Special or Theme Issue

Patient Safety.

Ardenne M, Reitnauer PG. Arzneimittel-Forschung. 1975;25:1369-79.

The neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is a complex environment that serves a vulnerable population at increased risk for harm should errors occur. This special issue draws from a multidisciplinary set of authors to explore patient safety issues arising in the NICU. Included in the issue are articles examining topic such as video assessment, diagnostic error, and human factors engineering in the NICU.