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O'Reilly KB. American Medical News. June 14, 2010.
This news piece discusses how the health care industry can apply aviation safety methodologies to guide improvement.
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Arpana R. Vidyarthi, MD; September 2006
An elderly man was admitted to the hospital for pacemaker placement. Although the postoperative chest film was normal, the patient later developed shortness of breath. Over the course of several nursing and physician shift changes and signouts, results of a follow-up stat x-ray are not properly obtained, delaying discovery of the patient's pneumothorax.