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|Researcher Toolkit - Measuring Burden|
Researcher Toolkit - Measuring Burden
Learn about ways to measure the frequency and impact of diagnostic errors.
Shojania KG. The elephant of patient safety: what you see depends on how you look. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010.
In these studies, expert reviewers performed chart review and evaluated cases for errors. These errors were categorized based on severity of outcomes.
Several studies focus on a specific symptom or primary complaint of the patient.