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Making Health Care Safer

University of California.

Making Health Care Safer

A Critical Analysis of Patient Safety Practices (Ahrq Publication)

by University of California.

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Dept. of Health and Human Services .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages668
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8825197M
    ISBN 101587630559
    ISBN 109781587630552
    OCLC/WorldCa48170902

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Making Health Care Safer II: An Updated Critical Analysis of the Evidence for Patient Safety Practices. Executive Summary (Publication No. EEF). (PDF, KB). Evidence Report (Publication No.

EEF) (PDF, MB). Original Evidence Report—Archived (Publication No. E, July ). After rating practices in terms of their potential impact, and on the strength of the evidence, the Editorial Board grouped them into 5 categories (Tables A-1 through A-5, adapted from Tables of Making Health Care Safer: A Critical Analysis of Patient Safety Practices).

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This newly issued follow up to the seminal AHRQ Making Health Care Safer report (first published in and updated in critically examines the evidence supporting 47 separate patient safety practices chosen for the high-impact harms they address. It includes diagnostic errors, failure to rescue, sepsis, infections due to multi-drug resistant organisms, adverse drug events and nursing.

For most practices, the project team required that the primary outcome consist of a clinical endpoint (i.e., some measure of morbidity or mortality) or a surrogate outcome with a clear connection to patient morbidity or mortality.

This criterion was relaxed for some Cited by:   The seminal AHRQ Making Health Care Safer report, issued inused evidence-based medicine principles to identify key patient safety practices (PSPs).

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