The Safer Patients Initiative: the UK experience of attempting to improve safe clinical care

Peter J Shirley
Med J Aust 2008; 189 (7): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2008.tb02101.x
Published online: 6 October 2008

To the Editor: The study by Nichols and colleagues1 and the associated editorial by Hughes2 struck a chord of familiarity for me, as patient safety issues are currently high on the political agenda in the United Kingdom.

  • Peter J Shirley

  • Royal London Hospital, London, UK.


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