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Surgical adverse events: a systematic review.

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BACKGROUND: The aim of this systematic review is to quantify potentially preventable patient harm from the frequency, severity, and preventability of the consequences and causes of surgical adverse events to help target patient safety improvement efforts. DATA SOURCES: Two authors independently reviewed articles retrieved from systematic searches of the Cochrane library, MEDLINE, Embase, PsycINFO, and Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature databases for inclusion and exclus...

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Anderson, O More by this author
Vincent, CA More by this author
Journal:
American journal of surgery
Volume:
206
Issue:
2
Pages:
253-262
Publication date:
2013-08-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1879-1883
ISSN:
0002-9610
URN:
uuid:20a1e518-046f-4f3d-bf6f-32659d692961
Source identifiers:
450487
Local pid:
pubs:450487

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