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Judd A. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. November 20, 2011.
Discussing a case of patient suicide, this news article explores the lack of transparency around patient safety incidents in the state of Georgia.
Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care.
Makary M. New York, NY: Bloomsbury Press; 2012. ISBN: 9781608198368.
First do no harm.
Allen M. Washington Monthly. March/April 2011.
A pinpoint beam strays invisibly, harming instead of healing.
Bogdanich W, Rebelo K. New York Times. December 28, 2010;A1.
Washington State Department of Health.
The faces of medical error...from tears to transparency.
The Empowered Patient Coalition; 2010.
Hidden mistakes in hospitals.
Kauffman M, Altimari D. The Hartford Courant. November 15, 2009;Final:A1.
Errors test openness at Beth Israel Deaconess. Disclosures will benefit hospital, president insists.
Wen P. Boston Globe. October 27, 2008.
Medical culture about errors may be changing.
Gulliver D. Herald Tribune. September 3, 2007.
Promoting collaboration and transparency in patient safety.
Apold J, Daniels T, Sonneborn M. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2006;32:672-675.
Doctors were alarmed: would I have my children have surgery here?
Gabler E. New York Times. May 31, 2019.
In harm's way.
Donaldson LJ, Lemer C, Titcombe J. BMJ. 2019;365:l2037.
Communication and Resolution After an Adverse Health Care Incident.
Pettersen B, Tate J, Tipper K, McKean H. Colorado Senate Bill 19-201.
FDA to end program that hid millions of reports on faulty medical devices.
Jewett C. Kaiser Health News. May 3, 2019.
A culture of openness is associated with lower mortality rates among 137 English National Health Service acute trusts.
Toffolutti V, Stuckler D. Health Aff (Millwood). 2019;38:844-850.
Is it time for safeguards in the adoption of robotic surgery?
Sheetz KH, Dimick JB. JAMA. 2019;321:1971-1972.
Patients as diagnostic collaborators: sharing visit notes to promote accuracy and safety.
Blease CR, Bell SK. Diagnosis (Berl). 2019 Apr 30; [Epub ahead of print].
Deny, Dismiss, Dehumanise: What Happened When I Went to Hospital.
Cullen A. Uitgeverij van Brug: The Hague, The Netherlands; 2019. ISBN: 9789065232236.
Abandon the term "second victim."
Clarkson MD, Haskell H, Hemmelgarn C, Skolnik PJ. BMJ. 2019;364:l1233.
Doctors make mistakes. A new documentary explores what happens when they do—and how to fix it.
Park A. Time Magazine. January 24, 2019.
Developing a reporting culture: learning from close calls and hazardous conditions.
Sentinel Event Alert. December 10, 2018;(60):1-8.
Lessons learned from implementing a principled approach to resolution following patient harm.
Smith KM, Smith LL, Gentry JC, Mayer DB. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2019;24:83–89.
Understanding patient safety and quality outcome data.
Easter K, Tamburri LM. Crit Care Nurse. 2018;38:58-66.
When mistakes happen.
Beck DL. ASH Clinical News. December 1, 2018.
Improving electronic health record usability and safety requires transparency.
Ratwani RM, Hodgkins M, Bates DW. JAMA. 2018;320:2533-2534.
Improving patient safety in developing countries—moving towards an integrated approach.
Elmontsri M, Banarsee R, Majeed A. JRSM Open. 2018;9:2054270418786112.
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