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A hospital races to learn lessons of Ferrari pit stop.
Naik G. Wall Street Journal. November 14, 2006:A1. [reprinted on Post-gazette.com].
Pediatric patient safety in the prehospital/emergency department setting.
Barata IA, Benjamin LS, Mace SE, Herman MI, Goldman RD. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2007;23:412-418.
Pediatric patient safety in emergency departments: unit characteristics and staff perceptions.
Shaw KN, Ruddy RM, Olsen CS, et al; Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network. Pediatrics. 2009;124:485-493.
Patient Safety in Emergency Medicine.
Croskerry P, Cosby KS, Schenkel SM, Wears RL, eds. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2009. ISBN: 9780781777278.
The Emergency Medical Services Safety Attitudes Questionnaire.
Patterson PD, Huang DT, Fairbanks RJ, Wang HE. Am J Med Qual. 2010;25:109-115.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Safety in EMS.
Brice JH, Patterson PD, eds. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2012;16:1-108.
Teamwork errors in trauma resuscitation.
Sarcevic A, Marsic I, Burd RS. ACM Trans Comput Hum Interact. 2012;19:13:1-13:30.
The relationship between patients' perceptions of team effectiveness and their care experience in the emergency department.
Kipnis A, Rhodes KV, Burchill CN, Datner E. J Emerg Med. 2013;45:731-738.
Incidence and impact of physician and nurse disruptive behaviors in the emergency department.
Rosenstein AH, Naylor B. J Emerg Med. 2012;43:139-148.
ED revamp: team approach to care reduces errors, boosts patient and clinician satisfaction.
ED Manag. 2011;23:78-80.
A multidisciplinary approach to adverse drug events in pediatric trauma patients in an adult trauma center.
Kalina M, Tinkoff G, Gleason W, Veneri P, Fulda G. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009;25:444-446.
Shapiro MJ. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. February 2004.
The potential for improved teamwork to reduce medical errors in the emergency department.
Risser DT, Rice MM, Salisbury ML, Simon R, Jay GD, Berns SD. Ann Emerg Med. 1999;34:373-383.
Error reduction and performance improvement in the emergency department through formal teamwork training: evaluation results of the MedTeams project.
Morey JC, Simon R, Jay GD, et al. Health Serv Res. 2002;37:1553-1581.
Creating an integrated patient safety team.
Gandhi TK, Graydon-Baker E, Barnes JN, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Saf. 2003;29:383-390.
Introduction of the medical emergency team (MET) system: a cluster-randomised controlled trial.
MERIT study investigators. Lancet. 2005;365:2091-2097.
Have you M.E.T. the future of better patient safety?
Larson L. Trustee. September 2005;58:6-10.
An interview with Lucian Leape.
Leape LL. Jt Comm J Qual Saf. 2004;30:653-658.
Aviation's gift to health care.
Nance JJ. ABC News. November 16, 2005.
What whiteboards in a trauma center operating suite can teach us about emergency department communication.
Xiao Y, Schenkel S, Faraj S, Mackenzie CF, Moss J. Ann Emerg Med. 2007;50:387-95.
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