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Five years after 'To Err is Human': what have we learned?
Leape LL, Berwick DM. JAMA. 2005;293:2384-2390.
Frequency of failure to inform patients of clinically significant outpatient test results.
Casalino LP, Dunham D, Chin MH, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2009;169:1123-1129.
Health information technology is a vehicle, not a destination: a conversation with David J. Brailer.
Milstein A. Health Aff (Millwood). 2007;26:w236-w241.
Addressing postdischarge adverse events: a neglected area.
Tsilimingras D, Bates DW. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008;34:85-97.
Medication discrepancies in integrated electronic health records.
Linsky A, Simon SR. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:103-109.
Getting moving on patient safety—harnessing electronic data for safer care.
Jha AK, Classen DC. N Engl J Med 2011;365:1756-1758.
Q: What scares doctors? A: Being the patient.
Gibbs N, Bower A. Time Magazine. May 1, 2006.
Electronic medical record availability and primary care depression treatment.
Harman JS, Rost KM, Harle CA, Cook RL. J Gen Intern Med. 2012;27:962-967.
Implementation of a telepharmacy service to provide round-the-clock medication order review by pharmacists.
Wakefield DS, Ward MM, Loes JL, O'Brien J, Sperry L. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2010;67:2052-2057.
Medication Reconciliation Victory after an Avoidable Error
Cutler TW. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. February/March 2009.
Evaluation and certification of computerized physician order entry systems.
Classen D, Avery AJ, Bates DW. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2007;14:48-55.
Multiple latent failures align to allow a serious drug interaction to harm a patient.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. May 5, 2011;16:1-3.
Wherry R. Forbes Magazine. June 20, 2005.
Utilising improvement science methods to optimise medication reconciliation.
White CM, Schoettker PJ, Conway PH, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:372-380.
Patient safety beyond the hospital.
Gandhi TK, Lee TH. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:1001-1003.
Making inpatient medication reconciliation patient centered, clinically relevant and implementable: a consensus statement on key principles and necessary first steps.
Greenwald JL, Halasyamani L, Greene J, et al. J Hosp Med. 2010;5:477-485.
Implementing an electronic medical record with computerized prescriber order entry at a critical access hospital.
Horning R. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2011;68:2288-2292.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Patient safety and quality in the pediatric intensive care unit.
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2007;8(suppl):S1-S43.
Matching identifiers in electronic health records: implications for duplicate records and patient safety.
McCoy AB, Wright A, Kahn MG, Shapiro JS, Bernstam EV, Sittig DF. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:219-224.
Improving Patient Safety Through Simulation Research.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; June 2008.
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