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Saving lives by studying deaths: using standardized mortality reviews to improve inpatient safety.

Lau H, Litman KC. Saving lives by studying deaths: using standardized mortality reviews to improve inpatient safety. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37(9):400-408. doi:10.1016/s1553-7250(11)37050-x

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August 31, 2011
Lau H, Litman KC. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37(9):400-408.

This study reports on Kaiser Permanente's use of systems analysis approaches to review all cases of inpatient mortality, with the goal of identifying preventable harm.

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Lau H, Litman KC. Saving lives by studying deaths: using standardized mortality reviews to improve inpatient safety. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37(9):400-408. doi:10.1016/s1553-7250(11)37050-x

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