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Medical errors: an important indicator of quality of care and patient safety.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23774722     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This study aimed to determine nurses' tendency toward medical errors and identify the types of medical errors made. This article examined medical error trends of nurses with a survey. It is recommended that medical errors be recorded, various training activities be offered, and standards regarding nursing care and patient safety be determined.
Authors:
Serpil Celik Durmuş; Ayla Keçeci; Ozlem Akkaş; Selma Keskin; Nurcan Demiral; Safiye Saygan
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Holistic nursing practice     Volume:  27     ISSN:  1550-5138     ISO Abbreviation:  Holist Nurs Pract     Publication Date:    2013 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-06-18     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8702105     Medline TA:  Holist Nurs Pract     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  225-32     Citation Subset:  N    
Affiliation:
Department of Nursing, Düzce University, Düzce, Turkey (Durmuş, Keçeci, and Akkaş); Diaverum Dialyses, Ankara, Turkey (Keskin); Private Giresun Ada Hospital, Giresun, Turkey (Demiral); and Ibn-i Sina Hospital, Ankara University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey (Saygan).
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