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Raftery J, Chorozoglou M. BMJ. 2011;343:d7627.
Raftery J ; Chorozoglou M.Possible net harms of breast cancer screening: updated modelling of Forrest report. BMJ. 2011; 343: d7627
This report contends that breast cancer screening programs may actually harm women in the first 10 years that they undergo screening, due to overdiagnosis and excess harm from radiation exposure.
A Painful Medication Reconciliation Mishap
Roger Chou, MD
Diagnostic Delay in the Emergency Department
Kyle Marshall, MD, and Hardeep Singh, MD, MPH
Unintended doses in radiotherapy—over, under and outside?
Eaton DJ, Byrne JP, Cosgrove VP, Thomas SJ. Br J Radiol. 2018;91:20170863.
Communicating findings of delayed diagnostic evaluation to primary care providers.
Meyer AND, Murphy DR, Singh H. J Am Board Fam Med. 2016;29:469-473.
Anderson-Wallace M, Denning R. Leeds, UK: Patient Stories; October 18, 2014.
Undiagnosed breast cancer at MR imaging: analysis of causes.
Pages EB, Millet I, Hoa D, Doyon FC, Taourel P. Radiology. 2012;264:40-50.
A safety evaluation of the impact of maternity-orientated human factors training on safety culture in a tertiary maternity unit.
Ansari SP, Rayfield ME, Wallis VA, Jardine JE, Morris EP, Prosser-Snelling E. J Patient Saf. 2019 May 28; [Epub ahead of print].
How to reduce maternal mortality rates in the United States.
Livingston E, Howell EA. JAMA Clinical Reviews. April 2, 2019.
Recommendations from a national panel on quality improvement in obstetrics.
Lefebvre G, Calder LA, De Gorter R, Bowman CL, Bell D, Bow M; National Panel on Quality Improvement in Obstetrics. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2019;41:653-659.
Peers without fears? Barriers to effective communication among primary care physicians and oncologists about diagnostic delays in cancer.
Lipitz-Snyderman A, Kale M, Robbins L, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26:892-898.
Prognosis of undiagnosed chest pain: linked electronic health record cohort study.
Jordan KP, Timmis A, Croft P, et al. BMJ. 2017;357:j1194.
Ethical dilemma in missed melanoma: what to tell the patient and other providers.
Vangipuram R, Horner ME, Menter A. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017;76:365-367.
Improving pathologists' communication skills.
Dintzis S. AMA J Ethics. 2016;18:802-808.
Each Baby Counts: Key Messages from 2015.
London, UK: Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; 2016.
Dual-process cognitive interventions to enhance diagnostic reasoning: a systematic review.
Lambe KA, O'Reilly G, Kelly BD, Curristan S. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016;25:808-820.
Laboratory testing in general practice: a patient safety blind spot.
Elder NC. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015;24:667-670.
Rethinking diagnostic delay in cancer: how difficult is the diagnosis?
Lyratzopoulos G, Wardle J, Rubin G. BMJ. 2014;349:g7400.
Are autopsy findings still relevant to the management of critically ill patients in the modern era?
Fröhlich S, Ryan O, Murphy N, McCauley N, Crotty T, Ryan D. Crit Care Med. 2014;42:336-343.
Diagnosis and diagnostic errors: time for a new paradigm.
Schiff GD. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:1-3.
The cost of poor blood specimen quality and errors in preanalytical processes.
Green SF. Clin Biochem. 2013;46:1175-1179.
When diagnostic testing leads to harm: a new outcomes-based approach for laboratory medicine.
Epner PL, Gans JE, Graber ML. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22(supp 2):6-10.
Quality indicators to detect pre-analytical errors in laboratory testing.
Plebani M. Clin Biochem Rev. 2012;33:85-88.
Outside case review of surgical pathology for referred patients: the impact on patient care.
Swapp RE, Aubry MC, Salomão DR, Cheville JC. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2013;137:233-240.
Reporting of sentinel events in Swedish hospitals: a comparison of severe adverse events reported by patients and providers.
Öhrn A, Elfström J, Liedgren C, Rutberg H. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:495-501.
IBEAS: A Pioneer Study on Patient Safety in Latin America: Towards Safer Hospital Care.
Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization; 2011.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
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