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Journal Article > Commentary
Munro AJ. Br J Radiol. 2007;80:955-966.
This commentary provides context on risks, errors, and safety in cancer treatment in light of a recent analysis by the Chief Medical Officer for the United Kingdom regarding error in radiation therapy.
Journal Article > Review
Berlin L. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007;189:517-522.
Reviewing legal and clinical literature, the author discusses the unclear delineation between malpractice and error in radiology.
Unintended exposure of patient Lisa Norris during radiotherapy treatment at the Beatson Oncology Centre, Glasgow in January 2006.
Johnson AM. Edinburgh, Scotland: Scottish Executive; 2006.
This report shares results and recommendations from the investigation of a radiotherapy overdose. The investigation identified contributing factors such as an inexperienced caregiver, supervision gaps, ineffective double-checks, and the misalignment of system improvements with training and documentation.