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Hinchcliff R, Westbrook J, Greenfield D, Baysari M, Moldovan M, Braithwaite J. Int J Qual Health Care. 2012;24:1-8.
Hinchcliff R ; Westbrook J ; Greenfield D; et al. Analysis of Australian newspaper coverage of medication errors. Int J Qual Health Care. 2012; 24: 8-Jan
This study analyzed media coverage of medication errors in Australian newspapers and found that most articles simply reported on errors with little discussion of potential solutions or steps patients could take to minimize error risk.
The association of hospital quality ratings with adverse events.
Weissman JS, López L, Schneider EC, Epstein AM, Lipsitz S, Weingart SN. Int J Qual Health Care. 2014;26:129-135.
Health care–associated infections: a meta-analysis of costs and financial impact on the US health care system.
Zimlichman E, Henderson D, Tamir O, et al. JAMA Intern Med. 2013;173:2039-2046.
What is known about adverse events in older medical hospital inpatients? A systematic review of the literature.
Long SJ, Brown KF, Ames D, Vincent C. Int J Qual Health Care. 2013;25:542-554.
Impact of attending physician workload on patient care: a survey of hospitalists.
Michtalik HJ, Yeh H, Pronovost PJ, Brotman DJ. JAMA Intern Med. 2013;173:375-377.
Supratherapeutic dosing of acetaminophen among hospitalized patients.
Zhou L, Maviglia SM, Mahoney LM, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2012;172:1721-1728.
Medical errors in US pediatric inpatients with chronic conditions.
Ahuja N, Zhao W, Xiang H. Pediatrics. 2012;130:e786-e793.
Deaths due to medical error: jumbo jets or just small propeller planes?
Shojania KG. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;21:709-712.
Using the patient safety indicators to detect potential safety events among US veterans with psychotic disorders: clinical and research implications.
Smith EG, Zhao S, Rosen AK. Int J Qual Health Care. 2012;24:321-329.
Hospitals that mess up are urged to confess.
Tozzi J. Bloomberg News Service. June 10, 2016.
Weekly variation in health-care quality by day and time of admission: a nationwide, registry-based, prospective cohort study of acute stroke care.
Bray BD, Cloud GC, James MA, et al; SSNAP collaboration. Lancet. 2016;388:170-177.
Surgical count process for prevention of retained surgical items: an integrative review.
Freitas PS, Silveira RCCP, Clark AM, Galvão CM. J Clin Nurs. 2016;25:1835-1847.
Clinical outcomes and mortality associated with weekend admission to psychiatric hospital.
Patel R, Chesney E, Cullen AE, et al. Br J Psychiatry. 2016;209:29-34.
Diagnosing sepsis is subjective and highly variable: a survey of intensivists using case vignettes.
Rhee C, Kadri SS, Danner RL, et al. Crit Care. 2016;20:89.
Can medical record reviewers reliably identify errors and adverse events in the ED?
Klasco RS, Wolfe RE, Lee T, et al. Am J Emerg Med. 2016;34:1043-1048.
How safe is primary care? A systematic review.
Panesar SS, deSilva D, Carson-Stevens A, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016;25:544-553.
Tall Man lettering and potential prescription errors: a time series analysis of 42 children's hospitals in the USA over 9 years.
Zhong W, Feinstein JA, Patel NS, Dai D, Feudtner C. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016;25:233-240.
Evaluation of perioperative medication errors and adverse drug events.
Nanji KC, Patel A, Shaikh S, Seger DL, Bates DW. Anesthesiology. 2016;124:25-34.
Should medical errors be disclosed to pediatric patients? Pediatricians' attitudes toward error disclosure.
Kolaitis IN, Schinasi DA, Ross LF. Acad Pediatr. 2016;16:482-488.
Misdiagnosis and missed diagnoses in foster and adopted children with prenatal alcohol exposure.
Chasnoff IJ, Wells AM, King L. Pediatrics. 2015;135:264-270.
Safety and diagnostic accuracy of tumor biopsies in children with cancer.
Interiano RB, Loh AHP, Hinkle N, et al. Cancer. 2015;121:1098-1107.
Improving healthcare systems' disclosures of large-scale adverse events: a Department of Veterans Affairs leadership, policymaker, research and stakeholder partnership.
Elwy AR, Bokhour BG, Maguire EM, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2014;29(suppl 4):895-903.
Do clinicians know which of their patients have central venous catheters?: A multicenter observational study.
Chopra V, Govindan S, Kuhn L, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2014;161:562-567.
Exploring new avenues to assess the sharp end of patient safety: an analysis of nationally aggregated peer review data.
Meeks DW, Meyer AND, Rose B, Walker YN, Singh H. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:1023-1030.
Physicians' practice of dispensing medicines: a qualitative study.
Darbyshire D, Gordon M, Baker P, Bates D, Agius S. J Patient Saf. 2016;12:82-88.
Morning handover of on-call issues: opportunities for improvement.
Devlin MK, Kozij NK, Kiss A, Richardson L, Wong BM. JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174:1479-1485.
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