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ready International Classification for Patient Safety

Abbreviation: ICPS

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A standardized classification for key patient safety concepts was considered a solution to share learning across health-care systems and to define, harmonize and group patient safety concepts in a way that might be conducive to learning and improving patient safety across time and borders.

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Towards an International Classification for Patient Safety: the conceptual framework.

Sherman H,Castro G,Fletcher M,Hatlie M,Hibbert P,Jakob R,Koss R,Lewalle P,Loeb J,Perneger T,Runciman W,Thomson R,Van Der Schaaf T,Virtanen M
Int J Qual Health Care 2009

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