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Safer Healthcare

Strategies for the Real World


ISBN: 978-3-319-25557-6 (Print) 978-3-319-25559-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-12

    Progress and Challenges for Patient Safety

  3. Chapter

    Pages 13-25

    The Ideal and the Real

  4. Chapter

    Pages 27-37

    Approaches to Safety: One Size Does Not Fit All

  5. Chapter

    Pages 39-46

    Seeing Safety Through the Patient’s Eyes

  6. Chapter

    Pages 47-58

    The Consequences for Incident Analysis

  7. Chapter

    Pages 59-72

    Strategies for Safety

  8. Chapter

    Pages 73-91

    Safety Strategies in Hospitals

  9. Chapter

    Pages 93-111

    Safety Strategies for Care in the Home

  10. Chapter

    Pages 113-127

    Safety Strategies in Primary Care

  11. Chapter

    Pages 129-138

    New Challenges for Patient Safety

  12. Chapter

    Pages 139-150

    A Compendium of Safety Strategies and Interventions

  13. Chapter

    Pages 151-157

    Managing Risk in the Real World