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Bilimoria KY, Meyers MO, Mouawad NJ, et al. JAMA Surg. 2017;152:903-908.
JMIR Publications. 2015–2017.
The increasing implementation of health information technology has introduced both benefits and challenges to patient safety. Articles in this series explore the impacts of technology on health care, including whether patient rating sites contribute to hospital supervision, the potential for mobile communication devices to increase clinician distraction, and the design and testing of mobile applications to support care.
Harolds JA, Harolds LB. Clin Nucl Med. 2015–2019.
Lee MJ. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013-2018.
J Am Coll Surg. 2017;224:103-159.
The Flexibility in Duty Hour Requirements for Surgical Trainees (FIRST) trial examined residency program response to duty hour rules. This special issue features studies exploring effects of the initial trial including perceptions on the impact of a flexible 80-hour workweek on continuity of care and on physician well-being.
Intensive Care Med. 2016;42:591-601.
This three-part commentary presents differing views on whether rapid response teams (RRTs) improve patient outcomes and recommends that further research is required to determine ideal RRT staffing, factors that contribute to the need for an RRT, and how rapid response affects the safety of hospitalized patients.
Martin GP, Dixon-Woods M. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:706-708.
This editorial introduces a series of seven peer-reviewed commentaries that explore the ethical, sociolegal, academic, and clinical avenues to understanding system failures identified in the Francis inquiry, along with methods to identify gaps in knowledge such as measurement and feedback to drive improvement.
Int J Qual Health Care. 2009;21:1-26.
This set of articles focuses on the World Alliance for Patient Safety initiative to develop an international taxonomy for patient safety and describes how the terms, concepts, and classifications were chosen.