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Wetzels R, Wolters R, van Weel C, Wensing M. J Eval Clin Pract. 2009;15:323-327.
Wetzels R ; Wolters R ; van Weel C ; Wensing M.; et al. Harm caused by adverse events in primary care: a clinical observational study. J Eval Clin Pract. 2009; 15: 323-327
This study analyzed adverse events in two primary care practices and found that half had health consequences and a third led to worsening of symptoms or an unplanned hospital admission.
Medication prescribing and monitoring errors in primary care: a report from the Practice Partner Research Network.
Wessell AM, Litvin C, Jenkins RG, Nietert PJ, Nemeth LS, Ornstein SM. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:e21.
Are health professionals' perceptions of patient safety related to figures on safety incidents?
Martijn L, Harmsen M, Gaal S, Mettes D, van Dulmen S, Wensing M. J Eval Clin Pract. 2013;19:944-947.
Feasibility of centre-based incident reporting in primary healthcare: the SPIEGEL study.
Zwart DL, Steerneman AH, van Rensen EL, Kalkman CJ, Verheij TJ. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:121-127.
Patient report on information given, consultation time and safety in primary care.
Mira JJ, Nebot C, Lorenzo S, Pérez-Jover V. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:e33.
Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; March 2018.
Quality of clinical aspects of call handling at Dutch out of hours centres: cross sectional national study.
Derkx HP, Rethans JE, Muijtjens AM, et al. BMJ. 2008;337:a1264.
Organizational culture, team climate and diabetes care in small office-based practices.
Bosch M, Dijkstra R, Wensing M, van der Weijden T, Grol R. BMC Health Serv Res. 2008;8:180.
An Outpatient 'Zebra'
Lee Berkowitz, MD
Identifying discrepancies in electronic medical records through pharmacist medication reconciliation.
Stewart AL, Lynch KJ. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2012;52:59-66.
Receptionist input to quality and safety in repeat prescribing in UK general practice: ethnographic case study.
Swinglehurst D, Greenhalgh T, Russell J, Myall M. BMJ. 2011;343:d6788.
Electronic health record-based surveillance of diagnostic errors in primary care.
Singh H, Giardina TD, Forjuoh SN, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;22:93-100.
Safety incidents in family medicine.
O'Beirne M, Sterling PD, Zwicker K, Hebert P, Norton PG. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:1005-1010.
Impact of implementing alerts about medication black-box warnings in electronic health records.
Yu DT, Seger DL, Lasser KE, et al. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2011;20:192-202.
The management of test results in primary care: does an electronic medical record make a difference?
Elder NC, McEwen TR, Flach J, Gallimore J, Pallerla H. Fam Med. 2010;42:327-333.
Meta-analysis: effect of interactive communication between collaborating primary care physicians and specialists.
Foy R, Hempel S, Rubenstein L, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2010;152:247-258.
Approaches to reducing the most important patient errors in primary health-care: patient and professional perspectives.
Buetow S, Kiata L, Liew T, Kenealy T, Dovey S, Elwyn G. Health Soc Care Community. 2010;18:296-303.
Communication and collaboration: it's about the pharmacists, as well as the physicians and nurses.
Holden LM, Watts DD, Walker PH. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:169-172.
Improving prescription drug warnings to promote patient comprehension.
Wolf MS, Davis TC, Bass PF, et al. Arch Intern Med. 2010;170:50-56.
How do physicians conduct medication reviews?
Tarn DM, Paterniti DA, Kravitz RL, Fein S, Wenger NS. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24:1296-1302.
Medication reconciliation in ambulatory care: attempts at improvement.
Nassaralla CL, Naessens JM, Hunt VL, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:402-407.
Are opioid dependence and methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) documented in the medical record? A patient safety issue.
Walley AY, Farrar D, Cheng DM, Alford DP, Samet JH. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24:1007-1011.
Experience with a trigger tool for identifying adverse drug events among older adults in ambulatory primary care.
Singh R, McLean-Plunckett EA, Kee R, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2009;18:199-204.
Using an electronic prescribing system to ensure accurate medication lists in a large multidisciplinary medical group.
Stock R, Scott J, Gurtel S. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2009;35:271-279.
Assessing the value of electronic prescribing in ambulatory care: A focus group study.
Weingart SN, Massagli M, Cyrulik A, et al. Int J Med Inform. 2009;78:571-578.
Do medication samples jeopardize patient safety?
Franks AS, Ray SM, Wallace LS, Keenum AJ, Weiss BD. Ann Pharmacother. 2008;43:51-56.
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