Enhancing a culture of patient safety in an oncologic hospital setting.

  • Shannon Bristow
  • Published 2016 in
    Journal of clinical oncology : official journal…

Abstract

135 Background: Patient safety is a priority for all hospitals and staff members. With approx. 1:10 hospitalized patients experiencing an adverse event1, healthcare lags behind other industries with regards to safety. Oncology patients have an increased risk of adverse events due to an immunocompromised status, coupled with complex treatments. Cancer… (More)
DOI: 10.1200/jco.2016.34.7_suppl.135

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@article{Bristow2016EnhancingAC, title={Enhancing a culture of patient safety in an oncologic hospital setting.}, author={Shannon Bristow}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2016}, volume={34 7_suppl}, pages={135} }