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McCook A. Anesthesiology News. Sept 2011;37:9.
This news article highlights a program at Johns Hopkins Medicine that engages clinician reporting of errors and near misses to improve patient safety.
O'Reilly KB. American Medical News. November 19, 2007.
This article discusses the impact of health literacy on patient care and describes initiatives to improve patients' comprehension of informed consent for procedures as well as interactions with providers.
Parker L. USA Today. December 19, 2006.
This article reports on the case of an elderly patient whose advance directive wasn't followed and discusses the impact of this omission.
PA-PSRS Patient Saf Advis. March 2006;3:13-19.
This article addresses strategies for minimizing patient safety risks related to interactions with health care industry representatives, as well as the role they can play in promoting safety.
Klein A. The Washington Post. December 11, 2005:A01.
This article reports on the reuse of single-use medical instruments, discussing both the benefits and risks of the practice.