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O'Reilly KB. American Medical News. February 1, 2010.
This feature article emphasizes efforts in health care to formalize disclosure following medical errors.
Apologies and medical error.
Robbennolt JK. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2009;467:376-382.
Explaining the unexplainable—the impact of physicians' attitude towards litigation on their incident disclosure behaviour.
Renkema E, Broekhuis MH, Ahaus K. J Eval Clin Pract. 2014;20:649-656.
A cycle of redemption in a medical error disclosure and apology program.
Carmack HJ. Qual Health Res. 2014;24:860-869.
Institutional disclosure: promise and problems.
Wolk SW, Sine DM, Paull DE. J Healthc Risk Manag. 2014;33:24-32.
Disclosing medical errors to patients: effects of nonverbal involvement.
Hannawa AF. Patient Educ Couns. 2014;94:310-313.
Teaching medical error disclosure to residents using patient-centered simulation training.
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Medical malpractice: why is it so hard for doctors to apologize?
Sanghavi D. Boston Globe Magazine. January 27, 2013.
Revealing their medical errors: why three doctors went public.
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Practicing Medicine in Difficult Times: Protecting Physicians from Malpractice Litigation.
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"It's not our ass": medical resident sense-making regarding lawsuits.
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When doctors say, "We're sorry."
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The influence of the causes and contexts of medical errors on emergency medicine residents' responses to their errors: an exploration.
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Death by 1,000 clicks: where electronic health records went wrong.
Schulte F, Fry E. Kaiser Health News, Fortune Magazine. March 18, 2019.
Performing an inadvertent procedure.
Gupta A, Jain S, Croft C. JAMA. 2019;321:504-505.
When mistakes happen.
Beck DL. ASH Clinical News. December 1, 2018.
Trends in anesthesia-related liability and lessons learned.
Mora JC, Kaye AD, Romankowski ML, Delahoussaye PJ, Urman RD, Przkora R. Adv Anesth. 2018;36:231-249.
Physician assistants and the disclosure of medical error.
Brock DM, Quella A, Lipira L, Lu DW, Gallagher TH. Acad Med. 2014;89:858-862.
Disclosing medical errors: views from the United States and the United Kingdom.
Kachalia A, Bates DW, Youngson GG. Surgeon. 2014;12:64-72.
Massachusetts Alliance for Communication and Resolution Following Medical Injury.
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Massachusetts Medical Society.
Understanding the barriers to physician error reporting and disclosure: a systemic approach to a systemic problem.
Perez B, Knych SA, Weaver SJ, et al. J Patient Saf. 2014;10:45-51.
Mistakes were made.
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Delivering the truth: challenges and opportunities for error disclosure in obstetrics.
Carranza L, Lyerly AD, Lipira L, Prouty CD, Loren D, Gallagher TH. Obstet Gynecol. 2014;123:656-659.
Conditions that influence the impact of malpractice litigation risk on physicians' behavior regarding patient safety.
Renkema E, Broekhuis M, Ahaus K. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14:38.
Greatest impact of safe harbor rule may be to improve patient safety, not reduce liability claims paid by physicians.
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Dealing with a medical mistake: should physicians apologize to patients?
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