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The Resource Understanding patient safety, Robert M. Wachter, (electronic resource)

Understanding patient safety, Robert M. Wachter, (electronic resource)

Label
Understanding patient safety
Title
Understanding patient safety
Statement of responsibility
Robert M. Wachter
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
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Wachter, Robert M
Dewey number
610.289
Index
index present
LC call number
RA969.9
LC item number
.W3 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Medical errors
  • Patients
  • Medicine
Label
Understanding patient safety, Robert M. Wachter, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Dec. 20, 2007)
Antecedent source
unknown
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
The nature and frequency of medical errors and adverse events -- Basic principles of patient safety -- Safety versus quality - Medication errors -- Surgical errors -- Diagnostic errors -- Human factors and errors at the person-machine interface -- Transition and handoff errors -- Teamwork and communication errors -- Nosocomial infections -- Other complications of healthcare -- Patient safety in the ambulatory setting -- Information technology -- Reporting systems, incident investigations, and other methods of understanding safety issues -- Creating a culture of safety -- Workforce issues -- Training issues -- The malpractice system -- Accountability -- Law and regulations -- The role of patients -- Organizing a safety program
Control code
184954981
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Made available through NetLibrary; access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Isbn
9781435615298
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)184954981
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Understanding patient safety, Robert M. Wachter, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Dec. 20, 2007)
Antecedent source
unknown
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
The nature and frequency of medical errors and adverse events -- Basic principles of patient safety -- Safety versus quality - Medication errors -- Surgical errors -- Diagnostic errors -- Human factors and errors at the person-machine interface -- Transition and handoff errors -- Teamwork and communication errors -- Nosocomial infections -- Other complications of healthcare -- Patient safety in the ambulatory setting -- Information technology -- Reporting systems, incident investigations, and other methods of understanding safety issues -- Creating a culture of safety -- Workforce issues -- Training issues -- The malpractice system -- Accountability -- Law and regulations -- The role of patients -- Organizing a safety program
Control code
184954981
Dimensions
unknown
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Made available through NetLibrary; access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
Isbn
9781435615298
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)184954981
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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