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Global Patient Safety Challenge NewsAlert.
World Health Organization.
Safe Surgery Saves Lives: The Second Global Patient Safety Challenge.
Geneva, Switzerland: WHO World Alliance for Patient Safety; June 25, 2008.
WHO Collaborating Centre for Patient Safety Solutions.
World Health Organization, Joint Commission International, Joint Commission.
Recommended guidelines for monitoring, reporting, and conducting research on medical emergency team, outreach, and rapid response systems: an Utstein-style scientific statement.
Peberdy MA, Cretikos M, Abella BS, et al; International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation; American Heart Association Emergency Cardiovascular Care Committee; Council on Cardiopulmonary, Perioperative, and Critical Care; Interdisciplinary Working Group on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research. Circulation. 2007;116:2481-2500.
Unintended exposure in radiotherapy: identification of prominent causes.
Boadu M, Rehani MM. Radiother Oncol. 2009;93:609-617.
African Partnerships for Patient Safety.
Geneva, Switzerland: WHO Patient Safety, World Health Organization.
Patient safety in developing countries: retrospective estimation of scale and nature of harm to patients in hospital.
Wilson RM, Michel P, Olsen S, et al; WHO Patient Safety EMRO/AFRO Working Group. BMJ. 2012;344:e832.
Understanding and attitudes towards patient safety concepts in obstetrics.
Nabhan A, Ahmed-Tawfik MS. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2007;98:212-216.
Incidence of adverse drug events and medication errors in intensive care units: a prospective multicenter study.
Benkirane RR, R-Abouqal R, Haimeur CC, et al. J Patient Saf. 2009;5:16-22.
The burden and risk factors for adverse drug events in older patients--a prospective cross-sectional study.
Tipping B, Kalula S, Badri M. S Afr Med J. 2006;96:1255-1259.
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