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Scott IA, Soon J, Elshaug AG, Lindner R. Med J Aust. 2017;206:407-411.
Scott IA ; Soon J ; Elshaug AG; et al. Countering cognitive biases in minimising low value care. Med J Aust. 2017; 206: 407-411
Heuristics and cognitive biases can contribute to uninformed decision making. This review explores how biases affect overuse and suggests patient stories, huddles, and shared decision making as strategies to mitigate cognitive biases in health care.
The STOP Measure. Safe and Transparent Opioid Prescribing to Promote Patient Safety and Reduced Risk of Opioid Misuse.
Washington, DC: America's Health Insurance Plans; 2018.
Cultures of caring: healthcare 'scandals', inquiries, and the remaking of accountabilities.
Goodwin D. Soc Stud Sci. 2018;48:101-124.
Leadership oversight for patient safety programs: an essential element.
Moffatt-Bruce S, Clark S, DiMaio M, Fann J. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018;105:351-356.
Improved Policies and Oversight Needed for Reviewing and Reporting Providers for Quality and Safety Concerns.
Washington, DC: United States Government Accountability Office; November 2017. Publication GAO-18-63.
The high costs of unnecessary care.
Carroll AE. JAMA. 2017;318:1748-1749.
Prescription Opioids: Medicare Needs to Expand Oversight Efforts to Reduce the Risk of Harm.
Washington, DC: United States Government Accountability Office; October 2017. Publication GAO-18-15.
Time for transparent standards in quality reporting by health care organizations.
Pronovost PJ, Wu AW, Austin JM. JAMA. 2017;318:701-702.
Brief for the American Hospital Association and Federation of American Hospitals as Amici Curiae Supporting Respondents, Southern Baptist Hospital of Florida, Inc. v. Jean Charles, Jr. No. 16-1446. July 6, 2017.
American Hospital Association and Federation of American Hospitals.
Five Years of Experience Using Front-line Ownership to Improve Healthcare Quality and Safety.
Healthc Pap. 2017;17:1-61.
The evolving story of overlapping surgery.
Mello MM, Livingston EH. JAMA. 2017;318:233-234.
"We can't get along without each other": qualitative interviews with physicians about device industry representatives, conflict of interest and patient safety.
Gagliardi AR, Lehoux P, Ducey A, et al. PLoS One. 2017;12:e0174934.
Ethical dilemma in missed melanoma: what to tell the patient and other providers.
Vangipuram R, Horner ME, Menter A. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2017;76:365-367.
Fostering transparency in outcomes, quality, safety, and costs.
Austin JM, McGlynn EA, Pronovost PJ. JAMA. 2016;316:1661-1662.
Patient safety: disclosure of medical errors and risk mitigation.
Moffatt-Bruce SD, Ferdinand FD, Fann JI. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016;102:358-362.
Creating highly reliable accountable care organizations.
Vogus TJ, Singer SJ. Med Care Res Rev. 2016;73:660-672.
A Conversation on Transparency and Patient Safety.
ProPublica. March 23, 2016; Kaiser Family Foundation's Barbara Jordan Conference Center, Washington, DC.
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.
Scoring no goal—further adventures in transparency.
Rosenbaum L. New Engl J Med. 2015;373:1385-1388.
Breaking the silence of the switch—increasing transparency about trainee participation in surgery.
McAlister C. N Engl J Med. 2015;372:2477-2479.
You can't understand something you hide: transparency as a path to improve patient safety.
Wachter R, Kaplan GS, Gandhi T, Leape L. Health Affairs Blog. June 22, 2015.
Transparency when things go wrong: physician attitudes about reporting medical errors to patients, peers, and institutions.
Bell SK, White AA, Yi JC, Yi-Frazier JP, Gallagher TH. J Patient Saf. 2017;13:243-248.
Shining a Light: Safer Health Care Through Transparency.
Boston, MA: National Patient Safety Foundation Lucian Leape Institute; January 2015.
Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014.
HR 3230, 113th Congress (2014).
Improving patient safety through transparency.
Kachalia A. N Engl J Med. 2013;369:1677-1679.
The no-fall zone.
Butcher L. Hosp Health Netw. June 2013.
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