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Journal Article > Commentary
Liang NL, Herring ME, Bush RL. J Vasc Surg. 2010;51:494-495.
This case report describes a near miss involving a potential heparin overdose and discusses what physicians should tell patients in similar circumstances.
Journal Article > Study
Reporting and classification of patient safety events in a cardiothoracic intensive care unit and cardiothoracic postoperative care unit.
Nast PA, Avidan M, Harris CB, et al. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005;130:1137.e1-1137.e9.
The authors describe the successful implementation of an AHRQ-supported voluntary reporting system. They conclude that classification of causal factors promotes patient safety improvement.