Journal Article

The use of a checklist in a pediatric oncology clinic.

McLean TW, White GM, Bagliani AF, et al. Pediatric blood & cancer. 2013;60:1855-9.

An Institute of Medicine report raised serious concerns about the safety and quality of cancer care. This study found that implementation of a checklist for outpatient visits was associated with increased accuracy of medication lists and clinical documentation in a pediatric oncology clinic.