"Vignettes in Patient Safety" Volume 2 ed. by Michael S. Firstenberg and Stanislaw P. Stawicki
ITexLi | 2018 | ISBN: 953513731X 9535137301 9789535137306 9789535137313 | 190 pages | PDF | 7 MB
This volume begins with an overview of recent high-impact studies in the area of patient safety. Subsequent chapters discuss a broad range of topics, including retained surgical items, wrong site procedures, disruptive healthcare workers, interhospital transfers, risks of emergency department overcrowding, dangers of inadequate handoff communication, and the association between provider fatigue and medical errors.