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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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October 10, 2022
Selected PSNet materials for a general safety audience focusing on improvements in the diagnostic process and the strategies that support them to prevent diagnostic errors from harming patients.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018-2022.

Otolaryngology-head and neck surgery is vulnerable to wrong site errors and other challenges present in surgical care. This series of articles highlights key areas of importance for the specialty as they work to enhance patient safety. The latest 2022 installment covers psychological safety.

Surgery. 2015;158:1395-1440.

Simulation training is widely accepted as a method to enhance operative techniques and nontechnical behaviors. Articles in this special issue cover topics in surgical education related to teamwork skills, simulation training, and error analysis as a way to assess performance.

Staender S, ed. Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol. 2011;25(2):109-304.  

This special issue explores safety in anesthesia, including safety culture, incident reporting, and handoffs.

Simmons D, ed. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. 2010;22:161-290. 

Articles in this special issue discuss safe practices, effective staffing, teamwork, and event analysis to enhance patient safety in the critical care setting.