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Foundations in patient safety for health professionals

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Galt, Kimberly A., Paschal, Karen A.;. Sudbury, Mass.: Jones & Bartlett , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB100 G25 2011
Key concepts in patient safety -- Keeping the patient safe -- Safety improvements in professional practice -- Safety improvement is in systems -- Safety improvement is achieved within organization -- Culture of safety in health care settings -- Why things go wrong -- What to do when things go wrong…
Title
Foundations in patient safety for health professionals
Author
Galt, Kimberly A.
Paschal, Karen A.;
Place
Sudbury, Mass.
Publisher
Jones & Bartlett
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
245 p : ill.
Subjects
Medical errors - prevention and control
Safety Management - methods
Patient care - methods
Risk Assessment
Abstract
Key concepts in patient safety -- Keeping the patient safe -- Safety improvements in professional practice -- Safety improvement is in systems -- Safety improvement is achieved within organization -- Culture of safety in health care settings -- Why things go wrong -- What to do when things go wrong -- Safe patient care systems -- The use of evidence to improve safety.
ISBN
9780763763381
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB100 G25 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Handbook of modern hospital safety

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20339
Charney, William;. Boca Raton: CRC Press , 2010. 2nd ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WX185 H23 2010
Title
Handbook of modern hospital safety
Author
Charney, William;
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Boca Raton
Publisher
CRC Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
1 v. (various pagings) : ill.
Subjects
Safety Management - methods
Hospitals
Occupational Health
Health Personnel
ISBN
9781420047851
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX185 H23 2010
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Patient safety : a human factors approach

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20936
Dekker, Sidney;. Boca Raton: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis , 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Call Number
WB100 D45 2011
Title
Patient safety : a human factors approach
Author
Dekker, Sidney;
Place
Boca Raton
Publisher
CRC Press/Taylor & Francis
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
249 p. ill.
Subjects
Safety Management - methods
Medical errors - prevention and control
Patient care - methods
Risk Assessment
ISBN
9781439852255
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Abbotsford Library FHA
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB100 D45 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
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Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2017. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
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Table of Contents: ; 1. Executive Summary -- 1.1 Background -- 1.2 Scope -- 1.3 Conclusions and Recommendations -- 1.3.1 General -- 1.3.2 Operational Health Physics -- 1.3.3 Internal Dosimetry -- 1.3.4 Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Background -- 2.2 Purpose -- 3. Types and Sources of Nanomateri…
Title
Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
NCRP report 176
Subjects
Nanoparticles
Radiation Exposure - adverse effects
Radiation Protection - methods
Radiometry
Safety Management - methods
Nanotechnology - standards
United States
Guideline
Abstract
Table of Contents:
1. Executive Summary -- 1.1 Background -- 1.2 Scope -- 1.3 Conclusions and Recommendations -- 1.3.1 General -- 1.3.2 Operational Health Physics -- 1.3.3 Internal Dosimetry -- 1.3.4 Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Background -- 2.2 Purpose -- 3. Types and Sources of Nanomaterials Including Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Naturally Occurring and Incidentally Produced Nanomaterials -- 3.3 Radiation-Induced Synthesis of Nanomaterials -- 3.4 Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.1 Naturally Occurring Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.2 Incidentally Produced Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.3 Radiolabeled Nanomaterials -- 4. Physicochemical Concerns for Exposure to Nanoparticles -- 4.1 Nanoparticle Physicochemical Properties -- 4.1.1 Deposition Within the Respiratory Tract -- 4.1.2 Translocation Across Organ Membranes -- 4.1.3 Surface Area and Reactivity in Biological Systems -- 4.1.4 Particle Shape -- 4.1.5 Particle Agglomeration -- 4.1.6 Material Dispersibility -- 4.1.7 Material Surface Charge -- 4.2 Nanoparticle Exposure Experiences Involving Humans -- 4.2.1 Magic Nano Event -- 4.2.2 Event in China -- 4.2.3 Nickel Sensitization Case -- 4.2.4 Polymer and Metal Fume Experience -- 4.3 Guidance on Managing Physicochemical Concerns for Exposure to Nanoparticles -- 5. Operational Health Physics in a Nanotechnology Environment -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.1.1 Attention to the Physicochemical Toxicity of Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 5.1.2 Changes that May be Needed for Internal Dosimetry -- 5.1.3 Changes that May be Needed for Dispersion of Airborne Particles -- 5.1.4 Summary of Radiation Program Elements Applicable to Working with Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 5.2 Hierarchy of Exposure Controls for Facility and Process Design -- 5.2.1 Elimination and Substitution -- 5.2.2 Engineered Controls
5.2.3 Administrative Controls -- 5.2.4 Personal Protective Equipment -- 5.3 Use of Radioactive Nanomaterials in Medical Settings -- 5.4 Management and Disposal of Radioactive Nanomaterial Waste -- 5.5 Control of Public Exposure -- 5.6 Emergency Response -- 5.7 Incident Investigation -- 5.8 Effective Risk Communication -- 6. Nanoparticle Issues for Internal Radiation Dosimetry -- 6.1 Framework for Considering Radioactive Nanoparticle Internal Dosimetry -- 6.2 General Approach to Biokinetic Modeling for Intakes of Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3 Radiation Dosimetry of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.1 Deposition of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.2 Clearance of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.3 Respiratory Tract Dosimetry for Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.4 Radiation Dosimetry of Ingested Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.5 Radiation Dosimetry of Radioactive Nanoparticles for Intact Skin -- 6.6 Radiation Dosimetry of Radioactive Nanoparticles in Wounds -- 6.7 Biokinetics of Nanoparticles that Affect Internal Dosimetry -- 6.7.1 Regional Deposition of Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.7.2 Biokinetic Characteristics of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.7.3 Biokinetics Example: Monomeric and Polymeric Plutonium -- 7. Dose Assessment and Medical Management for Individuals Exposed to Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 7.1 Approaches for Dose Assessment -- 7.2 Occupational Exposure and Dose Assessment Scenario: Plutonium Processing Facility -- 7.3 Impact of Radioactive Nanoparticles on Dose Assessment -- 7.4 Impact of Radioactive Nanoparticles on Medical Management Decisions -- 8. Conclusions and Recommendations -- 8.1 Hazard and Exposure Assessment -- 8.1.1 Conclusions -- 8.1.2 Recommendations -- 8.2 Operational Health Physics -- 8.2.1 Conclusions -- 8.2.2 Recommendations -- 8.3 Nanoparticle Issues for Radiation Dosimetry
8.3.1 Conclusions -- 8.3.2 Recommendations -- 8.4 Dose Assessment and Medical Management -- 8.4.1 Conclusions -- 8.4.2 Recommendations -- Appendix A. Radiolabeled Nanoparticles -- A.1 Use of Radionuclides to Characterize and Quantitate Nanoparticle Contents -- A.2 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Biokinetic and Toxicologic Investigations -- A.3 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Diagnostic Medicine -- A.4 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Medical Imaging -- A.5 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Medicine -- A.6 Use of Radiation-Induced Emissions and Hyperthermal Effects from Nanoparticles in Therapeutic Medicine -- Appendix B. Biokinetic Models -- B.1 Fate of Nanoparticles in the Lungs -- B.2 Particle Clearance and Translocation Pathways -- B.3 Exposure and Biokinetics of Ingested Nanoparticles -- B.4 Human and Animal Studies Using Radioactive Nanoparticles -- Appendix C. Key Concepts for Understanding Nanoparticle Aerosol Properties and Behaviors -- C.1 Introduction -- C.2 A Range of Mechanisms Influence Particle Motion and Collection -- C.3 Behavior of Airborne Nanoparticles is Dominated by Brownian Diffusion -- C.4 Particle Volume Equivalent Diameter, Thermodynamic Diameter, and Aerodynamic Equivalent Diameter are Related -- C.5 Particle Size Distributions are Frequently Lognormal -- C.6 Nanoparticles Dominate the Count Distribution -- C.7 Nanoparticles Exist to Some Extent in the Majority of Occupational Aerosols -- C.8 Smaller Particles have a Greater Fraction of Their Atoms at the Particle Surface -- C.9 Number Concentrations of Concern Depend on the Material of Concern -- C.10 Realistic Airborne Particle Number Concentrations can be Limited by Coagulation -- C.11 Smaller Particles are More Difficult to Dislodge from Surfaces than Larger Particles -- Abbreviations, Acronyms and Symbols -- Glossary -- References -- Scientific Committee and Staff
The NCRP -- Officers -- Members -- Distinguished Emeritus Members -- Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures -- Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Addresses -- Thomas S. Tenforde Topical Lectures -- NCRP Publications -- NCRP Reports -- NCRP Commentaries -- Proceedings of the Annual Meeting -- Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures -- Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Addresses -- Thomas S. Tenforde Topical Lectures -- Symposium Proceedings -- NCRP Statements -- Other Documents
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Title page: March 2, 2017
ISBN
9780913392041
9780913392027
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/detail.action?docID=5173434
URL Notes
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Audience
Professional
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Report of the Task Force on Adverse Health Events : Newfoundland and Labrador

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http://www.gov.nl.ca/ahe/report.html

http://www.gov.nl.ca/ahe/AEHealthReport.pdf

Thompson, Robert C. St. John's, NL: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador , 2008. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Report of the Task Force on Adverse Health Events : Newfoundland and Labrador
Author
Thompson, Robert C
Corporate Author
Task Force on Adverse Health Events (N.L.)
Place
St. John's, NL
Publisher
Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Mandatory reporting
Safety Management - methods
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Newfoundland and Labrador
Liability, Legal
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.gov.nl.ca/ahe/report.html
http://www.gov.nl.ca/ahe/AEHealthReport.pdf
Audience
Professional

Safe patient and resident handling : acute and long term care sectors handbook

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Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare in British Columbia (OHSAH). Vancouver, BC: Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare (OHSAH) in British Columbia , 2000. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
HD7260 S128 2000
Title
Safe patient and resident handling : acute and long term care sectors handbook
Corporate Author
Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare in British Columbia (OHSAH)
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Occupational Health and Safety Agency for Healthcare (OHSAH) in British Columbia
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
53 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Subjects
Long-Term Care
Patient Care
Transportation of Patients - methods
Accidents, Occupational - prevention & control
Safety Management - methods
Back Injuries - prevention & control
Practice Guideline
Lifting
Handbooks
British Columbia
ISBN
0968734219
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HD7260 S128 2000
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available
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http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=822

Wachter, Robert M. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Medical , 2008. (Ebook)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL Notes
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Title
Understanding patient safety
Author
Wachter, Robert M
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Medical
Year Published
2008
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Medical Errors - prevention & control
Safety Management - methods
ISBN
9780071482776
0071482776
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=822
URL Notes
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Audience
Professional
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