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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.
The "hemolyzed" physical examination—situational challenges to accurate bedside diagnosis.
Sargsyan Z. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179:465-466.
Are more experienced clinicians better able to tolerate uncertainty and manage risks? A vignette study of doctors in three NHS emergency departments in England.
Lawton R, Robinson O, Harrison R, Mason S, Conner M, Wilson B. BMJ Qual Saf. 2019;28:382-388.
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.
In Conversation With… … Jennifer Schulz Moore, LLB, MA, PhD
In Conversation With… Timothy B. McDonald, MD, JD
Missed opportunities for diagnosing brain tumours in primary care: a qualitative study of patient experiences.
Walter FM, Penfold C, Joannides A, et al. Br J Gen Pract. 2019 Mar 11; [Epub ahead of print].
Saving without compromising: teaching trainees to safely provide high value care.
Judson TJ, Press MJ, Detsky AS. Healthc (Amst.). 2019;7:4-6.
Your attention please... designing effective warnings.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. February 28, 2019;24.
Assessing the use of Google Translate for Spanish and Chinese translations of emergency department discharge instructions.
Khoong EC, Steinbrook E, Brown C, Fernandez A. JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179:580-582.
The impact of patient–physician alliance on trust following an adverse event.
Shoemaker K, Smith CP. Patient Educ Couns. 2019 Feb 22; [Epub ahead of print].
Association of emotional intelligence with malpractice claims: a review.
Shouhed D, Beni C, Manguso N, IsHak WW, Gewertz BL. JAMA Surg. 2019;154:250-256.
Engineering a foundation for partnership to improve medication safety during care transitions.
Xiao Y, Abebe E, Gurses AP. J Patient Saf Risk Manag. 2019;24:30–36.
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.
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