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Valencia MJ. Boston Globe. March 10, 2011.
This newspaper article reports on a fatal medication error involving an anticoagulant overdose.
Bogdanich W. New York Times. January 24, 2010:A1.
First in a series on medical radiation, this news feature and accompanying video investigate patient deaths and injuries following mistakes related to radiation treatment. The journalists discuss the number of radiation therapy errors in New York and reveal that state law does not require public reporting of such mistakes.
Gould M. Health Service Journal. September 15, 2008:22-24.
This article describes the state of general practitioner incident reporting in the United Kingdom.
May H. Salt Lake Tribune. August 18, 2008.
This article examines 2007 state health data on never events in the context of a label-related medical error that resulted in a recent death.
Ostrom CM. Seattle Times. October 23, 2007:A1.
This article discusses a conflict that has arisen between the Washington State Hospital Association and state lawmakers regarding public disclosure of incident reporting data.
Wolfe W. Minneapolis Star Tribune. February 28, 2007.
This article reports on three patient deaths due to errors at a state-owned nursing home for veterans.
Rojas-Burke J. Oregonian. January 30, 2007:B01.
This article reports on results from the first round of error data reported to the Oregon Patient Safety Commission voluntary reporting program.
Gulliver D. Sarasota Herald Tribune. November 7, 2006:BS1.
This article reports on the death of a restrained patient and outlines the factors affecting the subsequent reporting of the event.
Colburn D. The Oregonian. February 1, 2006:B1.
This article reports on the launch of Oregon's statewide voluntary incident reporting program to track medical error.
Ebright PR, Rapala K. Indianapolis, IN: Center for Urban Policy and the Environment; September 2005:1-7.
This brief report discusses important issues for policy makers in developing a statewide incident reporting system.