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 DeCS Categories

E02 Therapeutics .
E02.319 Drug Therapy .
E02.319.529 Medication Errors .
N02 Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services .
N02.421 Health Services .
N02.421.450 Medical Errors .
N02.421.450.500 Medication Errors .
N06 Environment and Public Health .
N06.850 Public Health .
N06.850.135 Accidents .
N06.850.135.060 Accident Prevention .
N06.850.135.060.075 Safety .
N06.850.135.060.075.349 Patient Harm .
N06.850.725 Patient Harm .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Medical Errors .
Critical Incidents, Medical .
Critical Medical Incidents .
Errors, Medical .
Errors, Surgical .
Medical Error of Commission .
Medical Error of Omission .
Medical Errors of Commission .
Medical Errors of Omission .
Medical Mistake .
Mistake, Medical .
Mistakes, Medical .
Never Event .
Surgical Error .
Wrong-Patient Surgery .
Wrong-Procedure Errors .
Wrong-Site Surgery .
Commission Medical Error .
Commission Medical Errors .
Critical Incident, Medical .
Critical Medical Incident .
Error, Medical .
Error, Surgical .
Error, Wrong-Procedure .
Errors, Wrong-Procedure .
Event, Never .
Events, Never .
Incident, Critical Medical .
Incident, Medical Critical .
Incidents, Critical Medical .
Incidents, Medical Critical .
Medical Critical Incident .
Medical Critical Incidents .
Medical Error .
Medical Incident, Critical .
Medical Incidents, Critical .
Never Events .
Omission Medical Error .
Omission Medical Errors .
Surgeries, Wrong-Patient .
Surgeries, Wrong-Site .
Surgery, Wrong-Patient .
Surgery, Wrong-Site .
Wrong Patient Surgery .
Wrong Procedure Errors .
Wrong Site Surgery .
Wrong-Patient Surgeries .
Wrong-Procedure Error .
Wrong-Site Surgeries .
Medical Mistakes .
Surgical Errors .
Errors or mistakes committed by health professionals which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in diagnosis (DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS), errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of surgical procedures, in the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings. Medical errors are differentiated from MALPRACTICE in that the former are regarded as honest mistakes or accidents while the latter is the result of negligence, reprehensible ignorance, or criminal intent. .
1.00
42214903
 
Patient Harm .
Harms, Patient .
A measure of PATIENT SAFETY considering errors or mistakes which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of procedures or the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings and preventable accidents involving patients. .
0.75
3098
 
Medication Errors .
Drug Use Error .
Errors, Medication .
Drug Use Errors .
Error, Drug Use .
Error, Medication .
Errors, Drug Use .
Medication Error .
Use Error, Drug .
Use Errors, Drug .
Errors in prescribing, dispensing, or administering medication with the result that the patient fails to receive the correct drug or the indicated proper drug dosage. .
0.50
42511883