Clinical Practice Guidelines and Patient Safety – Do Clinical Practice Guidelines play a role in critical incident reporting systems?

A. Sanguino Heinrich, J. Rohe, C. Hahnenkamp & C. Thomeczek
Background: Critical incident reporting systems (CIRS) offer an opportunity to health care professionals to anonymously report and discuss incidents, to learn and to identify pitfalls in healthcare. This approach focuses on the role of guidelines in relation to CIRS. Objectives: The aim of this [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]