Book 2014

Patient Safety

A Case-Based Comprehensive Guide

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-7418-0 (Print) 978-1-4614-7419-7 (Online)

Table of contents (23 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxiii

  2. Concepts

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-18

      Patient Identification

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      Pages 19-33

      Teamwork and Communication

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      Pages 35-51

      Handoff and Care Transitions

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      Pages 53-68

      Graduate Medical Education and Patient Safety

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      Pages 69-86

      Electronic Health Record and Patient Safety

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      Pages 87-100

      Clinical Ethics and Patient Safety

  3. Examples

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      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-114

      Medication Error

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      Pages 115-127

      Medication Reconciliation Error

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      Pages 129-143

      Retained Surgical Items

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      Pages 145-159

      Wrong-Site Surgery

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      Pages 161-178

      Transfusion-Related Hazards

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      Pages 179-195

      Hospital-Acquired Infections

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      Pages 197-210

      Hospital Falls

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      Pages 211-230

      Pressure Ulcers

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      Pages 231-245

      Diagnostic Error

  4. Special Considerations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 247-247

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      Pages 249-262

      Patient Safety in Pediatrics

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      Pages 263-279

      Patient Safety in Radiology

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      Pages 281-293

      Patient Safety in Anesthesia

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      Pages 295-310

      Patient Safety in Behavioral Health

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      Pages 311-325

      Patient Safety in Outpatient Care

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