MRIs and sandbags filled with metal shot.
Patient Safety Initiative Alert. Trenton: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services; May 2006.
This announcement describes a
involving sandbags filled with metal shot instead of sand.
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Diagnostic error in acute care.
PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2010;7:76-86.
Safety strategies in an academic radiation oncology department and recommendations for action.
Terezakis SA, Pronovost P, Harris K, Deweese T, Ford E. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:291-299.
Patient Safety Authority Annual Reports.
Harrisburg, PA: Patient Safety Authority; April 2012.
Analysis and prioritization of near-miss adverse events in a radiology department.
Thornton RH, Miransky J, Killen AR, Solomon SB, Brody LA. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011;196:1120-1124.
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