Application of the WHO surgical safety checklist outside the operating theatre: medicine can learn from surgery.
Braham DL, Richardson AL, Malik IS. Clin Med. 2014;14:468-474.
The World Health Organization's surgical safety checklist has been widely implemented in surgical practice to prevent errors. This study provides an in-depth description of how the checklist was modified and applied in cardiac catheterization procedures, demonstrating the potential to adapt this safety intervention in other procedural areas.
Resuscitation Errors: A Shocking Problem
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The impact of a closed-loop electronic prescribing and administration system on prescribing errors, administration errors and staff time: a before-and-after study.
Franklin BD, O'Grady K, Donyai P, Jacklin A, Barber N. Qual Saf Health Care. 2007;16:279-284.
Incidence, preventability and consequences of adverse events in older people: results of a retrospective case-note review.
Sari AB, Cracknell A, Sheldon TA. Age Ageing. 2008;37:265-269.
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Eight CT lessons that we learned the hard way: an analysis of current patterns of radiological error and discrepancy with particular emphasis on CT.
McCreadie G, Oliver TB. Clin Radiol. 2009;64:491-499; discussion 500-501.