Patient safety [electronic resource] / Charles Vincent
- Vincent, Charles, Dr.
- Chichester, West Sussex : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
- Physical Description:
- p. ; cm.
- Restrictions on Access:
- License restrictions may limit access.
- Medical harm : a brief history -- The emergence of patient safety -- Integrating of safety and quality -- The nature and scale of error and harm -- Reporting & learning systems -- Measuring safety -- Human error & systems thinking -- Understanding how things go wrong -- Caring for patients harmed by treatment -- Supporting staff after serious incidents -- Clinical interventions & process improvement -- Design for patient safety -- Using information technology to reduce error -- Creating a culture of safety -- Patient involvement in patient safety -- Procedures, violations, and migrations -- Safety skills -- Teams create safety -- Safe organisations : bringing it all together -- High performing healthcare systems.
- 9781405192217 (pbk.)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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