Blood Clots, Must Reads

Weekly Must Reads in Patient Safety (February 27, 2015)

This week’s must-reads range from a mother who died and was revived after blood clots to a call for better middleware from device manufacturers to combat alarm fatigue. Read More

Opioid Safety, Respiratory Compromise

Near-Miss Data Show Signs of Trouble Outside OR

Anesthesiology News recently published an article “Near-Miss Data Show Signs of Trouble Outside OR“, which discusses the research conducted by Angela Lipshutz, MD, MPH (critical care fellow, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine) and her colleagues.

Below is the letter to editors of Anesthesiology News from Michael Wong, executive director of the Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety: Read More