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Search results for "Hospitals"
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. May 10, 2011:D3.
This newspaper article reports on efforts to reduce errors in emergency medicine, including improving physician–nurse communication, adopting timeouts before discharge, and using trigger systems.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. March 28, 2011.
This newspaper article discusses how combining best practices in teamwork, simulation, and communication can improve patient safety during obstetric emergencies.
Kalb C. Newsweek. Oct 4, 2010;156:48.
This news piece describes adjustments made in medical training to enable safe, team-oriented practice during residency.
Chen PW. New York Times. January 28, 2010.
This newspaper column explains how simulation training is being integrated into medical education to help clinical teams improve their skills and ensure patient safety.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. July 11, 2007:D1.
This article reports on hospitals that are creating dedicated teams of experts who have the skills to perform risky medical procedures.
Hallinan JT. Post-Gazette.com. June 21, 2005.
This article summarizes the history of patient safety improvement in anesthesia and its impact on malpractice claims and costs within that specialty.