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- Communication Improvement 1
- Culture of Safety 1
Education and Training
- Students 1
- Error Reporting and Analysis
- Logistical Approaches 2
- Quality Improvement Strategies 1
- Teamwork 1
- Technologic Approaches 1
- Device-related Complications 2
- Discontinuities, Gaps, and Hand-Off Problems
- Interruptions and distractions 1
- Medication Safety
- Nonsurgical Procedural Complications 1
Search results for "Error Reporting and Analysis"
Journal Article > Study
Chuo J, Lambert G, Hicks RW. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:104-111.
The researchers analyzed intralipid medication error reports submitted to the Medmarx database and found that most errors occur in the administration phase and often involve smart pump delivery systems or evening shift change.
Grant > Government Resource
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; June 2008.
This announcement describes the 19 projects funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in 2006 that studies the potential of simulation to improve patient safety.
Meisel Z. Slate. November 8, 2005.
In this article, an emergency medicine physician describes the work environment of emergency medical technicians and paramedics and why it is prone to error.
Cases & Commentaries
- Web M&M
Robert L. Wears, MD, MS; September 2004
A nurse notices that an IV medication she is about to administer is possibly mislabeled, as it looks like a different drug. However, she is interrupted before she can call the pharmacy and winds up hanging the bag anyway.