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The Resource Medical errors and patient safety : strategies to reduce and disclose medical errors and improve patient safety, Jay Kalra

Medical errors and patient safety : strategies to reduce and disclose medical errors and improve patient safety, Jay Kalra

Label
Medical errors and patient safety : strategies to reduce and disclose medical errors and improve patient safety
Title
Medical errors and patient safety
Title remainder
strategies to reduce and disclose medical errors and improve patient safety
Statement of responsibility
Jay Kalra
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book shows with real cases from health care and beyond that most errors come from flaws in the system. It also shows why they don't get reported and how medical error disclosure around the world is shifting away from blaming people to a <FONT face=Arial size=3><FONT face=Arial size=3><FONT face=Calibri size=3><FONT face=Calibri size=3>no-fault<FONT face=Arial size=3><FONT face=Arial size=3><FONT face=Calibri size=3><FONT face=Calibri size=3> model. The book will examine issues that stymie efforts made to reduce preventable adverse events and medical errors, and will moreover highlight their impact on clinical laboratories and oth<FONT face=Calibri size=3><FONT face=Calibri size=3>er areas. It identifies possible intelligent system approaches that can be adopted to help control and eliminate these errors
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kalra, Jay
Dewey number
610.28/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R729.8
LC item number
.K35 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WB 100
Series statement
Patient safety
Series volume
v. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Patient safety
  • Patients
  • Medical errors
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Medizinschaden
  • Patient
  • Sicherheit
  • Electronic books
  • Medical Errors
  • Safety Management
Label
Medical errors and patient safety : strategies to reduce and disclose medical errors and improve patient safety, Jay Kalra
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/9783110249507
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview and introduction to concepts -- Perceptions of medical error and adverse events -- Causes of medical error and adverse events -- Medical error and strategies for working solutions in clinical diagnostic laboratories and other health care areas -- Creating a culture for medical error reduction -- Improving quality in clinical diagnostic laboratories -- Barriers to open disclosure -- International laws and guidelines addressing error and disclosure -- The value of autopsy in detecting medical error and improving quality -- Total quality management, six-sigma, and health care
Control code
ocn754713644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 113 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110249507
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B9A831BB-CDFE-4E89-9FAF-40748AA5C20A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o754713644
  • (OCoLC)754713644
Label
Medical errors and patient safety : strategies to reduce and disclose medical errors and improve patient safety, Jay Kalra
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/9783110249507
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An overview and introduction to concepts -- Perceptions of medical error and adverse events -- Causes of medical error and adverse events -- Medical error and strategies for working solutions in clinical diagnostic laboratories and other health care areas -- Creating a culture for medical error reduction -- Improving quality in clinical diagnostic laboratories -- Barriers to open disclosure -- International laws and guidelines addressing error and disclosure -- The value of autopsy in detecting medical error and improving quality -- Total quality management, six-sigma, and health care
Control code
ocn754713644
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 113 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110249507
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B9A831BB-CDFE-4E89-9FAF-40748AA5C20A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o754713644
  • (OCoLC)754713644

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