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The AHRQ PSNet Collection comprises an extensive selection of resources relevant to the patient safety community. These resources come in a variety of formats, including literature, research, tools, and Web sites. Resources are identified using the National Library of Medicine’s Medline database, various news and content aggregators, and the expertise of the AHRQ PSNet editorial and technical teams.

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Trivedi A, Sharma S, Ajitsaria R, et al. Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2019;105:122-126.
Medication reconciliation to ensure accuracy of patient medication lists has been difficult to implement. This project report describes an initiative to enhance the timeliness of medication reconciliation for pediatric inpatients. Use of Plan-Do-Study-Act cycles helped inform the evolution of the work. The authors emphasize the importance of engaging the entire care team as well as patients and families to enable completion of the process.
Fylan B, Armitage G, Naylor D, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018;27:539-546.
Patient engagement can improve identification and prevention of medication errors. This qualitative study interviewed cardiology patients about their experiences managing medications after being discharged from hospitals in the United Kingdom. The authors described various types of patient engagement in medication management as sources of system resilience.
Middleton J, ed. Nursing Times and Health Service Journal. July 2015:s1-s20.
… in emergency surgery and mental health care . … Middleton J, ed. Nursing Times and Health Service Journal. July 2015:s1-s20. … S. … C. … D. … J. … G. … D. … J. … Trivedi … Read … Carlisle … Trueland … Hodgson … Naylor … Middleton … S. Trivedi … C. Read … D. Carlisle … J. …
Chapman SM, Fitzsimons J, Davey N, et al. BMJ Open. 2014;4:e005066.
… BMJ open … BMJ Open … Using a novel trigger tool to identify adverse events for … 14% of patients experienced at least one adverse event. A recent AHRQ WebM&M commentary discusses the emergence of trigger tools as a patient safety measure. …

Baker GR, ed. Healthc Q. 2008;11:1-144.  

This collection of articles shares best practices implemented in Canada to improve patient safety through disclosure processes, teamwork development, medication safety measures, and safety culture.