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Leeds, UK: Clinical Support Audit Unit, Health and Social Care Information Centre. December 9, 2015. ISBN: 9781783865697.
The NHS Safety Thermometer is a tool developed by the National Health Service to facilitate staff participation in measuring patient harm in various care environments. This report explores the data collected on four types of health care–acquired conditions (pressure ulcers, falls, catheter–associated urinary tract infections, and venous thromboembolisms) in NHS patients over a 1-year period.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. February 22, 2007;12:1-3.
This article lists common risks associated with opiates, a high-alert medication, as well as recommended safety improvements to reduce these risks.