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Do telephone call interruptions have an impact on radiology resident diagnostic accuracy?
Balint BJ, Steenburg SD, Lin H, Shen C, Steele JL, Gunderman RB. Acad Radiol. 2014 Sep 30; [Epub ahead of print].
Errare humanum est: frequency of laterality errors in radiology reports.
Sangwaiya MJ, Saini S, Blake MA, Dreyer KJ, Kalra MK. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009;192:W239-W244.
Diagnostic errors in pediatric radiology.
Taylor GA, Voss SD, Melvin PR, Graham DA. Pediatr Radiol. 2011;41:327-334.
Radiation protection and dose monitoring in medical imaging: a journey from awareness, through accountability, ability and action … but where will we arrive?
Frush D, Denham CR, Goske MJ, et al. J Patient Saf. 2013;9:232-238.
Diagnostic errors with inserted tubes, lines and catheters in children.
Fuentealba I, Taylor GA. Pediatr Radiol. 2012;42:1305-1315.
To disclose or not to disclose radiologic errors: should "patient-first" supersede radiologist self-interest?
Berlin L. Radiology. 2013;268:4-7.
Increasing rate of detection of wrong-patient radiographs: use of photographs obtained at time of radiography.
Tridandapani S, Ramamurthy S, Galgano SJ, Provenzale JM. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013;200:W345-W352.
Eight CT lessons that we learned the hard way: an analysis of current patterns of radiological error and discrepancy with particular emphasis on CT.
McCreadie G, Oliver TB. Clin Radiol. 2009;64:491-499; discussion 500-501.
Disclosing harmful mammography errors to patients.
Gallagher TH, Cook AJ, Brenner RJ, et al. Radiology. 2009;253:443-452.
Accuracy of radiographic readings in the emergency department.
Petinaux B, Bhat R, Boniface K, Aristizabal J. Am J Emerg Med. 2011;29:18-25.
Overdiagnosis in low-dose computed tomography screening for lung cancer.
Patz EF Jr, Pinsky P, Gatsonis C, et al; NLST Overdiagnosis Manuscript Writing Team. JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174:269-274.
Clinically missed cancer: how effectively can radiologists use computer-aided detection?
Nishikawa RM, Schmidt RA, Linver MN, Edwards AV, Papaioannou J, Stull MA. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012;198:708-716.
The frequency of diagnostic errors in radiologic reports depends on the patient's age.
Diaz S, Ekberg O. Acta Radiol. 2010;51:934-938.
Patient safety event reporting in a large radiology department.
Schultz SR, Watson RE Jr, Prescott SL, et al. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011;197:684-688.
Application of failure mode and effect analysis in a radiology department.
Thornton E, Brook OR, Mendiratta-Lala M, Hallett DT, Kruskal JB. Radiographics. 2011;31:281-293.
Spike in MR imaging accidents underscores need for regulation.
Radiological Society of North America. RSNA News; October 2010.
Emergency department image interpretation accuracy: the influence of immediate reporting by radiology.
Snaith B, Hardy M. Int Emerg Nurs. 2014;22:63-68.
New technologies in radiation therapy: ensuring patient safety, radiation safety and regulatory issues in radiation oncology.
Amols HI. Health Phys. 2008;95:658-665.
ISMP medication error report analysis.
Smetzer JL, Cohen MR. Hosp Pharm. 2008;43:869-872.
Analysis and prioritization of near-miss adverse events in a radiology department.
Thornton RH, Miransky J, Killen AR, Solomon SB, Brody LA. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011;196:1120-1124.
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