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- Device-related Complications 2
- Diagnostic Errors 2
- Discontinuities, Gaps, and Hand-Off Problems 2
- Fatigue and Sleep Deprivation 3
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- Health Care Executives and Administrators 18
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Search results for "Newspaper/Magazine Article"
- Newspaper/Magazine Article
Rudolph J, Raemer D, Shapiro J. Clin Teach. 2013;10:186-189.
This commentary describes techniques for providing feedback to clinicians after an error.
Chen PW. New York Times. April 18, 2013.
Yasgur BS. Medscape Business of Medicine. March 27, 2013.
Highlighting how diagnostic errors affect patient safety, this article reviews tactics physicians use to assess patients and determine a diagnosis.
Fanning RM. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. March/April 2013;10:18-20,22-23.
Ross K. Health Facil Manage. 2012 Nov;25:23-28.
This article outlines key issues for hospital administrators to consider when establishing a simulation center.
Huff C. Hosp Health Netw. October 2011;85:34-35,37-38,2.
Conroy-Smith E, Herring R, Caldwell G. Clin Teach. 2011;8:75-78.
This article describes how a rounds-based medication chart review initiative was implemented to educate physicians and medical students on medication safety behaviors.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. February 24, 2011;16:1-2.
This piece discusses the effects of personal behaviors and peer interactions on an organization's safety culture.
Dunklin R, Goetinck Ambrose S, Egerton B. Dallas Morning News. August 1, 2010:A01.
This newspaper article reveals how one teaching hospital facilitated error through ineffective resident training, weak oversight, and poor safety culture.
Duffy B. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. July/August 2010;7:32-36.
This piece describes how education can reduce patient harm by promoting attitude and behavior changes within the health care system.
Instructions included? Why materials managers need to make safety training part of medical device procurement process.
Keller JP Jr. Mater Manag Health Care. April 2010;19:26-29.
This article examines the potential for equipment failures stemming from insufficient training and recommends steps to improve new device implementation.
Voelker R. JAMA. 2009;302:2190-2192.
This news article reports on the growth of simulation as a teaching tool and describes several examples of its successful use in clinical education.
Chen PW. New York Times. October 1, 2009.
This column discusses how life stresses affect the reliability and safety of care provided by over-extended clinicians in light of a recent study on the topic.
Ellis O. BMJ. 2009;339:b3725.
This news piece discusses the World Health Organization (WHO) effort to craft a patient safety curriculum for medical schools internationally. WHO plans to evaluate and distribute the finished product in 2010.
Chen PW. New York Times. July 9, 2009.
This column shares one physician's experience with the deterioration of a colleague's practice after involvement in error. The piece highlights the need for effective support of physicians-in-training to manage and respond to mistakes.
PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. March 2009;6:16-19.
This article discusses strategies to ensure safe transitions for patients between hospital departments. These strategies include transport team development, use of standardized communication tools, and educational programming for unlicensed health care personnel.
Kuehn BM. JAMA. 2009;301:259-261.
This article summarizes findings of the recent Institute of Medicine report, which advises against resident work shifts of longer than 16 hours without sleep and recommends better supervision of residents to improve patient safety.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. October 18, 2007;12:1-2.
Reporting on survey results that identified common errors that student nurses make, this article offers recommendations for both educators and students.
Bohan S. Oakland Tribune. January 27, 2007.
This article describes how simulators are being used by hospitals to train medical teams on effective communication and teamwork.
Lerner BH. The Washington Post. November 28, 2006:HE01.
The author reviews the legacy of Libby Zion and how her untimely death raised awareness of the impact that resident duty hours and fatigue could have on patient care and quality.