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Interventions to reduce adverse events impact on health care (II)

Date: 
Thursday 20 October 2011 - 09:00 - 10:30
Location: 
Auditorium

As the former one, this session also aims to highlight the highly relevant work on patient safety. Challenges will be presented and contributions made from Cochrane, and more general Evidence-based health care, perspectives will be highlighted as well as directions for future developments.

Chairs:

  • Yolanda  Agra,  Agencia  de  Calidad  del  Sistema Nacional  de  Salud,  MSPSI,  Spain
  • Amanda  Burls,  Department  of  Primary Health Care-Oxford University, UK.

 

Speakers:

  • Integration of a safety program based on controlling health care related infeccions in Spanish ICUs.
    Mercedes Palomar, Technical Committee of SEMICYUC, Spain.
  • How to incorporate non-randomized studies in Cochrane Reviews of patient safety.
    George Wells, Non-randomized Studies Cochrane Methods Group, Canada.
  • Handwashing in Primary Health Care. Collaborative project WHO-MSPSI.
    Benedetta Allegranzi, WHO Patient Safety Programme, Switzerland.
  • Knowledge translation in patient safety.
    Ivan Solà, Iberoamerican Cochrane Centre, Spain.