Consequences of inadequate sign-out for patient care.
Horwitz LI, Moin T, Krumholz HM, Wang L, Bradley EH. Arch Intern Med. 2008;168:1755-1760.
Association of workload of on-call medical interns with on-call sleep duration, shift duration, and participation in educational activities.
Arora VM, Georgitis E, Siddique J, et al. JAMA. 2008;300:1146-1153.
Building physician work hour regulations from first principles and best evidence.
Volpp KG, Landrigan CP. JAMA. 2008;300:1197-1199.
Can surveillance systems identify and avert adverse drug events? A prospective evaluation of a commercial application.
Jha AK, Laguette J, Seger A, Bates DW. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008;15:647-653.
Evaluating clinical decision support systems: monitoring CPOE order check override rates in the Department of Veterans Affairs' computerized patient record system.
Lin C-P, Payne TH, Nichol WP, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008;15:620-626.
Steering patients to safer hospitals? The effect of a tiered hospital network on hospital admissions.
Scanlon DP, Lindrooth RC, Christianson JB. Health Serv Res. 2008 Aug 29; [Epub ahead of print].
Medication errors in pediatric inpatients: prevalence and results of a prevention program.
Otero P, Leyton A, Mariani G, Ceriani Cernadas JM; and Patient Safety Committee. Pediatrics. 2008;122:e737-e743.
The effect of electronic prescribing on medication errors and adverse drug events: a systematic review.
Ammenwerth E, Schnell-Inderst P, Machan C, Siebert U. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008;15:585-600.
Are you listening...Are you really listening?
Denham CR, Dingman J, Foley ME, et al. J Patient Saf. 2008;4:148-161.
Potential signals of serious risks/new safety information identified by the Adverse Event Reporting System (AERS).
Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, US Food and Drug Administration.
Color me safe: hospitals move to standardize alert wristbands.
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Keeping Kidney Patients Safe.
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