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- Human Factors Engineering 1
- Legal and Policy Approaches 2
- Logistical Approaches 1
- Quality Improvement Strategies 3
- Technologic Approaches 2
- Discontinuities, Gaps, and Hand-Off Problems 1
- Medical Complications 1
- Medication Safety 3
- Psychological and Social Complications 1
- Surgical Complications 3
Search results for "Medical/Surgical Nursing"
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- Medical/Surgical Nursing
Valencia MJ. Boston Globe. March 10, 2011.
This newspaper article reports on a fatal medication error involving an anticoagulant overdose.
ISMP Medication Safety Alert! Acute Care Edition. September 9, 2010;15:1-6.
This piece highlights nurses' responses to a national survey that explored problems associated with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) medication administration timing requirement.
Weinstock M. Hosp Health Netw. 2007;81:38-40, 42, 44-46.
Brandeland GP. Med Econ. 2006 Oct 20;83:50, 52-53.
This author shares his experience as a young physician dealing with the aftermath of a medical error and how the incident affected his practice, his personal relationships, and the patient's family.
Dembner A. Boston Globe. July 3, 2006;Health Science section:A1.
This article reports on the movement to improve care in nursing homes in order to decrease unnecessary hospitalizations for elderly patients.
Ellis K. Surgicenteronline.com [serial online]. May 1, 2006.
This article discusses the application of several Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) National Patient Safety Goals in ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) and interviews one practitioner about implementing patient safety interventions in his ASC.