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Journal Article
Review

Promoting engagement by patients and families to reduce adverse events in acute care settings: a systematic review.

Berger Z, Flickinger TE, Pfoh E, et al. BMJ quality & safety. 2014;23:548-55.

Patient engagement is touted as an important tool for detecting adverse events and ensuring safety. This systematic review found that more high-quality evidence is needed to inform practical application of patient engagement programs.