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Journal Article > Study
A novel process for introducing a new intraoperative program: a multidisciplinary paradigm for mitigating hazards and improving patient safety.
Rodriguez-Paz JM, Mark LJ, Herzer KR, et al. Anesth Analg. 2009;108:202-210.
This study describes the use of a systematic process, similar to a failure mode effects analysis, that anticipates potential safety issues before introducing a new intraoperative radiation therapy. The authors suggest their process can be applied to the introduction of any new technologies, treatments, or procedures.
ASQ Quarterly Quality Report. Milwaukee, WI: American Society of Quality; October 2008.
This report describes strategies for health care institutions to prevent never events, based on results of a 2008 survey of quality professionals.
Special or Theme Issue
The 13 articles in this special issue cover topics on the role of ergonomics in patient safety.