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Hospital risk management for perinatal care: theory and practice.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3193271     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The challenge of hospital risk management in perinatal care is examined from the perspective of the application of theory to everyday practice. Certain zones of risk exist in each stage of the hospitalization period, and in each aspect of the physician/patient and health care team relationships. Understanding of and incorporation of risk management into habits of practice will serve to reduce the risk of real or perceived injuries.
E Raines
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0743-8346     ISO Abbreviation:  J Perinatol     Publication Date:  1988  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-01-10     Completed Date:  1989-01-10     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8501884     Medline TA:  J Perinatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  96-100     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Cesarean Section
Consumer Satisfaction
Defensive Medicine*
Financial Management* / economics
Infant, Newborn
Informed Consent
Medical History Taking
Patient Care Team
Physician-Patient Relations
Postpartum Period
Prenatal Care
Risk Factors
Risk Management* / economics

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