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O'Beirne M, Sterling P, Reid R, Tink W, Hohman S, Norton P. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:252-257.
O'Beirne M ; Sterling P ; Reid R; et al. Safety learning system development—incident reporting component for family practice. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010; 19: 252-257
Reviewing the literature on reporting systems in family practice settings, this study noted the role of strong leadership and a voluntary, legally protected system for successful reporting.
Development of a tool within the electronic medical record to facilitate medication reconciliation after hospital discharge.
Schnipper JL, Liang CL, Hamann C, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2011;18:309-313.
Patient Safety in Primary Care.
Kingston-Riechers J, Ospina M, Jonsson E, Childs P, McLeod L, Maxted JM. Edmondton, AB, Canada: Canadian Patient Safety Institute; 2010. ISBN: 9781926541273.
Safer out of hours primary care.
Cosford PA, Thomas JM. BMJ. 2010;340:c3194.
Medication reconciliation in ambulatory care: attempts at improvement.
Nassaralla CL, Naessens JM, Hunt VL, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:402-407.
A review of significant events analysed in general practice: implications for the quality and safety of patient care.
McKay J, Bradley N, Lough M, Bowie P. BMC Fam Pract. 2009;10:61.
Sir Karl Popper, swans, and the general practitioner.
Berghmans R, Schouten HC. BMJ. 2011;343:d5469.
Certain uncertainties: modes of patient safety in healthcare.
Jerak-Zuiderent S. Soc Stud Sci. 2012;42:732-752.
Strategies to reduce medication errors in pediatric ambulatory settings.
Mehndiratta S. J Postgrad Med. 2012;58:47-53.
Patient safety systems in the primary health care of diabetes—a story of missed opportunities?
Taub N, Baker R, Khunti K, et al. Diabet Med. 2010;27:1322-1326.
Doctors' views of attitudes towards peer medical error.
Asghari F, Fotouhi A, Jafarian A. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:209-212.
Seven steps to patient safety in general practice.
National Patient Safety Agency. London, England: NHS; 2009.
Preanalytical errors in primary healthcare: a questionnaire study of information search procedures, test request management and test tube labelling.
Söderberg J, Brulin C, Grankvist K, Wallin O. Clin Chem Lab Med. 2009;47:195-201.
"Every error counts": a web-based incident reporting and learning system for general practice.
Hoffmann B, Beyer M, Rohe J, Gensichen J, Gerlach FM. Qual Saf Health Care. 2008;17:307-312.
Using nurses and office staff to report prescribing errors in primary care.
Kennedy AG, Littenberg B, Senders JW. Int J Qual Health Care. 2008;20:238-245.
The safety journal: lessons learned with an error reporting tool to stimulate systems thinking.
Singh R, Naughton B, Singh A, Anderson DR, Singh G. J Patient Saf. 2007;3:135-141.
Simple strategies to avoid medication errors.
Jenkins RH, Vaida AJ. Fam Pract Manag. 2007;14:41-47.
Pharmacist-supported medication review training for general practitioners: feasibility and acceptability.
Krska J, Gill D, Hansford D. Med Educ. 2006;40:1217-1225.
The Threats to Australian Patient Safety (TAPS) study: incidence of reported errors in general practice.
Makeham MA, Kidd MR, Saltman DC, et al. Med J Aust. 2006;185:95-98.
Evaluation of interventions to improve inpatient hospital documentation within electronic health records: a systematic review.
Wiebe N, Otero Varela L, Niven DJ, Ronksley PE, Iragorri N, Quan H. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2019 Jul 31; [Epub ahead of print].
Practice indicators of suboptimal care and avoidable adverse events: a content analysis of a national qualifying examination.
Bordage G, Meguerditchian AN, Tamblyn R. Acad Med. 2013;88:1493-1498.
Advanced practice nursing students' identification of patient safety issues in ambulatory care.
Schnall R, Larson E, Stone PW, John RM, Bakken S. J Nurs Care Qual. 2013;28:169-175.
Investigating the prevalence and causes of prescribing errors in general practice: The PRACtICe Study.
Avery T, Barber N, Ghaleb M, et al. London, UK: General Medical Council; May 2, 2012.
Systematic review of safety checklists for use by medical care teams in acute hospital settings—limited evidence of effectiveness.
Ko HCH, Turner TJ, Finnigan MA. BMC Health Serv Res. 2011;11:211.
Partnering to Heal: Teaming-Up Against Healthcare-Associated Infections.
Washington, DC: US Department of Health and Human Services; May 2011.
Structured interdisciplinary rounds in a medical teaching unit: improving patient safety.
O’Leary KJ, Buck R, Fligiel HM, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2011;171:678-684.
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