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Namshirin P, Ibey A, Lamsdale A. J Med Bio Eng. 2011;31:93-98.
Namshirin P ; Ibey A ; Lamsdale A. Applying a multidisciplinary approach to the selection, evaluation, and acquisition of smart infusion pumps. J Med Bio Eng. 2011; 31: 93-98
A multidisciplinary team comprised of clinicians, patient safety experts, human factors engineers, and biomedical engineers used a user-centered approach to select smart infusion pumps as part of an overall effort to improve medication safety.
Impact of a comprehensive safety initiative on patient-controlled analgesia errors.
Paul JE, Bertram B, Antoni K, et al. Anesthesiology. 2010;113:1427-1432.
Patient Safety Papers 6.
Baker GR, ed. Healthc Q. 2012;15:1-72.
Perfusion safety: new initiatives and enduring principles.
Kurusz M. Perfusion. 2011;26(suppl 1):6-14.
Facilitated self-reported anaesthetic medication errors before and after implementation of a safety bundle and barcode-based safety system.
Bowdle TA, Jelacic S, Nair B, et al. Br J Anaesth. 2018;121:1338-1345.
The mixed blessings of smart infusion devices and health care IT.
Nemeth CP, Brown J, Crandall B, Fallon C. Mil Med. 2014;179(suppl 8):4-10.
Novel analysis of clinically relevant diagnostic errors in point-of-care devices.
Shermock KM, Streiff MB, Pinto BL, Kraus P, Pronovost PJ. J Thromb Haemost. 2011;9:1769-1775.
What is the value and impact of quality and safety teams? A scoping review.
White DE, Straus SE, Stelfox HT, et al. Implement Sci. 2011;6:97.
ALERT: reports of severe harm after intravenous administration of breast milk to infants.
ISMP Canada Safety Bulletin. July 31, 2011;11:1-2.
Smart pumps: implications for nurse leaders.
Kirkbride G, Vermace B. Nurs Adm Q. 2011;35:110-118.
Evaluation of consistency in dosing directions and measuring devices for pediatric nonprescription liquid medications.
Yin HS, Wolf MS, Dreyer BP, Sanders LM, Parker RM. JAMA. 2010;304:2595-2602.
Safe Site Invasive Procedure—Non-Operating Room.
Bloomington, MN: Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement; 2010.
Safer out of hours primary care.
Cosford PA, Thomas JM. BMJ. 2010;340:c3194.
Development and usability of a behavioural marking system for performance assessment of obstetrical teams.
Tregunno D, Pittini R, Haley M, Morgan PJ. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:393-396.
Enteral feeding misconnections: an update.
Guenter P, Hicks RW, Simmons D. Nutr Clin Pract. 2009;24:325-334.
Identifying opportunities for quality improvement in surgical site infection prevention.
Gagliardi AR, Eskicioglu C, McKenzie M, Fenech D, Nathens A, McLeod R. Am J Infect Control. 2009;37:398-402.
Heparin: improving treatment and reducing risk of harm.
Daner WE, Gosselin RC, Raschke R, Vanderveen T. Patient Saf Qual Healthcare. January/February 2009;6:20-25.
Improving heparin safety: a multidisciplinary invited conference.
Peterson C, Ham CW, Vanderveen T. Hosp Pharm. 2008;43:491-497.
Patient Safety Papers 3.
Baker GR, ed. Healthc Q. 2008;11:1-144.
Technology, governance and patient safety: systems issues in technology and patient safety.
Balka E, Doyle-Waters M, Lecznarowicz D, Fitzgerald JM. Int J Med Inform. 2006;76:S35-S37.
Facilitation of surgical innovation: is it possible to speed the introduction of new technology while simultaneously improving patient safety?
Marcus RK, Lillemoe HA, Caudle AS, et al. Ann Surg. 2019 Mar 26; [Epub ahead of print].
Letter to Health Care Providers: Safe Use of Surgical Staplers and Staples.
US Food and Drug Administration. March 8, 2019.
Operating room fires.
Jones TS, Black IH, Robinson TN, Jones EL. Anesthesiology. 2019;130:492-501.
Challenging authority and speaking up in the operating room environment: a narrative synthesis.
Pattni N, Arzola C, Malavade A, Varmani S, Krimus L, Friedman Z. Br J Anaesth. 2019;122:233-244.
Measurement and Monitoring of Safety in Canada: CPSI Safety Improvement Project.
Canadian Patient Safety Institute.
The computerized ECG: friend and foe.
Smulyan H. Am J Med. 2019;132:153-160.
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