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Health Aff (Millwood). 2010;29:1564-1619.
Articles in this special issue cover liability costs and defensive medicine, the gap in understanding diagnostic error, and the need for effective patient safety policy.
Chasing Zero: Winning the War on Healthcare Harm.
Austin, TX: Texas Medical Institute for Technology and the Quaid Foundation; 2010.
IBEAS: A Pioneer Study on Patient Safety in Latin America: Towards Safer Hospital Care.
Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization; 2011.
Program encourages reporting accidents waiting to happen: the Good Catch Awards.
McCook A. Anesthesiology News. Sept 2011;37:9.
Biomedical Complexity and Error.
Patel VL, Kahol K, Buchman T, eds. J Biomed Inform. 2011;44:385-506.
Still Crossing The Quality Chasm.
Health Aff (Millwood). 2011;30:554-800.
Quality of Anesthesia Care.
Neuman MD, Martinez EA, eds. Anesthesiol Clin. 2011;29:1-178.
The English Patient Safety Programme.
J Health Serv Research Pol. 2010;15(suppl 1):S1-S91.
Hospitals to tear up bills for medical mistakes.
Ostrom CM. Seattle Times. January 29, 2008;News section:A1.
Cognitive Factors in Health Care.
Rogers WA, ed. J Exp Psychol Appl. 2011;17:191-302.
The partnership with patients: a call to action for leaders.
Denham CR. J Patient Saf. 2011;7:113-121.
Health Care Comes Home: The Human Factors.
Committee on the Role of Human Factors in Home Health Care. Washington, DC: National Research Council; 2011. ISBN: 9780309212366.
AHRQ 2009 Annual Conference.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; December 2009.
Advancing Patient Safety: A Decade of Evidence, Design, and Implementation.
Rockville, MD; Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; November 2009. AHRQ Publication No. 09(10)-0084.
Still hard to share. PSOs making progress but still face tech hurdles.
DerGurahian J. Mod Healthc. October 12, 2009;39:30.
Patient Safety Papers 4.
Baker GR, ed. Healthc Q. 2009;12:1-198.
The competent surgeon: individual accountability in the era of "systems" failure.
Whittemore AD. Ann Surg. 2009;250:357-362.
Hospitals tally their avoidable mistakes.
Rein L. Washington Post. July 21, 2009:E1.
Addressing the quality and safety gap—parts I-III.
Princeton, NJ: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; November 2010.
Health care information technology vendors' "hold harmless" clause: implications for patients and clinicians.
Koppel R, Kreda D. JAMA. 2009;301:1276-1278.
AHRQ 2008 Annual Conference.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; February 2009.
AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; August 2008.
Advances in Patient Safety: New Directions and Alternative Approaches.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; July 2008. AHRQ Publication Nos. 080034 (1-4).
Improving patient care by linking evidence-based medicine and evidence-based management.
Shortell SM, Rundall TG, Hsu J. JAMA. 2007;298:673-676.
Nurse is charged in death of patient.
Wahlberg D, Treleven E. Wisconsin State Journal. November 3, 2006:A1.
Fixing America's hospitals.
Newsweek. October 16, 2006:44-68, 72.
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