Resources Related to Diagnostic Errors

AHRQ Views blogs:

New Coalition Broadens Efforts to Reduce Diagnostic Errors, September 2015

New Report Outlines Goals and Recommendations to Reduce Diagnostic Errors, September 2015


AHRQ’s Patient Safety Network (PSNet):

Patient Safety Primer: Diagnostic Errors, August 2014

Perspectives on Safety: Diagnostic Errors in Medicine: What Do Doctors and Umpires Have in Common?, February 2007

Perspectives on Safety: Diagnostic Errors, March 2015


Institute of Medicine (IOM) report

Improving Diagnosis in Health Care, September 2015


BMJ Quality & Safety, AHRQ-supported special supplement

Diagnostic Error in Medicine, October 2013 (open access)

Page last reviewed December 2017
Page originally created March 2016
Internet Citation: Resources Related to Diagnostic Errors. Content last reviewed December 2017. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.
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