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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.
Patient safety after implementation of a coproduced family centered communication programme: multicenter before and after intervention study.
Khan A, Spector ND, Baird JD, et al. BMJ. 2018;363:k4764.
Prevalence of and factors associated with patient nondisclosure of medically relevant information to clinicians.
Levy AG, Scherer AM, Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Larkin K, Barnes GD, Fagerlin A. JAMA Netw Open. 2018;1:e185293.
Case-based simulation empowering pediatric residents to communicate about diagnostic uncertainty.
Olson ME, Borman-Shoap E, Mathias K, Barnes TL, Olson APJ. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018;5:243-248.
Principles for Patient and Family Partnership in Care: An American College of Physicians Position Paper.
Nickel WK, Weinberger SE, Guze PA; Patient Partnership in Healthcare Committee of the American College of Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2018;169:796-799.
Check your medical records for dangerous errors.
Graham J. Kaiser Health News. November 21, 2018.
FDA Safety Communication: use caution with implanted pumps for intrathecal administration of medicines for pain management.
MedWatch Safety Alert. Silver Spring, MD: US Food and Drug Administration; November 14, 2018.
Holding out for an apology.
Learning from patients' experiences related to diagnostic errors is essential for progress in patient safety.
Giardina TD, Haskell H, Menon S, et al. Health Aff (Milwood). 2018;37:1821-1827.
The star of the diagnostic journey: assessing patient perspectives.
Gipson K. PA-PSRS Pa Patient Saf Advis. 2018 Oct 31;15(suppl 1):39-45.
Provider interruptions and patient perceptions of care: an observational study in the emergency department.
Schneider A, Wehler M, Weigl M. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Oct 18; [Epub ahead of print].
Patient groups, clinicians and healthcare professionals agree—all test results need to be seen, understood and followed up.
Dahm MR, Georgiou A, Herkes R, et al. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018;5:215-222.
Assessment of attitudes toward deprescribing in older Medicare beneficiaries in the United States.
Reeve E, Wolff JL, Skehan M, Bayliss EA, Hilmer SN, Boyd CM. JAMA Intern Med. 2018;178:1673-1680.
Defensive medicine: it is time to finally slow down an epidemic.
Vento S, Cainelli F, Vallone A. World J Clin Cases. 2018;6:406-409.
Ten principles for more conservative, care-full diagnosis.
Schiff GD, Martin SA, Eidelman DH, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2018;169:643-645.
Speaking up for safety—it’s not simple.
Liberatore K. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2018;15(3).
Patient-mediated interventions to improve professional practice.
Fønhus MS, Dalsbø TK, Johansen M, Fretheim A, Skirbekk H, Flottorp SA. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018;9:CD012472.
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Failures in the respectful care of critically ill patients.
Law AC, Roche S, Reichheld A, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018 Aug 28; [Epub ahead of print].
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.
Hemmelgarn C. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1332-1334.
Engaging patients to improve quality of care: a systematic review.
Bombard Y, Baker GR, Orlando E, et al. Implement Sci. 2018;13:98.
"It matters what I think, not what you say": scientific evidence for a medical error disclosure competence (MEDC) model.
Hannawa AF, Frankel RM. J Patient Saf. 2018 Jul 20; [Epub ahead of print].
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
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