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Saufl NM. J Perianesth Nurs. 2009;24:114-118.
This commentary provides background on the development of the Joint Commission's 2009 National Patient Safety Goals and summarizes the goals set for the hospital environment.
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Surgical adverse outcomes and patients’ evaluation of quality of care: inherent risk or reduced quality of care?
Marang-van de Mheen PJ, van Duijn-Bakker N, Kievit J. Qual Saf Health Care. 2007;16:428-433.
This study found that patients who experienced adverse events after discharge rated their overall hospital care poorly. However, adverse events during hospitalization were not associated with negative impressions of the quality of inpatient care.