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Simmons D. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. 2005;17:279-285.
Simmons D.Sedation and patient safety. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. 2005; 17: 279-285
The author uses a classification model to outline anesthetic safety considerations.
2018 APSF Stoelting Conference Perioperative Medication Safety: Advancing Best Practices.
Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation. September 5–6, 2018; Royal Palms Resort and Spa, Phoenix, AZ.
Best Practices for Safe Medication Administration During Anesthesia Care.
APSF Committee on Technology. Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation.
Canadian Anesthesia Incident Reporting System.
Canadian Anaesthesiologists Society.
Evidence review conducted for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Safety Program for Improving Surgical Care and Recovery: focus on anesthesiology for colorectal surgery.
Ban KA, Gibbons MM, Ko CY, et al. Anesth Analg. 2019;128:879–889.
Interventional procedures outside of the operating room: results from the National Anesthesia Clinical Outcomes Registry.
Chang B, Kaye AD, Diaz JH, Westlake B, Dutton RP, Urman RD. J Patient Saf. 2018;14:9-16.
Association between handover of anesthesia care and adverse postoperative outcomes among patients undergoing major surgery.
Jones PM, Cherry RA, Allen BN, et al. JAMA. 2018;319:143-153.
Trends in the prevalence of intraoperative adverse events at two academic hospitals after implementation of a mandatory reporting system.
Wanderer JP, Gratch DM, Jacques PS, Rodriquez LI, Epstein RH. Anesth Analg. 2018;126:134-140.
Safe labeling practices to minimize medication errors in anesthesia: 5 case reports and review of the literature.
Prakash S, Mullick P, Kumar A, Pawar M. A A Case Rep. 2018;10:261-264.
Fatigue risk management: the impact of anesthesiology residents' work schedules on job performance and a review of potential countermeasures.
Wong LR, Flynn-Evans E, Ruskin KJ. Anesth Analg. 2018;126:1340-1348.
Risk factors for adverse events in emergency department procedural sedation for children.
Bhatt M, Johnson DW, Chan J, et al; Sedation Safety Study Group of Pediatric Emergency Research Canada (PERC). JAMA Pediatr. 2017;171:957-964.
Effect of sleep deprivation after a night shift duty on simulated crisis management by residents in anaesthesia. A randomised crossover study.
Arzalier-Daret S, Buléon C, Bocca ML, Denise P, Gérard JL, Hanouz JL. Anaesth Crit Care Pain Med. 2018;37:161-166.
Medication errors in pediatric anesthesia: a report from the Wake Up Safe quality improvement initiative.
Lobaugh LMY, Martin LD, Schleelein LE, Tyler DC, Litman RS. Anesth Analg. 2017;125:936-942.
Anesthesia adverse events voluntarily reported in the Veterans Health Administration and lessons learned.
Neily J, Silla ES, Sum-Ping SJT, et al. Anesth Analg. 2018;126:471-477.
Distractions in the anesthesia work environment: impact on patient safety? Report of a meeting sponsored by the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation.
van Pelt M, Weinger MB. Anesth Analg. 2017;125:347–350.
5 cataract surgeries, 5 people blinded: what went wrong?
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. August 14, 2016.
Paralyzed by mistakes: reassess the safety of neuromuscular blockers in your facility.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. June 16, 2016;21:1-6.
The 'go-between' study: a simulation study comparing the 'Traffic Lights' and 'SBAR' tools as a means of communication between anaesthetic staff.
MacDougall-Davis SR, Kettley L, Cook TM. Anaesthesia. 2016;71:764-772.
Use of personal electronic devices by nurse anesthetists and the effects on patient safety.
Snoots LR, Wands BA. AANA J. 2016;84:114-119.
Patient safety during sedation by anesthesia professionals during routine upper endoscopy and colonoscopy: an analysis of 1.38 million procedures.
Vargo JJ, Niklewski PJ, Williams JL, Martin JF, Faigel DO. Gastrointest Endosc. 2017;85:101-108.
Improving patient safety through simulation training in anesthesiology: where are we?
Green M, Tariq R, Green P. Anesthesiol Res Pract. 2016;2016:4237523.
Improving anesthesiologists' ability to speak up in the operating room: a randomized controlled experiment of a simulation-based intervention and a qualitative analysis of hurdles and enablers.
Raemer DB, Kolbe M, Minehart RD, Rudolph JW, Pian-Smith MC. Acad Med. 2016;91:530-539.
Evaluation of perioperative medication errors and adverse drug events.
Nanji KC, Patel A, Shaikh S, Seger DL, Bates DW. Anesthesiology. 2016;124:25-34.
The bare minimum: the reality of global anaesthesia and patient safety.
McQueen K, Coonan T, Ottaway A, et al. World J Surg. 2015;39:2153-2160.
Survey of the national drug shortage effect on anesthesia and patient safety: a patient perspective.
Hsia IK, Dexter F, Logvinov I, Tankosic N, Ramakrishna H, Brull SJ. Anesth Analg. 2015;121:502-506.
The non-technical skills used by anaesthetic technicians in critical incidents reported to the Australian Incident Monitoring System between 2002 and 2008.
Rutherford JS, Flin R, Irwin A. Anaesth Intensive Care. 2015;43:512-517.
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