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Assessing patient safety culture in New Zealand primary care: a pilot study using a modified Manchester Patient Safety Framework in Dunedin general practices
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An editorial comment from WHO
International Journal of Infection Control Vol 7, No 1 (2011),
Surgical outcome measurement for a global patient population: Validation of the Surgical Apgar Score in 8 countries Surgery
Haynes AB, Regenbogen SE, Weiser TG, Lipsitz SR, Dziekan G, Berry WR, Gawande AA. Journal of Surgery, 7 January 2011
Changes in safety attitude and relationship to decreased postoperative morbidity and mortality following implementation of a checklist-based surgical safety intervention',
Alex B Haynes, Thomas G Weiser, William R Berry, Stuart R Lipsitz, Abdel-Hadi S Breizat, E Patchen Dellinger, Gerald Dziekan, Teodoro Herbosa, Pascience L Kibatala, Marie Carmela M Lapitan, Alan F Merry, Richard K Reznick, Bryce Taylor, Amit Vats, Atul A Gawande, for the Safe Surgery Saves Lives Study Group. BMJ Quality & Safety 2011 Volume 20, Issue 1 20:102-107 doi:10.1136/bmjqs.2009.040022
Core competencies for patient safety research: a cornerstone for global capacity strengthening
Anne Andermann, Liane Ginsburg, Peter Norton, Narendra Arora, David Bates, Albert Wu, Itziar Larizgoitia, on behalf of the Patient Safety, Research Training and Education Expert Working Group of WHO Patient Safety, BMJ Quality & Safety 2011 20: 96-101 doi: 10.1136/bmjqs.2010.041814
Patient safety for global health
Yang GZ, Kelley E, Darzi A. The Lancet. Aug 2, 2010.
Creating a more efficient healthcare knowledge market: using communities of practice to create checklists
Angela Lashoher and Peter Pronovost. BMJ Quality and Safety in Health Care, 2010 19: 471-472
Developing safe effective and accessible technologies: WHO Editorial.
Yang GZ, Kelley E, Darzi A..Quality and Safety in Health Care. Aug 2010. vol 19 (supp2).
Global operating theatre distribution and pulse oximetry supply: an estimation from reported data
Funk LM, Weiser TG, Berry WR, Lipsitz SR, Merry AF, Enright AC, Wilson IH, Dziekan G, Gawande AA.. The Lancet, July 2010
Patient empowerment and multimodal hand hygiene promotion: a win-win strategy.
McGuckin M, Storr J, Longtin Y, Allegranzi B, Pittet D. American Journal of Medical Quality 2010 Jun 24 [Epub ahead of print].
Patient participation: current knowledge and applicability to patient safety.
Mayo Clinic Proceedings 2010; 85:53-63. Longtin Y, Sax H, Leape LL, Sheridan SE, Donaldson L, Pittet D. Patients safety for global health, The Lancet. Aug 2, 2010. Yang GZ, Kelley E, Darzi A..
Perspectives in quality: designing the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist
International Journal for Quality in Health Care, October 2010, Weiser TG, Haynes AB, Lashoher A, Dziekan G, Boorman DJ, Berry WR, Gawande AA.
Prevention and control of health care-associated infections through improved hand hygiene.
Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2010; 28:100-106.Mathai E, Allegranzi B, Kilpatrick C, Pittet D.
Successful implementation of the World Health Organization hand hygiene improvement strategy in a referral hospital in Mali, Africa.
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 2010 ;31:133-141. Allegranzi B, Sax H, Bengaly L, Richet H, Minta DK, Chraiti MN, Sokona FM, Gayet-Ageron A, Bonnabry P, Pittet D; on behalf of the World Health Organization "Point G" Project Management Committee.