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Berghmans R, Schouten HC. BMJ. 2011;343:d5469.
Berghmans R ; Schouten HC.Sir Karl Popper, swans, and the general practitioner. BMJ. 2011; 343: d5469
This commentary describes a delayed diagnosis of non-Hodgkin lymphoma that was perpetuated by confirmation biases.
Safety of telephone triage in general practitioner cooperatives: do triage nurses correctly estimate urgency?
Giesen P, Ferwerda R, Tijssen R, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2007;16:181-184.
Strategies to reduce medication errors in pediatric ambulatory settings.
Mehndiratta S. J Postgrad Med. 2012;58:47-53.
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.
Safer out of hours primary care.
Cosford PA, Thomas JM. BMJ. 2010;340:c3194.
Safety learning system development—incident reporting component for family practice.
O'Beirne M, Sterling P, Reid R, Tink W, Hohman S, Norton P. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:252-257.
Medication reconciliation in ambulatory care: attempts at improvement.
Nassaralla CL, Naessens JM, Hunt VL, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:402-407.
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.
Pharmacist-supported medication review training for general practitioners: feasibility and acceptability.
Krska J, Gill D, Hansford D. Med Educ. 2006;40:1217-1225.
Addressing medicine's bias against patients who are overweight.
Rubin R. JAMA. 2019;321:925-927.
Assessing diagnostic reasoning: a consensus statement summarizing theory, practice, and future needs.
Ilgen JS, Humbert AJ, Kuhn G, et al. Acad Emerg Med. 2012;19:1454-1461.
Intravenous acetaminophen in the United States: iatrogenic dosing errors.
Dart RC, Rumack BH. Pediatrics. 2012;129:349-353.
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.
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.
Incident reporting practices in the preanalytical phase: low reported frequencies in the primary health care setting.
Söderberg J, Grankvist K, Brulin C, Wallin O. Scand J Clin Lab Invest. 2009;69:731-735.
AHRQ Risk-informed Intervention Development and Implementation of Safe Practices in Ambulatory Care.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; October 2008.
Why Current Breast Pathology Practices Must Be Evaluated.
Dallas, TX: Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation; June 2006.
Building a Safety Program in a Vast Health Care Network
Paul E. Phrampus, MD
Comparative accuracy of diagnosis by collective intelligence of multiple physicians vs individual physicians.
Barnett ML, Boddupalli D, Nundy S, Bates DW. JAMA Netw Open. 2019;2:e190096.
'So why didn't you think this baby was ill?' Decision-making in acute paediatrics.
Roland D, Snelson E. Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2019;104:43-48.
Mortality and morbidity rounds (MMR) in pathology: relative contribution of cognitive bias vs. systems failures to diagnostic error.
Eichbaum Q, Adkins B, Craig-Owens L, et al. Diagnosis (Berl). 2019;6:249-258.
Learning from tragedy: the Julia Berg story.
Graber ML, Berg D, Jerde W, Kibort P, Olson APJ, Parkash V. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018;5:257-266.
Cognitive bias in clinical medicine.
O'Sullivan ED, Schofield SJ. J R Coll Physicians Edinb. 2018;48:225-232.
Influences on the adoption of patient safety innovation in primary care: a qualitative exploration of staff perspectives.
Litchfield I, Gill P, Avery T, et al. BMC Fam Pract. 2018;19:72.
Patterns of disrespectful physician behavior at an academic medical center: implications for training, prevention, and remediation.
Hopkins J, Hedlin H, Weinacker A, Desai M. Acad Med. 2018;93:1679-1685.
Clinician-identified problems and solutions for delayed diagnosis in primary care: a PRIORITIZE study.
Tudor Car L, Papachristou N, Bull A, et al. BMC Fam Pract. 2016;17:131.
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