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  • Online publication date: November 2017

7 - Quality, Legal, and Risk Management Considerations: Ensuring Program Excellence

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Karamnov, S, Sarkisian, N, Grammer, R, Gross, WL, Urman, RD. Analysis of adverse events associated with adult moderate procedural sedation outside the operating room. J Patient Saf. 2014 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print].
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Ranum, D, Ma H, Shapiro FE, Chang B, Urman RD. Analysis of patient injury based on anesthesiology closed claims data from a major malpractice insurer. J Healthc Risk Manag. 2014;34(2):31–42.
Caperelli-White, L, Urman, RD. Developing a moderate sedation policy: essential elements and evidence-based considerations. AORN J. 2014 Mar;99(3):416–30. doi: 10.1016/j.aorn.2013.09.015.
Karamnov, S, Sarkisian, N, Grammer, R, Gross, WL, Urman, RD. Analysis of adverse events associated with adult moderate procedural sedation outside the operating room. J Patient Saf. 2014 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print].
Pisansky, AJ, Beutler, SS, Urman, RD. Education and training for nonanesthesia providers performing deep sedation. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2016 Aug;29(4):499505. doi: 10.1097/ACO.0000000000000342.
Ranum, D, Ma H, Shapiro FE, Chang B, Urman RD. Analysis of patient injury based on anesthesiology closed claims data from a major malpractice insurer. J Healthc Risk Manag. 2014;34(2):31–42.