Understanding missed opportunities for more timely diagnosis of cancer in symptomatic patients after presentation.
Lyratzopoulos G, Vedsted P, Singh H. Br J Cancer. 2015;112:S84-S91.
This conceptual paper examines how systems approaches and cognitive science can inform the diagnosis of cancer in primary care. The authors highlight the need for further study across the entire diagnostic process, consistent with recommendations from a prior commentary.
Quantifying and monitoring overdiagnosis in cancer screening: a systematic review of methods.
Carter JL, Coletti RJ, Harris RP. BMJ. 2015;350:g7773.
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.
Insulin pump risks and benefits: a clinical appraisal of pump safety standards, adverse event reporting, and research needs: a joint statement of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes and the American Diabetes Association Diabetes Technology Working Group.
Heinemann L, Fleming GA, Petrie JR, Holl RW, Bergenstal RM, Peters AL. Diabetes Care. 2015;38:716-722.
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Incident learning in pursuit of high reliability: implementing a comprehensive, low-threshold reporting program in a large, multisite radiation oncology department.
Gabriel PE, Volz E, Bergendahl HW, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41:160-168.