Patient Safety

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    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. (2003). AHRQ's patient safety initiative: Building foundations, reducing risk. Interim report to the Senate Committee on Appropriations (AHRQ Publication No. 04-RG005). Rockville, MD: Author.

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    National Patient Safety Foundation. (2003). About the foundation. Retrieved June 2, 2005, from

    Page, A. (Ed.). (2004). Keeping patients safe: Transforming the work environment of nurses. Washington, DC: National Academies Press.