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Journal Article
Study

Multi-level analysis of national nursing students' disclosure of patient safety concerns.

Palese A, Gonella S, Grassetti L, et al. Medical education. 2018;52:1156-1166.

Incident reporting systems are widely utilized to identify safety concerns, but their effectiveness remains limited in part due to underreporting. Using data from a national survey of undergraduate nursing students in Italy, researchers found that 41.7% reported safety issues never, rarely, or sometimes.