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Stephen G. Pauker, MD; Susan P. Pauker, MD; May 2004
Owing to privacy concerns, a nurse draws the drapes on a 3-year-old child in recovery following surgery, and unfortunately does not realize the child is in distress until loud inspiratory stridor is heard.
Journal Article > Commentary
Watson DS. AORN J. 2006;84:273-275.
The author discusses recommended policies and practices for minimizing the risk of retained foreign objects.
Meeting/Conference > Government Resource
This Web site provides access to presentation materials from AHRQ's first annual conference, held in September 2007.
Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care; 2008. ISBN: 9780980346275.
This report compiles public and private data to provide insight into the quality and safety of patient care in Australian hospitals.
Crane M. Medscape Medical News. December 11, 2010.
This news piece discusses one study's findings that clinician disruptive behavior affects an institution's bottom line.