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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.
The evolving story of overlapping surgery.
Mello MM, Livingston EH. JAMA. 2017 Jun 28; [Epub ahead of print].
Communicating Clearly About Medicines: Proceedings of a Workshop—in Brief.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Washington, DC: National Academies Press; 2017.
A family-centered rounds checklist, family engagement, and patient safety: a randomized trial.
Cox ED, Jacobsohn GC, Rajamanickam VP, et al. Pediatrics. 2017;139:e20161688.
Hiding in plain sight—resurrecting the power of inspecting the patient.
Gupta S, Saint S, Detsky AS. JAMA Intern Med. 2017;177:757-758.
Patient Safety in the Home: Assessment of Issues, Challenges, and Opportunities.
Carpenter D, Famolaro T, Hassell S, et al. Cambridge, MA: Institute for Healthcare Improvement; 2017.
Misuse of pediatric medications and parent–physician communication: an interactive voice response intervention.
Walsh KE, Bacic J, Phillips BD, Adams WG. J Patient Saf. 2017 Mar 22; [Epub ahead of print].
Guide to Improving Patient Safety in Primary Care Settings by Engaging Patients and Families.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2017.
Can patient involvement improve patient safety? A cluster randomised control trial of the Patient Reporting and Action for a Safe Environment (PRASE) intervention.
Lawton R, O'Hara JK, Sheard L, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26:622-631.
Electronic detection of delayed test result follow-up in patients with hypothyroidism.
Meyer AND, Murphy DR, Al-Mutairi A, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2017;32:753-759.
A patient feedback reporting tool for OpenNotes: implications for patient–clinician safety and quality partnerships.
Bell SK, Gerard M, Fossa A, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26:312-322.
Long-term outcomes of medication intervention using the screening tool of older persons potentially inappropriate prescriptions screening tool to alert doctors to right treatment criteria.
Frankenthal D, Israeli A, Caraco Y, et al. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017;65:e33-e38.
ACOG Committee Opinion #681: disclosure and discussion of adverse events.
ACOG Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement and Committee on Professional Liability. Obstet Gynecol. 2016;128:e257-e261.
Overdiagnosis of coronary artery disease detected by coronary computed tomography angiography: a teachable moment.
Schmidt T, Maag R, Foy AJ. JAMA Intern Med. 2016;176:1747-1748.
Patients as partners in learning from unexpected events.
Etchegaray JM, Ottosen MJ, Aigbe A, et al. Health Serv Res. 2016;51(suppl 3):2600-2614.
Improving patient safety through the involvement of patients: development and evaluation of novel interventions to engage patients in preventing patient safety incidents and protecting them against unintended harm.
Wright J, Lawton R, O'Hara J, et al. Health Services and Delivery Research. Southampton, UK: NIHR Journals Library; 2016.
Parents' perspectives on "keeping their children safe" in the hospital.
Rosenberg RE, Rosenfeld P, Williams E, et al. J Nurs Care Qual. 2016;31:318-326.
Medical misdiagnoses put pressure on patients to stay engaged.
Innes S. Arizona Daily Star. September 12, 2016.
Allocation of physician time in ambulatory practice: a time and motion study in four specialties.
Sinsky C, Colligan L, Li L, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2016;165:753-760.
In support of the medical apology: the nonlegal arguments.
Heaton HA, Campbell RL, Thompson KM, Sadosty AT. J Emerg Med. 2016;51:605-609.
Physician understanding and ability to communicate harms and benefits of common medical treatments.
Krouss M, Croft L, Morgan DJ. JAMA Intern Med. 2016;176:1565-1567.
Patient and family empowerment as agents of ambulatory care safety and quality.
Roter DL, Wolff J, Wu A, Hannawa AF. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26:508-512.
Patients' perception of types of errors in palliative care—results from a qualitative interview study.
Kiesewetter I, Schulz C, Bausewein C, Fountain R, Schmitz A. BMC Palliat Care. 2016;15:75.
Patient participation in patient safety still missing: patient safety experts' views.
Sahlström M, Partanen P, Rathert C, Turunen H. Int J Nurs Pract. 2016;22:461-469.
Lost in translation: impact of language barriers on children's healthcare.
Goenka PK. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2016;28:659-666.
A piece of my mind. How many have you done?
Reisman A. JAMA. 2016;316:491.
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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