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How-to Guide: Multidisciplinary Rounds.
Cambridge, MA: Institute for Healthcare Improvement; February 2010.
Assessing and improving safety culture throughout an academic medical centre: a prospective cohort study.
Paine LA, Rosenstein BJ, Sexton JB, Kent P, Holzmueller CG, Pronovost PJ. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:547-554.
Medical emergency team calls in the radiology department: patient characteristics and outcomes.
Ott LK, Pinsky MR, Hoffman LA, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012 Mar 2; [Epup ahead of print].
Differences in outcomes between ICU attending and senior resident physician led medical emergency team responses.
Morris DS, Schweickert W, Holena D, et al. Resuscitation. 2012;83:1434-1437.
A multifaceted approach to improve patient safety, prevent medical errors and resolve the professional liability crisis.
Weinstein L. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2006;194:1160-1165; discussion 1165-1167.
Rapid response teams: qualitative analysis of their effectiveness.
Leach LS, Mayo AM. Am J Crit Care. 2013;22:198-210.
Ten years after the IOM report: engaging residents in quality and patient safety by creating a house staff quality council.
Fleischut PM, Evans AS, Nugent WC, et al. Am J Med Qual. 2011;26:89-94.
Integrating CUSP and TRIP to improve patient safety.
Romig M, Goeschel C, Pronovost P, Berenholtz SM. Hosp Pract (Minneap). 2010;38:114-121.
Rapid response systems: identification and management of the "prearrest state."
McCurdy MT, Wood SL. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2012;30:141-152.
Attitudes and barriers to a medical emergency team system at a tertiary paediatric hospital.
Azzopardi P, Kinney S, Moulden A, Tibballs J. Resuscitation. 2011;82:167-174.
Sustained effectiveness of a primary-team-based rapid response system.
Howell MD, Ngo L, Folcarelli P, et al. Crit Care Med. 2012;40:2562-2568.
Safety huddles in the PACU: when a patient self-medicates.
Setaro J, Connolly M. J Perianesth Nurs. 2011;26:96-102.
The effect of multidisciplinary care teams on intensive care unit mortality.
Kim MM, Barnato AE, Angus DC, Fleisher LF, Kahn JM. Arch Intern Med. 2010;170:369-376.
Michigan Health & Hospital Association Keystone Obstetrics: a statewide collaborative for perinatal patient safety in Michigan.
Simpson KR, Knox GE, Martin M, George C, Watson SR. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:544-551.
The use of medical emergency teams in medical and surgical patients: impact of patient, nurse and organisational characteristics.
Schmid-Mazzoccoli A, Hoffman LA, Wolf GA, Happ MB, Devita MA. Qual Saf Health Care. 2008;17:377-381.
Conscious sedation on a general ward: the MET and clinical governance.
Warrillow S, Bellomo R, Jones D. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:112-117.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Patient Safety in Pediatric Emergency Medicine.
Frush KS, Hohenhaus SM, eds. Clin Ped Emerg Med. 2006;7:213-277.
ED revamp: team approach to care reduces errors, boosts patient and clinician satisfaction.
ED Manag. 2011;23:78-80.
To reduce risks, hospitals enlist 'proceduralists.'
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. July 11, 2007:D1.
Improving patient safety: patient-focused, high-reliability team training.
McKeon LM, Cunningham PD, Detty Oswaks JS. J Nurs Care Qual. 2009;24:76-82.
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