Recommended Titles and Treatises

Patient safety handbook

by Barbara Youngberg. Jones & Bartlett Learning. 2nd edition. 2013.
646 pages.

The second edition of this title examines the past decade of improvements to patient safety. With more than 40 chapters, each written by different authors, this title provides in-depth coverage on reduction of risk and patient safety. Some of the topics covered include the patient safety movement’s recent progress, the role of senior hospital leaders and boards of directors in improving patient safety, investigating clinical incidents, “creating a just culture,” and reducing medical errors.

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