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WHO Draft Guidelines for Adverse Event Reporting and Learning Systems - From information to action

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Abstract: 
These draft guidelines are a contribution to the Forward Programme 2005 of the World Alliance for Patient Safety. The guidelines introduce patient safety reporting with a view to helping countries develop or improve reporting and learning systems in order to improve the safety of patient care. Ultimately, it is the action we take in response to reporting – not reporting itself – that leads to change
Authors: 
World Health Organization (WHO)
Category: 
Control
Prevention