Issue Brief 16
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20857
Contract Number HHSP233201500022I/75P00119F37006
Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness and Safety (IQuESt),
Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Baylor College of Medicine,
Sundas Khan, M.D.
Rosann Cholankeril, M.D.
Jennifer Sloane, Ph.D.
Alexis Offner, M.P.H.
Andrea Bradford, Ph.D.
Roni Matin, Ph.D.
Umber Shahid, Dr.P.H.
Hardeep Singh, M.D., M.P.H.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston,
Dean F. Sittig, Ph.D.
Xavier Roshitha Ramisetty, B.D.S.
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Suggested citation: Khan S, Cholankeril R, Sloane J, Offner A, Sittig DF, Bradford A, Matin R, Shahid U, Ramisetty XR, Singh H. Current State of Diagnostic Safety: Implications for Research, Practice, and Policy. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; January 2024. Publication No. 24-0010-1-EF.