MRI suites: safety outside the bore.
Gilk T. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. September/October 2006;3:16-18, 20-21.
The author discusses safety risks in the MRI suite and how suite design can mitigate these risks.
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Pharmaceutical industry and medical device companies: part of the solution?
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. November 16, 2006;11:1, 3.
Usability study of two common defibrillators reveals hazards.
Fairbanks RJ, Caplan SH, Bishop PA, Marks AM, Shah MN. Ann Emerg Med. 2007;50:424-432.
Patient safety in intensive care: results from the multinational Sentinel Events Evaluation (SEE) study.
Valentin A, Capuzzo M, Guidet B, et al. Intensive Care Med. 2006;32:1591-1598.
United States marshals seize defective infusion pumps made by Alaris Products.
Rockville, MD: Center for Devices and Radiological Health, US Food and Drug Administration; August 29, 2006.
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