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Gipson K. PA-PSRS Pa Patient Saf Advis. 2018 Oct 31;15(suppl 1):39-45.
Patients are increasingly seen as partners in efforts to improve health care safety. This article discusses insights gleaned from a survey of 606 Pennsylvania residents regarding patient perceptions of their ability to enhance diagnostic processes.
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.
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.
Ten principles for more conservative, care-full diagnosis.
Schiff GD, Martin SA, Eidelman DH, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2018;169:643-645.
Patient centred diagnosis: sharing diagnostic decisions with patients in clinical practice.
Berger ZD, Brito JP, Ospina NS, et al. BMJ. 2017;359:j4218.
Medical misdiagnosis: more common than you think.
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Among the elderly, many mental illnesses go undiagnosed.
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Lack of timely follow-up of abnormal imaging results and radiologists' recommendations.
Al-Mutairi A, Meyer AND, Chang P, Singh H. J Am Coll Radiol. 2015;12:385-389.
Diagnostic Error in Medicine.
Singh H, ed. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013;22(suppl 2):ii1-ii72.
Misdiagnosed: what to do when your doctor doesn't know.
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How Doctors Think.
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2019 Northwest Patient Safety Conference.
Washington Patient Safety Coalition. May 7, 2019; Hilton Seattle Airport & Conference Center, Seattle, WA.
Association of emotional intelligence with malpractice claims: a review.
Shouhed D, Beni C, Manguso N, IsHak WW, Gewertz BL. JAMA Surg. 2019 Jan 30; [Epub ahead of print].
Engineering a foundation for partnership to improve medication safety during care transitions.
Xiao Y, Abebe E, Gurses AP. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2019 Jan 11; [Epub ahead of print].
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.
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.
Every patient should be enabled to stop the line.
Bell SK, Martinez W. BMJ Qual Saf. 2019;28:172-176.
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.
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.
Speaking up for safety—it’s not simple.
Liberatore K. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2018;15(3).
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