Essays about: "patient safety"

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  1. 1. Won't Somebody Think of the Children-A Critical Analysis of the Swedish National Guidelines for Treatment of Young People with Gender Dysphoria

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Daniel Milve; [2022-02-15]
    Keywords : non-binary; trans; health care; policy; youth;

    Abstract : This thesis critically analyses Sweden’s National Guidelines for Treatment of Young People with Gender Dysphoria, with the aim of providing recommendations for amending the guidelines to provide better access to gender affirming treatment for young non-binary people. Using Critical Discourse Analysis, supplemented with a group dialogue with three non-binary persons, the National Guidelines are analysed through the theoretical lens of performativity, Dean Spade’s theories on the population-management mode of power, and critical age studies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circular Economy in Single-Use Medical Device Industry : Barriers, Enablers and Design Tool

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Akshat Jain; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Healthcare waste is on an all-time high with single-use devices being one of the largest contributors. With the onset of Covid-19, this issue has become highly visible and has led to global concerns being raised around the environmental footprint of the healthcare sector and the need to reduce the waste generated by shifting away from single-use devices. READ MORE

  3. 3. Barriers to and Facilitators of Applying Communication and Resolution Programs in Health Care

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Jonathan Stewart; [2022]
    Keywords : patient safety; medical error; hospitals; disclosure; communication; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis investigated why U.S. hospitals that had committed to implementing communication and resolution programs (CRPs) did not consistently apply their programs when patient harm events occurred. READ MORE

  4. 4. Characterization of Drug-Related Critical Incidents from Multiple Settings in the Critical Incident Reporting System North Rhine-Westphalia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för farmaci

    Author : Ludwig Bernhardt; [2022]
    Keywords : Critical Incident; Critical Incident Reporting System; CIRS; CIRS-NRW; Drug-Related Critical Incident; Critical Incidents Multiple Settings; Incident Reporting Health Care; Contributing Factor LASA;

    Abstract : Introduction: Incident reporting systems have been implemented in health care for over a decade and contain reports of critical incidents (CI). These must be analyzed in order to suggest, implement and evaluate solutions for minimizing the risk of future CIs to occur, thereby increasing patient safety. READ MORE

  5. 5. Managing a digital transformation : A case study of digitizing functional operations in a sociotechnical system

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Erik Flodmark; Carl Sävendahl; [2021]
    Keywords : Digitalization; digital transformation; cognitive systems engineering; cognitive work analysis; work domain analysis; clinical studies; healthcare; sociotechnical system; contract management; Digitalisering; digital transformation; cognitive systems engineering; cognitive work analysis; work domain analysis; kliniska studier; hälso- och sjukvård; sociotekniska system; kontraktadministration;

    Abstract : Sweden has the ambition to be the world leading country leveraging the opportunities of digitalization in the healthcare sector. In parallel, the Swedish Research Council highlights that conducting more clinical studies is essential to improve the healthcare. READ MORE