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Boston, MA: National Patient Safety Foundation; 2011.
This online continuing education module will educate participants on diagnostic errors, including contributing factors and prevention strategies. Dr. Mark Graber and Dr. Gordon Schiff are featured presenters.
Educational agenda for diagnostic error reduction.
Trowbridge RL, Dhaliwal G, Cosby KS. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22(supp 2):28-32.
When Doctors Don't Listen.
Wen L, Kosowsky J. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press; 2013. ISBN: 9780312594916.
Teaching about how doctors think: a longitudinal curriculum in cognitive bias and diagnostic error for residents.
Reilly JB, Ogdie AR, Von Feldt JM, Myers JS. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:1044-1050.
Transformative learning in a professional development course aimed at addressing disruptive physician behavior: a composite case study.
Samenow CP, Worley LLM, Neufeld R, Fishel T, Swiggart W. Acad Med. 2013;88:117-123.
Diagnostic errors and the bedside clinical examination.
Clark BW, Derakhshan A, Desai SV. Med Clin North Am. 2018;102:453-464.
Clinical faculty: taking the lead in teaching quality improvement and patient safety.
Davis NL, Davis DA, Rayburn WF. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014;211:215-215.e1.
Online Patient Safety Certificate Program.
Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality.
Medication errors: an overview for clinicians.
Wittich CM, Burkle CM, Lanier WL. Mayo Clin Proc. 2014;89:1116-1125.
Twelve tips on engaging learners in checking health care decisions.
Sibbald M, de Bruin AB, van Merrienboer JJ. Med Teach. 2014;36:111-115.
Reducing cognitive errors in dermatology: can anything be done?
Dunbar M, Helms SE, Brodell RT. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2013;69:810-813.
Patient Safety: A Case-Based Comprehensive Guide.
Agrawal A, ed. New York, NY: Springer; 2014. ISBN: 9781461474180.
The consequences of the hindsight bias in medical decision making.
Arkes HR. Curr Dir Psychol Sci. 2013;22:356-360.
Cognitive debiasing—part 1 and part 2.
Croskerry P, Singhal G, Mamede S. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22(supp 2):58-72.
From mindless to mindful practice—cognitive bias and clinical decision making.
Croskerry P. N Engl J Med. 2013;368:2445-2448.
Preventing overdiagnosis: how to stop harming the healthy.
Moynihan R, Doust J, Henry D. BMJ. 2012;344:e3502.
Cognitive balanced model: a conceptual scheme of diagnostic decision making.
Lucchiari C, Pravettoni G. J Eval Clin Pract. 2012;18:82-88.
Get the Medications Right Institute.
8230 Old Courthouse Road, Suite 420, Tysons Corner, VA.
How to reduce maternal mortality rates in the United States.
Livingston E, Howell EA. JAMA Clinical Reviews. April 2, 2019.
Kaiser Health News.
Patient Safety Certificate Course.
American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians.
In Conversation With… Shantanu Nundy, MD
How DeKalb Medical fixed drug safety problems after fatal error.
Porter S. HealthLeaders Media. April 26, 2018.
Choosing Wisely Canada.
MedU and the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine.
Preventing mistransfusions: an evaluation of institutional knowledge and a response.
MacDougall N, Dong F, Broussard L, Comunale ME. Anesth Analg. 2018;126:247-251.
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