Patient safety and acute care medicine: lessons for the future, insights from the past

Crit Care. 2010;14(2):217. doi: 10.1186/cc8858. Epub 2010 Mar 9.

Abstract

This article is one of ten reviews selected from the Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine 2010 (Springer Verlag) and co-published as a series in Critical Care. Other articles in the series can be found online at http://ccforum.com/series/yearbook. Further information about the Yearbook of Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine is available from http://www.springer.com/series/2855.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Emergency Medical Services*
  • Humans
  • Medical Errors / prevention & control*
  • Safety Management*