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Chicago, IL: American Medical Association; 2011.
This checklist helps patients take an active role in ensuring safe medication use.
Patients managing medications and reading their visit notes: a survey of OpenNotes participants.
DesRoches CM, Bell SK, Dong Z, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2019;171:69-71.
A web application to involve patients in the medication reconciliation process: a user-centered usability and usefulness study.
Marien S, Legrand D, Ramdoyal R, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2018;25:1488-1500.
Concepts for the development of a customizable checklist for use by patients.
Fernando RJ, Shapiro FE, Rosenberg NM, Bader AM, Urman RD. J Patient Saf. 2019;15:18-23.
Multicentre study to develop a medication safety package for decreasing inpatient harm from omission of time-critical medications.
Graudins LV, Ingram C, Smith BT, Ewing WJ, Vandevreede M. Int J Qual Health Care. 2015;27:67-74.
Evaluation of a preoperative team briefing: a new communication routine results in improved clinical practice.
Lingard L, Regehr G, Cartmill C, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:475-482.
Windows into Safety and Quality in Health Care 2008.
Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care; 2008. ISBN: 9780980346275.
Inspiring Ideas and Celebrating Successes: A Guidebook to Leading Patient Safety Practices in Ontario Hospitals.
OHA Patient Safety Support Service. Toronto, Ontario, Canada: Ontario Hospital Association; 2006.
Is WHO's surgical safety checklist being hyped?
Urbach DR, Dimick JB, Haynes AB, Gawande AA. BMJ. 2019;366:l4700.
Prompting rounding teams to address a daily best practice checklist in a pediatric intensive care unit.
Cifra CL, Houston M, Otto A, Kamath SS. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2019;45:543-551.
Why are patients not more involved in their own safety? A questionnaire-based survey in a multi-ethnic North London hospital population.
Yoong W, Assassi Z, Ahmedani I, et al. Postgrad Med J. 2019;95:266-270.
Inpatient notes: just what the doctor ordered—checklists to improve diagnosis.
Gupta A, Graber ML. Ann Intern Med. 2019;170:HO2-HO3.
Reducing surgical mortality in Scotland by use of the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist.
Ramsay G, Haynes AB, Lipsitz SR, et al. Br J Surg. 2019;106:1005-1011.
Impact of critical event checklists on anaesthetist performance in simulated operating theatre emergencies.
Siddiqui A, Ng E, Burrows C, McLuckie D, Everett T. Cureus. 2019;11:e4376.
Impact of the World Health Organization surgical safety checklist on patient safety.
Haugen AS, Sevdalis N, Søfteland E. Anesthesiology. 2019;131:420-425.
Debriefing in the OR: a quality improvement project.
Finch EP, Langston M, Erickson D, Pereira K. AORN J. 2019;109:336-344.
Operating room fires.
Jones TS, Black IH, Robinson TN, Jones EL. Anesthesiology. 2019;130:492-501.
Perception of the usability and implementation of a metacognitive mnemonic to check cognitive errors in clinical setting.
Chew KS, van Merrienboer JJG, Durning SJ. BMC Med Educ. 2019;19:18.
Increasing compliance of safe medication administration in pediatric anesthesia by use of a standardized checklist.
Kanjia MK, Adler AC, Buck D, Varughese AM. Paediatr Anaesth. 2019;29:258-264.
Patient Engagement and Safety
Quality improvement in ambulatory surgery centers: a major national effort aimed at reducing infections and other surgical complications.
Davis KK, Mahishi V, Singal R, et al. J Clin Med Res. 2019;11:7-14.
The Joint Commission Big Book of Checklists. 2nd Edition.
Oakbrook Terrance, IL: Joint Commission; 2018. ISBN: 9781635850598.
Principles for Patient and Family Partnership in Care: An American College of Physicians Position Paper.
Nickel WK, Weinberger SE, Guze PA; Patient Partnership in Healthcare Committee of the American College of Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2018;169:796-799.
Patient Safety: A Health Affairs Briefing.
Washington, DC: Project Hope. November 6, 2018
Scaling safety: the South Carolina Surgical Safety Checklist experience.
Berry WR, Edmondson L, Gibbons LR, et al. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1779-1786.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
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