The Expert Panel Report to Texas Health Resources Leadership on the 2014 Ebola Events.
Cortese D, Abbott P, Chassin M, Lyon GM III, Riley WJ. Dallas, TX: Texas Health Resources Leadership; 2015.
Delayed diagnosis of infectious disease can negatively affect patients, care teams, and public health. Reviewing insights from a panel analysis of the well-known incident involving delayed diagnosis of Ebola virus, this report highlights the need to improve information transfer and emergency department safety culture to enhance diagnostic and infection prevention processes.
Is evidence guiding practice? Reported versus observed adherence to contact precautions: a pilot study.
Jessee MA, Mion LC. Am J Infect Control. 2013;41:965-970.
Disruptive clinician behavior: a persistent threat to patient safety.
Porto G, Lauve R. Patient Safety Qual Healthc. July/August 2006;3:16-24.
The Role of HR in Quality and Patient Safety.
The American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration. San Diego, CA: July 24, 2008.
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Patient Safety in Emergency Medicine.
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