Issue № 1 | 2019 (35)
The article is a systematic review of the research devoted to the study of epidemiology, mechanisms of adverse events associated with the provision of medical care, as well as the principles of patient safety management. The meta-analysis allowed to establish that cases of harm in the provision of medical care (adverse events) are recorded in 10.6% of patients. At the heart of the development of adverse events are systemic causes – latent threats, the management of which is the basis of the modern strategy of ensuring the safety of medical care.
medical care; patient safety; adverse events; latent threats, active threats, incident; unexpected death.
Voskanyan Yu.E., Shikina I.B. Health Care Safety Management in Modern Health Care. Medical Technologies. Assessment and Choice. 2019; 1(35): 18–31.