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Category Archives: Patient Safety

  1. Annals of Surgery Study: Failures in postoperative care after major elective general surgery. March 4, 2013

    Posted in High Reliability Mindset, Patient Safety.

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  2. “Getting ‘em to Play Together” December 20, 2012

    Posted in Patient Safety.

    1 comment
  3. Timeouts – good for 5 year olds and patient safety too December 19, 2012

    Posted in Patient Safety.

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  4. Imagine Patient Safety: A preview of Life’s Coming Attractions November 5, 2012

    Posted in Patient Safety, Uncategorized.

    3 comments
  5. Belly Aches and Other Distractions February 7, 2012

    Posted in Human Factors, Patient Safety, Uncategorized.

    1 comment
  6. What if the Doctor Is Wrong? January 24, 2012

    Posted in Patient Safety, Uncategorized.

    1 comment
  7. Sterile Cockpits and Sterile Operating Rooms January 3, 2012

    Posted in Error Producing Conditions, Patient Safety.

    6 comments
  8. The Day the Music Died November 21, 2011

    Posted in communication, Error Producing Conditions, Human Factors, Patient Safety.

    3 comments
  9. ‘Alarm Fatigue’ Cited In Patient Death At UMass Memorial September 26, 2011

    Posted in Error Producing Conditions, Patient Safety.

    1 comment
  10. Minimum Descent Altitudes and Personal Minimums August 16, 2011

    Posted in High Reliability Mindset, Human Factors, Patient Safety.

    4 comments
  11. What you don’t know can kill you – or your patient July 25, 2011

    Posted in High Reliability Mindset, High Reliability Organizations, Joharis Window, Patient Safety.

    2 comments
  12. Hospital infections far riskier than flying on planes July 22, 2011

    Posted in Patient Safety.

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  13. Hic Sunt Dracones June 17, 2011

    Posted in High Reliability Mindset, Joharis Window, Patient Safety.

    1 comment
  14. What is the right stuff? May 3, 2011

    Posted in High Reliability Mindset, Patient Safety.

    1 comment
  15. Doctors Don’t Die, Pilots Do (Sometimes) and Parachutes Work April 15, 2011

    Posted in High Reliability Mindset, Patient Safety.

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  16. Welcome to the Patient Safety Initiative April 7, 2011

    Posted in High Reliability Organizations, Patient Safety.

    4 comments