Book/Report

Case Studies in Patient Safety: Foundations for Core Competencies.

Johnson JK; Haskell HW; Barach PR.

Patient stories can help illustrate the impact of medical harm on patients and their families as well as uncover areas for improvement. This book offers a collection of 24 patient accounts of medical errors with further information from the editors including context, learning objectives, and a case discussion to guide understanding of key health professional competencies and how to integrate them in education to ensure safety at the microsystem level.