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Summarizing why patients may avoid speaking up and asking questions about their care, this commentary offers solutions to address communication barriers.
Learning from patients' experiences related to diagnostic errors is essential for progress in patient safety.
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Provider interruptions and patient perceptions of care: an observational study in the emergency department.
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Defensive medicine: it is time to finally slow down an epidemic.
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Ten principles for more conservative, care-full diagnosis.
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Speaking up for safety—it’s not simple.
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Patient-mediated interventions to improve professional practice.
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In Conversation With… Rebecca Lawton, PhD
In Conversation With… Sigall K. Bell, MD
Failures in the respectful care of critically ill patients.
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The role of the patient in patient safety: what can we learn from healthcare's history?
Leistikow I, Huisman F. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2018;23:139-141.
With scarce access to interpreters, immigrants struggle to understand doctors' orders.
Eldred SM. Health Shots. National Public Radio. August 15, 2018.
The doctor doesn't listen to her. But the media is starting to.
Fetters A. The Atlantic. August 10, 2018.
Seeking answers, hearing silence.
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Engaging patients to improve quality of care: a systematic review.
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"It matters what I think, not what you say": scientific evidence for a medical error disclosure competence (MEDC) model.
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Speaking up about care concerns in the ICU: patient and family experiences, attitudes and perceived barriers.
Bell SK, Roche SD, Mueller A, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018;27:928-936.
The practice of respect in the ICU.
Brown SM, Azoulay E, Benoit D, et al. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018;197:1389-1395.
A multi-stakeholder consensus-driven research agenda for better understanding and supporting the emotional impact of harmful events on patients and families.
Bell SK, Etchegaray JM, Gaufberg E, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018;44:424–435.
Provider perspectives on partnering with parents of hospitalized children to improve safety.
Rosenberg RE, Williams E, Ramchandani N, et al. Hosp Pediatr. 2018;8:330-337.
34 ways to survive your next trip to the hospital.
Crouch M. Reader's Digest. April 2018.
Thematic analysis of women's perspectives on the meaning of safety during hospital-based birth.
Lyndon A, Malana J, Hedli LC, Sherman J, Lee HC. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2018;47:324-332.
Perspectives on patient and family engagement with reduction in harm: the forgotten voice.
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Improving communication with patients with limited English proficiency.
Taira BR. JAMA Intern Med. 2018;178:605-606.
Patient perceptions of deterioration and patient and family activated escalation systems—a qualitative study.
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Patient safety vulnerabilities for children with intellectual disability in hospital: a systematic review and narrative synthesis.
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