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Sanghavi D. Boston Globe Magazine. January 27, 2013.
Discussing barriers to physician error disclosure, this article details how an apology-and-offer approach and analyzing claims data can improve transparency and health care safety.
Medical errors are hard for doctors to admit, but it's wise to apologize to patients.
Jain M. Washington Post. May 27, 2013.
Living with cancer: not talking about medical mistakes.
Gubar S. New York Times. October 30, 2014.
A cycle of redemption in a medical error disclosure and apology program.
Carmack HJ. Qual Health Res. 2014;24:860-869.
Disclosing medical errors: views from the United States and the United Kingdom.
Kachalia A, Bates DW, Youngson GG. Surgeon. 2014;12:64-72.
Conditions that influence the impact of malpractice litigation risk on physicians' behavior regarding patient safety.
Renkema E, Broekhuis M, Ahaus K. BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14:38.
Should you reveal nonharmful mistakes to patients?
Yasgur BS. Medscape Business of Medicine. December 6, 2012.
How to avoid falling victim to a hospital mistake.
Cohen E. Empowered Patient. CNN.com. November 13, 2009.
Death by 1,000 clicks: where electronic health records went wrong.
Schulte F, Fry E. Kaiser Health News, Fortune Magazine. March 18, 2019.
Malpractice Risks in Communication Failures: 2015 Annual Benchmarking Report.
Cambridge, MA: CRICO Strategies; 2016.
To be sued less, doctors should consider talking to patients more.
Carroll AE. New York Times. June 1, 2015.
Unintended side effects: arbitration and the deterrence of medical error.
Shieh D. N Y Univ Law Rev. 2014;89:1806-1835.
Explaining the unexplainable—the impact of physicians' attitude towards litigation on their incident disclosure behaviour.
Renkema E, Broekhuis MH, Ahaus K. J Eval Clin Pract. 2014;20:649-656.
When medical students make errors.
Khullar D. New York Times. May 15, 2014.
Mistakes were made.
Weber DO. Hosp Health Networks Daily. February 25, 2014.
Institutional disclosure: promise and problems.
Wolk SW, Sine DM, Paull DE. J Healthc Risk Manag. 2014;33:24-32.
Greatest impact of safe harbor rule may be to improve patient safety, not reduce liability claims paid by physicians.
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Teaching medical error disclosure to residents using patient-centered simulation training.
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Dealing with a medical mistake: should physicians apologize to patients?
Tabler NG Jr. Med Econ. November 10, 2013.
To disclose or not to disclose radiologic errors: should "patient-first" supersede radiologist self-interest?
Berlin L. Radiology. 2013;268:4-7.
Economic Analysis of Medical Malpractice Liability and Its Reform.
Arlen J. New York, NY: New York University School of Law; May 9, 2013. Public Law Research Paper No. 13-25.
Why doctors should own up to their medical mistakes.
Miller K. Daily Circuit. Minnesota Public Radio. January 30, 2013.
The spectrum of medical errors: when patients sue.
Kels BD, Grant-Kels JM. Int J Gen Med. 2012;5:613-619.
Patient safety beyond the hospital.
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Hospitals own up to errors.
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Fixing America's hospitals.
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