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Teamwork in the operating room: frontline perspectives among hospitals and operating room personnel.
Sexton JB, Makary MA, Tersigni AR, et al. Anesthesiology. 2006;105:877-884.
Attitudes to teamwork and safety in the operating theatre.
Flin R, Yule S, McKenzie L, Paterson-Brown S, Maran N. Surgeon. June 2006;4:145-151.
Integrating CUSP and TRIP to improve patient safety.
Romig M, Goeschel C, Pronovost P, Berenholtz SM. Hosp Pract (Minneap). 2010;38:114-121.
Errors and the burden of errors: attitudes, perceptions, and the culture of safety in pediatric cardiac surgical teams.
Bognár A, Barach P, Johnson JK, et al. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008;85:1374-1381.
Development of a rating system for surgeons' non-technical skills.
Yule S, Flin R, Paterson-Brown S, Maran N, Rowley D. Med Educ. 2006;40:1098-1104.
Patient safety in surgery.
Makary MA, Sexton JB, Freischlag JA, et al. Ann Surg. 2006;243:628-635.
The Safety Attitudes Questionnaire: psychometric properties, benchmarking data, and emerging research.
Sexton JB, Helmreich RL, Neilands TB, et al. BMC Health Serv Res. 2006;6:44.
National Surgical Quality Improvement Program.
American College of Surgeons.
Environmental Safety in the OR.
Linkin DR, Lautenbach E. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. February 2004.
Making Strides in Safety.
Chicago, IL: American Medical Association.
Hospitals collaborate to prevent wrong-site surgery.
Pelczarski KM, Braun PA, Young E. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. Sept/Oct 2010;7:20-22,25-26.
5 sure-fire methods: complying with NPSG.03.04.01.
Joint Commission: The Source. January 2012;10:5-6.
Patient Safety Authority Annual Reports.
Harrisburg, PA: Patient Safety Authority; April 2013.
Validity of selected AHRQ Patient Safety Indicators based on VA National Surgical Quality Improvement program data.
Romano PS, Mull HJ, Rivard PE, et al. Health Serv Res. 2009;44:182-204.
Rockville, MD: U.S. Pharmacopeia; 2011.
Improving America's Hospitals: The Joint Commission's Annual Report on Quality and Safety 2009.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: The Joint Commission; January 2010.
Survey on Patient Safety Culture Database: Overview.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2006.
Patient Safety in Canada: An Update.
Ottawa, ON, Canada: Canadian Institute for Health Information; August 14, 2007.
Solutions for Patient Safety.
Ohio Business Roundtable. 41 S. High Street, Suite 2240, Columbus, OH, 43215.
Empowered to improve.
Gardner E. Mod Healthc. May 18, 2009;39:28-31.
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