATIENT SAFETY PRIMERS
Refers to the process whereby a physician informs a patient about the risks and benefits of a proposed therapy or test...
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DNR in the OR and Afterwards
Lo B. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. September 2006.
Holtzman, NA. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. December 2004.
Code Status Confusion.
Lo B, Tulsky JA. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. July 2003.
Drug errors, qualitative research and some reflections on ethics.
Armitage G. J Clin Nurs. 2005;14:869-875.
Association between hospital-reported Leapfrog Safe Practices scores and inpatient mortality.
Kernisan LP, Lee SJ, Boscardin WJ, Landefeld CS, Dudley RA. JAMA. 2009;301:1341-1348.
The Wrongful Resuscitation
Teno JM. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. April 2008.
Mackenzie CF. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. March 2004.
To Resuscitate or Not?
Wu AW, Pronovost PJ. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. January 2004.
No Blood, Please.
Liang BA. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. May 2004.
Secured But Not Always Safe
Jahr JS, Hosseini P. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. November 2006.
Framing family conversation after early diagnosis of iatrogenic injury and incidental findings.
Barrios L, Tsuda S, Derevianko A, et al. Surg Endosc. 2009;23:2535-2542.
In a crisis, do-not-revive requests don't always work.
Parker L. USA Today. December 19, 2006.
In Conversation with...Dean Schillinger, MD
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. February/March 2009.
Identification of inpatient DNR status: a safety hazard begging for standardization.
Sehgal NL, Wachter RM. J Hosp Med. 2007;2:366-371.
A living will misinterpreted as a DNR order: confusion compromises patient care.
Katsetos AD, Mirarchi FL. J Emerg Med. 2011;40:629-632.
Listen to the Family.
Campbell D Jr. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. June 2004.
Nurses' perspectives on the intersection of safety and informed decision making in maternity care.
Jacobson CH, Zlatnik MG, Kennedy HP, Lyndon A. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2013;42:577-587.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Language Barriers in Health Care.
Saha S, Fernandez A, eds. J Gen Intern Med. 2007;22(suppl 2):277-372.
Improving Patient Safety Through Informed Consent for Patients with Limited Health Literacy.
Wu HW, Nishimi RY, Page-Lopez CM, Kizer KW. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2005.
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