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- Education and Training 1
- Error Reporting and Analysis 1
- Human Factors Engineering 1
- Policies and Operations 1
- Teamwork 1
- Technologic Approaches 1
- Discontinuities, Gaps, and Hand-Off Problems 1
- Medical Complications
- Medication Safety 3
- Nonsurgical Procedural Complications 1
- Psychological and Social Complications 1
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Fitzpatrick J, Stone P, Hinton-Walker P, eds. Annual Review of Nursing Research. New York, NY: Springer; 2006. ISBN: 0826141366.
This volume includes research and reviews related to patient safety standards and practices in nursing.
Special or Theme Issue
Baker GE, ed. Healthc Q. 2006;9:1-140.
This special issue describes projects and research in Canadian health care that are supporting improvements in patient safety.
Renal Physicians Association.
This Web site provides toolkits, educational modules, and an annotated bibliography to support quality improvement efforts for nephrology providers, and identifies best practice strategies for avoiding the Five Adverse Patient Safety Events in renal care.
Journal Article > Study
Black LM. Am J Nurs. 2011;111:26-35.
Unsafe injection practices at an endoscopy clinic in Nevada led to more than 100 patients being infected with Hepatitis C. This survey found that many Nevada nurses felt unwilling to report safety problems due to fear of retaliation—a sentiment reported by those who worked at the clinic in question. The original incident and this survey provided stimulus for the passage of subsequent whistleblower protection legislation.
Journal Article > Review
Wong LP. Semin Dial. 2019;32:266-273.
Patients with end-stage renal disease are vulnerable to adverse events in dialysis. This commentary outlines a team-based approach to improving safety in dialysis care. The authors highlight the importance of multidisciplinary teamwork, accountability, and coleadership to develop high-functioning teams for safe dialysis.