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Omar Y. Br Dent J. 2013;214:255-259.
Omar Y.Avoiding medical emergencies. Br Dent J. 2013; 214: 255-259
This commentary details how to assess and address risks in dental care and highlights checklists as a tool to help keep patients safe.
Why do GDPs fail to recognise oral cancer? The argument for an oral cancer checklist.
Dave B. Br Dent J. 2013;214:223-225.
Preventing diagnostic errors in primary care.
Ely JW, Graber ML. Am Fam Physician. 2016;94:426-432.
An overview of the use and implementation of checklists in surgical specialities—a systematic review.
Patel J, Ahmed K, Guru KA, et al. Int J Surg. 2014;12:1317-1323.
Application of the WHO surgical safety checklist outside the operating theatre: medicine can learn from surgery.
Braham DL, Richardson AL, Malik IS. Clin Med. 2014;14:468-474.
The limits of checklists: handoff and narrative thinking.
Hilligoss B, Moffatt-Bruce SD. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:528-533.
A considerative checklist to ensure safe daily patient review.
Mohan N, Caldwell G. Clin Teach. 2013;10:209-213.
Surgical technology and operating-room safety failures: a systematic review of quantitative studies.
Weerakkody RA, Cheshire NJ, Riga C, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22:710-718.
Why patients need leaders: introducing a ward safety checklist.
Amin Y, Grewcock D, Andrews S, Halligan A. J R Soc Med. 2012;105:377-383.
Checking anaesthetic equipment 2012: Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland.
Hartle A, Anderson E, Bythell V, et al; Membership of the Working Party. Anaesthesia. 2012;67:660-668.
The impact of nontechnical skills on technical performance in surgery: a systematic review.
Hull L, Arora S, Aggarwal R, Darzi A, Vincent C, Sevdalis N. J Am Coll Surg. 2012;214:214-230.
Preoperative surgical briefings do not delay operating room start times and are popular with surgical team members.
Ali M, Osborne A, Bethune R, Pullyblank A. J Patient Saf. 2011;7:138-142.
Engineering the system of communication for safer surgery.
Healey AN, Nagpal K, Moorthy K, Vincent CA. Cogn Tech Work. 2011;13:1-10.
Have we gone too far in translating ideas from aviation to patient safety?
Rogers J, Gaba DM. BMJ. 2011;342:c7309-7310.
Information needs in operating room teams: what is right, what is wrong, and what is needed?
Wong HW, Forrest D, Healey A, et al. Surg Endosc. 2011;25:1913-1920.
Wise before the event.
Watts G. BMJ. 2010;340:c1378.
Information Design for Patient Safety: A Guide to the Graphic Design of Medication Packaging. 2nd edition.
London, England: The Helen Hamlyn Research Centre and the National Patient Safety Agency; 2007.
How one health system overcame resistance to a surgical checklist.
Hilton K, Anderson A. Harv Bus Rev. May 20, 2019.
Overlooked guide wire: a multicomplicated Swiss Cheese Model example. Analysis of a case and review of the literature.
Thonon H, Espeel F, Frederic F, Thys F. Acta Clin Belg. 2019 Mar 30; [Epub ahead of print].
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.
Mix-ups between epidural analgesia and IV antibiotics in labor and delivery units continue to cause harm.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. October 4, 2018;23:1-4.
The STOP Measure. Safe and Transparent Opioid Prescribing to Promote Patient Safety and Reduced Risk of Opioid Misuse.
Washington, DC: America's Health Insurance Plans; 2018.
How a change in hospital policy saved thousands of lives.
Kliff S, Pinkerton B, Weinberger J, Drozdowska A. Vox. October 23, 2017.
Innovations to improve patient safety.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Health Care Innovations Exchange. May 18, 2016.
Less is more: a project to reduce the number of PIMs (potentially inappropriate medications) on an elderly care ward.
Aung TH, Beck AJ, Siese T, Berrisford R. BMJ Qual Improv Rep. 2016:28;5:1-4.
Oral chemotherapy: not just an ordinary pill.
SafeMedicineUse. August 19, 2015;6:1-2.
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