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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article

Understanding the barriers to physician error reporting and disclosure: a systemic approach to a systemic problem.

Perez B, Knych SA, Weaver SJ, et al. Journal of patient safety. 2014;10:45-51.

This literature review identifies ethical, interpersonal, organizational, and societal factors that influence physicians' participation in disclosing errors and reporting incidents. The authors recommend that transparency initiatives use multidisciplinary approaches to address challenges in these areas.