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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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Moy E, Hausmann LRM, Clancy CM. Am J Med Qual. 2022;37:81-83.
Shortcomings in health equity represent systemic weaknesses in health care. This commentary suggests that actions to reduce disparities be added to the components of high reliability organizations (HRO) to facilitate an expansion of the HRO concept to address the threat to patient safety that inequity represents.
Broussard CS, Frey MT, Hernandez-Diaz S, et al. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014;211:208-214.e1.
… Obstet Gynecol … This commentary summarizes findings from a multidisciplinary panel, convened as part of a broad-based obstetric medication safety improvement … of providing guidance on these processes and developing a systematic approach for other teams initiating similar …
Pronovost P, Goeschel CA, Olsen KL, et al. Health Aff (Millwood). 2009;28:w479-89.
… safety has frequently relied on the aviation industry as a source of learning to prevent accidents and harm in health … the success of the Commercial Aviation Safety Team (CAST), a public–private enterprise voluntarily established by the … and the government in the mid-1990s. The authors, led by a pioneer in the patient safety field, propose a similar …
Hughes RG, Clancy CM. J Nurs Care Qual. 2009;24:1-4.
This commentary discusses the broad role of nursing in patient safety, the leadership and organizational roles they can play, and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses.