Innovating for Patient Safety in Medicine

Innovating for Patient Safety in Medicine


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780857257659
Publisher: Learning Matters
Publication date: 04/10/2012
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 6.73(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.98(d)

About the Author

Rebecca Lawton is a Senior Lecturer in the Institute of Psychological Sciences, University of Leeds. In 2009, she took up a secondment at Bradford Institute of Health Research where she leads a multi-disciplinary team of researchers, innovation managers and administrative staff to deliver on research, evaluation and innovation/implementation projects on patient safety. Rebecca is a member of the Yorkshire Quality and Safety Research Group.

Gerry Armitage is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Health, University of Bradford. His background is nursing and health professional education. Following a Department of Health Research Fellowship, he took up a secondment at the Bradford Institute of health Research as a Senior Fellow. He works with Rebecca Lawton (co-editor) in the patient safety research team. Gerry is a member of the Yorkshire Quality and Safety Research Group.

Table of Contents

Introducing Patient Safety: Theory, Policy and Practice - Reema Sirriyeh, Serwaa Mc Clean and Victoria Robins
Enhancing Your Learning for Patient Safety - Naomi Quinton, Zoe Thompson, Anna Winterbottom and Vikram Jha
Involving Patients in Their Own Safety - Jane Ward, Sally Giles, Susan Hrisos, Penny Rhodes, Ikhlaq Din and Peter Walsh
Human Factors Engineering and Patient Safety - Peter Gardner
How to Be a Creative and Innovative Practitioner - Angela Grange, Valerie Rhodes and Ann Starkey
How to Innovate in Multiprofessional Teams - Beverley Slater and John Bibby
How Safe Are You? Measurement for Patient Safety - Rebecca Lawton and Gerry Armitage

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