Assessing the perceived level of institutional support for the second victim after a patient safety event.
Joesten L, Cipparrone N, Okuno-Jones S, DuBose ER. J Patient Saf. 2015;11:73-78.
Clinicians involved in errors are often termed second victims, as they experience significant emotional and professional consequences. Despite this widely known effect, this survey found that most nurses at a community teaching hospital did not feel that adequate support was available for clinicians whose patients experienced an adverse event.
Restoring trust in VA health care.
Kizer KW, Jha AK. N Engl J Med. 2014;371:295-297.
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.
Care of the clinician after an adverse event.
Pratt SD, Jachna BR. Int J Obstet Anesth. 2015;24:54-63.
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