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Gluck PA, ed. Obstet Gynecol Clin North Am. 2019;46:H1-H8, 199-398.
Obstetrics is a high-risk practice that concurrently manages the safety of mothers and newborns. Articles in this special issue explore various facets of health care quality and safety improvement in the care of women and expectant mothers. Topics covered include the patient experience, safety culture, disparities, program implementation, and clinical trends.
Journal Article > Study
Assessing residents' communication skills: disclosure of an adverse event to a standardized patient.
Posner G, Nakajima A. J Obstet Gynaecol Can. 2011;33:262-268.
Formal teaching of error disclosure techniques improved obstetrics and gynecology residents' ability to fully disclose adverse events.
Journal Article > Commentary
ACOG Committee on Patient Safety and Quality Improvement. Obstet Gynecol. 2009;114:1424-1427.
In this piece, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists emphasizes principles and objectives for patient safety in obstetrics and gynecology practices. The guidelines include encouraging a safety culture, reducing surgical errors, improving communication with patients and providers, and prioritizing safety.