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Getting Safer Care.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Schillinger D. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. March 2004.
Effect of medication reconciliation with and without patient counseling on the number of pharmaceutical interventions among patients discharged from the hospital.
Karapinar-Çarkit F, Borgsteede SD, Zoer J, Smit HJ, Egberts ACG, van den Bemt PMLA. Ann Pharmacother. 2009;43:1001-1010.
Preventing errors relating to commonly used anticoagulants.
Sentinel Event Alert. September 24, 2008;(41):1-4.
SAFE CARE Patient Safety Education Program.
Mableton, GA: Safe Care Campaign.
Notre Dame students design to save lives.
McFadden M. WNDU. February 21, 2012.
Reengineering hospital discharge: a protocol to improve patient safety, reduce costs, and boost patient satisfaction.
Clancy CM. Am J Med Qual. 2009;24:344-346.
Don't come back, hospitals say.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. June 7, 2011:D3.
Effects of an educational patient safety campaign on patients' safety behaviours and adverse events.
Schwappach DLB, Frank O, Buschmann U, Babst R. J Eval Clin Pract. 2013;19:285-291.
10 things your hospital won't tell you.
Kapadia R. Smart Money. October 2006;15:112-114.
Advancing Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, and Patient- and Family-Centered Care: A Roadmap for Hospitals.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; 2010.
Drug shortages and how they affect your healthcare.
Faye J. NBC-17 News. November 10, 2011.
Patients' attitudes towards patient involvement in safety interventions: results of two exploratory studies.
Davis RE, Sevdalis N, Pinto A, Darzi A, Vincent CA. Health Expect. 2011 Dec 12; [Epub ahead of print].
How to Make Your Hospital Stay Safer and Cheaper: A Checklist.
Kane J. PBS NewsHour. October 23, 2012.
Hospital safety: your responsibility or theirs?
Teegardin C. Atlanta Journal-Constitution. April 28, 2013.
Patient Safety and Satisfaction: The State of American Hospitals.
Golden, CO: HealthGrades Inc.; May 2012.
Lack of patient knowledge regarding hospital medications.
Cumbler E, Wald H, Kutner J. J Hosp Med. 2010;5-83-86.
Communication discrepancies between physicians and hospitalized patients.
Olson DP, Windish DM. Arch Intern Med. 2010;170:1302-1307.
A qualitative exploration of patients' attitudes towards the 'Participate Inform Notice Know' (PINK) patient safety video.
Pinto A, Vincent C, Darzi A, Davis R. Int J Qual Health Care. 2013;25:29-34.
Improving America's Hospitals: The Joint Commission's Report on Quality and Safety 2008.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; November 2008.
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