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SIDM Patient Engagement Committee, Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. March 2014.
Patient engagement has been promoted as a strategy to enhance safety in health care. This toolkit helps patients organize information about their medical history, current concerns, symptoms, and medications to prepare them for medical appointments.
Lost in translation: impact of language barriers on children's healthcare.
Goenka PK. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2016 Aug 4; [Epub ahead of print].
A piece of my mind. How many have you done?
Reisman A. JAMA. 2016;316:491.
A piece of my mind. Changing the narrative.
Allen-Dicker J. JAMA. 2016;316:275-276.
Determinants of patient–oncologist prognostic discordance in advanced cancer.
Gramling R, Fiscella K, Xing G, et al. JAMA Oncol. 2016 Jul 14; [Epub ahead of print].
Using an inpatient portal to engage families in pediatric hospital care.
Kelly MM, Hoonakker PL, Dean SM. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2016 Jun 14; [Epub ahead of print].
Partial codes—when "less" may not be "more."
Rousseau P. JAMA Intern Med. 2016;176:1057-1058.
The impact of implementation of family-initiated escalation of care for the deteriorating patient in hospital: a systematic review.
Gill FJ, Leslie GD, Marshall AP. Worldviews Evid Based Nurs. 2016 Jun 3; [Epub ahead of print].
An innovative approach to the surgical time out: a patient-focused model.
Kozusko SD, Elkwood L, Gaynor D, Chagares SA. AORN J. 2016;103:617-622.
When less is better, but physicians are afraid not to intervene.
Esserman L. JAMA Intern Med. 2016;176:888-889.
When doctors share visit notes with patients: a study of patient and doctor perceptions of documentation errors, safety opportunities and the patient–doctor relationship.
Bell SK, Mejilla R, Anselmo M, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016 May 18; [Epub ahead of print].
The Ask Me to Explain campaign: a 90-day intervention to promote patient and family involvement in care in a pediatric emergency department.
Tothy AS, Limper HM, Driscoll J, Bittick N, Howell MD. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2016;42:281-286.
Patient and Family Engagement in Primary Care: Case Studies.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; May 2016. AHRQ Publication No. 16-0035-2-EF.
When a surgeon should just say 'I'm sorry'.
Cohen E. CNN. March 24, 2016.
From tokenism to empowerment: progressing patient and public involvement in healthcare improvement.
Ocloo J, Matthews R. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016;25:626-632.
When There's Harm in the Hospital: Can Transparency Replace "Deny and Defend"?
National Health Policy Forum. Washington, DC: George Washington University. March 11, 2016.
Patient, physician, medical assistant, and office visit factors associated with medication list agreement.
Reedy AB, Yeh JY, Nowacki AS, Hickner J. J Patient Saf. 2016;12:18-24.
Improving doctor–patient communication in a digital world.
Lakshmanan I. The Diane Rehm Show. February 9, 2016.
Collaborative for Accountability and Improvement.
Crowdsourcing diagnosis for patients with undiagnosed illnesses: an evaluation of CrowdMed.
Meyer AND, Longhurst CA, Singh H. J Med Internet Res. 2016;18:e12.
Listening for What Matters: Avoiding Contextual Errors in Health Care.
Weiner SJ, Schwartz A. New York, NY: Oxford University Press; 2016. ISBN: 9780190228996.
Effect of patient-centred bedside rounds on hospitalised patients' decision control, activation and satisfaction with care.
O'Leary KJ, Killarney A, Hansen LO, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015 Dec 1; [Epub ahead of print].
The prevalence of medical error related to end-of-life communication in Canadian hospitals: results of a multicentre observational study.
Heyland DK, Ilan R, Jiang X, You JJ, Dodek P. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015 Nov 9; [Epub ahead of print].
The Family Caregiver Activation in Transitions (FCAT) tool: a new measure of family caregiver self-efficacy.
Coleman EA, Ground KL, Maul A. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41:502-507.
Communication relating to family members' involvement and understandings about patients' medication management in hospital.
Manias E. Health Expect. 2015;18:850-866.
Blame the patient, blame the doctor or blame the system? A meta-synthesis of qualitative studies of patient safety in primary care.
Daker-White G, Hays R, McSharry J, et al. PLoS One. 2015;10:e0128329.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
PSNet is produced for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality by a team of editors at the University of California, San Francisco with guidance from a prominent Technical Expert/Advisory Panel. The AHRQ PSNet site was designed and implemented by Silverchair.
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