When medical care leads to harm—difficulty finding words: a teachable moment.
Chamberlain E, DiVeronica M, Segura R. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Jun 8; [Epub ahead of print].
To illustrate the potential for harm associated with overuse of medical care, this commentary describes an incident involving a patient who received unnecessary diagnostic imaging which resulted in iatrogenic harm. A previous AHRQ WebM&M perspective explored medical care overuse as a patient safety problem.
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Active surveillance using electronic triggers to detect adverse events in hospitalized patients.
Szekendi MK, Sullivan C, Bobb A, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2006;15:184-190.
Paid malpractice claims for adverse events in inpatient and outpatient settings.
Bishop TF, Ryan AK, Casalino LP. JAMA. 2011;305:2427-2431.
Automated electronic reminders to prevent miscommunication among primary medical, surgical and anaesthesia providers: a root cause analysis.
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Most adverse events at hospitals still go unreported.
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