Journal Article

Open wide: looking into the safety culture of dental school clinics.

Ramoni R, Walji MF, Tavares A, et al. Journal of dental education. 2014;78:745-56.

Researchers administered the AHRQ Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture at three dental schools in the United States and determined that safety culture in dentistry is lacking. A past AHRQ WebM&M commentary describes a wrong-site dental surgery and recommends strategies to reduce risk of errors in this setting.