Hospital nurses' perceptions of human factors contributing to nursing errors.
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This cross-sectional survey study sought to determine human factors associated with medical errors. Hospital nurses identified both safety culture and emotional influences (such as poor interpersonal relationships) as important factors that increased the risk of errors.
A human factors framework and study of the effect of nursing workload on patient safety and employee quality of working life.
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The effect of a safe zone on nurse interruptions, distractions, and medication administration errors.
Yoder M, Schadewald D, Dietrich K. J Infus Nurs. 2015;38:140-151.
Measuring nursing error: psychometrics of MISSCARE and practice and professional issues items.
Castner J, Dean-Baar S. J Nurs Meas. 2014;22:421-437.
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