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Journal Article > Commentary
Davies JM, Delaney G. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2017;29:669-675.
Aviation safety provides goals and examples that have been applied to improve safety in health care. This commentary discusses the adoption of aviation concepts in health care, successful tactics used in clinical oncology, and the importance of embedding the concepts across the system to ensure success.
Cameron M. St. John's, NL: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador; 2009. ISBN: 978551463537.
This government report investigated certain laboratory tests conducted from 1997 to 2005 in Newfoundland and Labrador. The investigation revealed test result errors and failure to notify patients, as well as a lack of oversight. The report makes numerous recommendations with respect to ethics, standards of care, and disclosure of medical errors and adverse events. (Click on the volume titles on the cover page to view the full report.)
Journal Article > Study
Using a survey of incident reporting and learning practices to improve organisational learning at a cancer care centre.
Cooke DL, Dunscombe PB, Lee RC. Qual Saf Health Care. 2007;16:342-348.