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Baker GR, ed. Healthc Q. 2012;15:1-72.
This special issue exploring patient safety in Canada highlights topics such as teamwork, medication reconciliation, and diagnostic error.
Measurement and Monitoring of Safety in Canada: CPSI Safety Improvement Project.
Canadian Patient Safety Institute.
The Canadian interprofessional patient safety competencies: their role in health-care professionals' education.
King J, Anderson CM. J Patient Saf. 2012;8:30-35.
Applying a multidisciplinary approach to the selection, evaluation, and acquisition of smart infusion pumps.
Namshirin P, Ibey A, Lamsdale A. J Med Bio Eng. 2011;31:93-98.
Patient safety beyond the hospital.
Gandhi TK, Lee TH. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:1001-1003.
The nature and causes of unintended events reported at ten emergency departments.
Smits M, Groenewegen PP, Timmermans DRM, van der Wal G, Wagner C. BMC Emerg Med. 2009;9:16.
Interprofessional Approaches to Patient Safety.
J Interprof Care. 2006;20:455-571.
Frequency, type and clinical importance of medication history errors at admission to hospital: a systematic review.
Tam VC, Knowles SR, Cornish PL, Fine N, Marchesano R, Etchells EE. CMAJ. 2005;173:510-515.
Cultural Issues Related to Allegations of Bullying and Harassment in NHS Highland: Independent Review Report.
Sturrock J. Edinburgh, Scotland: The Scottish Government; May 2019. ISBN: 9781787817760.
In Conversation With… Timothy B. McDonald, MD, JD
The 2018 Gosport Independent Panel report into deaths at the National Health Service's Gosport War Memorial Hospital. Does the culture of the medical profession influence health outcomes?
Bennett S. J Risk Res. 2019 Mar 27; [Epub ahead of print].
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.
Predicting potential postdischarge adverse drug events and 30-day unplanned hospital readmissions from medication regimen complexity.
Schoonover H, Corbett CF, Weeks DL, Willson MN, Setter SM. J Patient Saf. 2014;10:186-191.
How patients can improve the accuracy of their medical records.
Dullabh P, Sondheimer N, Katsh E, Evans MA. eGEMs. 2014;2:10.
Changing our culture: adopting the military aviation safety system.
Kerber CW. J Neurointerv Surg. 2014;6:332-341
Assessment of DoD Wounded Warrior Matters: Managing Risks of Multiple Medications.
Alexandria, VA: Department of Defense, Office of the Inspector General; February 21, 2014. Report No. DODIG-2014-040.
Do you hear what I hear? Communication practices about medications between physicians and clients with chronic illness in Canada.
Sears K, Bishop A, MacKinnon NJ. J Particip Med. 2014;6:e2.
Medication reconciliation: reducing risk for medication misadventure during transition from hospital to assisted living.
Fitzgibbon M, Lorenz R, Lach H. J Gerontol Nurs. 2013;39:22-29.
Tennessee Center for Patient Safety.
Returning to the roots of culture: a review and re-conceptualisation of safety culture.
Edwards JRD, Davey J, Armstrong K. Safety Sci. 2013;55:70-80.
Think you can't make medication errors?
Kromis L. Outpatient Surgery Magazine. March 2013.
DOD and VA Health Care: Medication Needs During Transitions May Not Be Managed for All Servicemembers.
Washington, DC: United States Government Accountability Office; November 2, 2012. Publication GAO-13-26.
Tips to reduce dangerous interruptions by healthcare staff.
Lewis TP, Smith CB, Williams-Jones P. Nursing. 2012;42:65-67.
Challenging authority during a life-threatening crisis: the effect of operating theatre hierarchy.
Sydor DT, Bould MD, Naik VN, et al. Br J Anaesth. 2013;110:463-471.
Achieving the 'perfect handoff' in patient transfers: building teamwork and trust.
Clarke D, Werestiuk K, Schoffner A, et al. J Nurs Manag. 2012;20:592-598.
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