Improving patient safety in Palestinian hospitals: a cross-sectional and retrospective chart review study.

@article{Najjar2018ImprovingPS,
  title={Improving patient safety in Palestinian hospitals: a cross-sectional and retrospective chart review study.},
  author={Shahenaz Najjar and Nashat Nafouri and Kris Vanhaecht and Martin C. Euwema},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2018},
  volume={391 Suppl 2},
  pages={S44}
}
BACKGROUND Patient safety is the central component of health-care quality. There is a lack of patient safety data in the occupied Palestinian territory. The aim of this study was to assess patient safety and explore relationships between patient safety culture and the prevalence of adverse events at the department level. METHODS Between May 25, 2009, and… CONTINUE READING