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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article
Commentary

Diagnostic error: untapped potential for improving patient safety?

Groszkruger D. Journal of healthcare risk management : the journal of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management. 2014;34:38-43.

Highlighting how uncertainty around identifying diagnostic errors hinders measuring its incidence and developing solutions, this commentary outlines methods to augment diagnostic safety including teamwork activities, establishing best practices, and utilizing decision support systems.