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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article

Quality and safety in orthopaedics: learning and teaching at the same time: AOA critical issues.

Black KP, Armstrong AD, Hutzler L, et al. The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 2015;97:1809-15.

This review examines safety in orthopedics, including how to determine effective safety metrics and teach residents about quality and safety. The author recommends establishing a culture of safety that promotes error prevention, teamwork, transparency, and continuous learning for educators as well as trainees.