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I-PASS handover system: a decade of evidence demands action.

Shahian D. I-PASS handover system: a decade of evidence demands action. BMJ Qual Saf. Epub 2021 Apr 25. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2021-013314 

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May 12, 2021
Shahian DM. BMJ Qual Saf. 2021;30(10):769-774.

The I-PASS structured handoff tool aims to improve communication during patient transfers and reduce errors and preventable adverse events. This editorial summarizes evidence supporting I-PASS implementation and the challenge of rigorously assessing the association between handoffs and adverse events, medical errors, and other clinical outcomes.

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Shahian D. I-PASS handover system: a decade of evidence demands action. BMJ Qual Saf. Epub 2021 Apr 25. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2021-013314 

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