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The author discusses the importance of thorough discharge examinations.
Crowdsourcing diagnosis for patients with undiagnosed illnesses: an evaluation of CrowdMed.
Meyer AND, Longhurst CA, Singh H. J Med Internet Res. 2016;18:e12.
The problem with checklists.
Catchpole K, Russ S. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015;24:545-549.
Apologies following an adverse medical event: the importance of focusing on the consumer's needs.
Allan A, McKillop D, Dooley J, Allan MM, Preece DA. Patient Educ Couns. 2015;98:1058-1062.
Concepts for the development of a customizable checklist for use by patients.
Fernando RJ, Shapiro FE, Rosenberg NM, Bader AM, Urman RD. J Patient Saf. 2015 Jun 10; [Epub ahead of print].
Support from hospital to home for elders: a randomized trial.
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Parental involvement in the preoperative surgical safety checklist is welcomed by both parents and staff.
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Safe Patients, Smart Hospitals: How One Doctor's Checklist Can Help Us Change Health Care from the Inside Out.
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Hospitalized patients' understanding of their plan of care.
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Physician communication when prescribing new medications.
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FDA Guidance Document: Hospital Bed System Dimensional and Assessment Guidance to Reduce Entrapment.
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Principles for Patient and Family Partnership in Care: An American College of Physicians Position Paper.
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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.
Learning from patients' experiences related to diagnostic errors is essential for progress in patient safety.
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Patient Safety: A Health Affairs Briefing.
Washington, DC: Project Hope. November 6, 2018
The star of the diagnostic journey: assessing patient perspectives.
Gipson K. PA-PSRS Pa Patient Saf Advis. 2018 Oct 31;15(suppl 1):39-45.
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].
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.
Ten principles for more conservative, care-full diagnosis.
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Speaking up for safety—it’s not simple.
Liberatore K. PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. 2018;15(3).
Patient-mediated interventions to improve professional practice.
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