Assessing bias in patient safety reporting by physician gender, race, ethnicity, faculty rank

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About The Study: This study of 401 patient safety reports examined whether there is bias in how events are reported based on the race and ethnicity, gender or faculty rank of the physician who is the subject of the event report.

Authors: Elan Burton, M.D., M.H.A., of the Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, California, is the corresponding author.

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