Perspectives on Safety
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- Communication Improvement 2
- Education and Training 1
- Human Factors Engineering 1
- Legal and Policy Approaches 2
- Logistical Approaches 1
- Quality Improvement Strategies 4
- Teamwork 1
Infection Prevention and Patient Safety, March 2014
Dr. Holmes is Director of Infection Prevention and Control and a professor at Imperial College London. We spoke with her about infection prevention and patient safety.
Interruptions and Distractions in Health Care, February 2014
Dr. Coiera, a professor at the University of New South Wales, has extensively researched and written about clinical communication processes and information systems. We spoke with him about how interruptions and distractions in the clinical environment influence patient safety.
with commentary by C. Jessica Dine, MD, MA; and Jennifer S. Myers, MD, Resident Supervision and Patient Safety, February 2012
This piece discusses how increased supervision influences the educational experience for trainees.
Workarounds, August 2009
Prevention of Urinary Tract Infections: Lessons for Patient Safety, November 2008
Sanjay Saint, MD, MPH, is Professor of Medicine at the University of Michigan and the Ann Arbor VA Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Dr. Saint's research has focused on reducing health care–associated infections, with a particular focus on preventing catheter-related urinary tract infections (UTIs). We asked him to speak with us about how research on UTI prevention provides broader lessons for patient safety.