Post-discharge adverse events among urban and rural patients of an urban community hospital: a prospective cohort study.
Tsilimingras D, Schnipper J, Duke A, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Mar 31; [Epub ahead of print].
The period following hospitalization is known to carry high risk for adverse events. Investigators found that more than one-quarter of participants experienced an adverse event after discharge, raising concerns that post-hospitalization adverse events have persisted despite interventions directed at enhancing hospital-to-home care transitions.
Associations between perceived crisis mode work climate and poor information exchange within hospitals.
Patterson ME, Bogart MS, Starr KR. J Hosp Med. 2015;10:152-159.
Advancing the science of measurement of diagnostic errors in healthcare: the Safer Dx framework.
Singh H, Sittig DF. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015;24:103-110.
Contemporary View of Medication-Related Harm. A New Paradigm.
Rockville, MD: National Coordinating Council for Medication Error Reporting and Prevention; 2015.
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Designing highly reliable adverse-event detection systems to predict subsequent claims.
Helmchen LA, Burke ME, Wojtusiak J. J Healthc Risk Manag. 2015;34:7-17.