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Search results for "Medication Safety"
Journal Article > Study
Effects of individual nurse and hospital characteristics on patient adverse events and quality of care: a multilevel analysis.
Lee SE, Vincent C, Dahinten VS, Scott LD, Park CG, Dunn Lopez K. J Nurs Scholarsh. 2018;50:432-440.
This secondary analysis combined survey data from individual nurses with hospital safety culture data and found that both individual characteristics such as education level and hospital characteristics such as safety culture were associated with risks of medication administration errors and falls. The authors conclude that improving safety culture should be a high priority.
Journal Article > Review
Saintsing D, Gibson LM, Pennington AW. J Nurs Manag. 2011;19:354-359.
This review identifies training and interventions that nursing management can implement to improve patient safety.
Special or Theme Issue
Simmons D, ed. Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am. 2010;22:161-290.
Articles in this special issue discuss safe practices, effective staffing, teamwork, and event analysis to enhance patient safety in the critical care setting.
Cases & Commentaries
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Derek C. Angus, MD, MPH; Eric B. Milbrandt, MD, MPH; July 2004
Following a motor vehicle collision, a patient is mistakenly given drotrecogin alfa (activated) for organ failure not due to sepsis.