Journal Article
Commentary

A systems approach to evaluating ionizing radiation: six focus areas to improve quality, efficiency, and patient safety.

Perlin JB, Mower L, Bushe C. Journal for healthcare quality : official publication of the National Association for Healthcare Quality. 2015;37:173-88.

Radiation therapy has been described as an emerging patient safety issue due to harm associated with its use. This commentary describes a comprehensive analysis that identified risks related to ionizing radiation delivery and recommends solutions to enhance its safety.