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How-to Guide: Multidisciplinary Rounds.
Cambridge, MA: Institute for Healthcare Improvement; February 2010.
Using four-phased unit-based patient safety walkrounds to uncover correctable system flaws.
Taylor AM, Chuo J, Figueroa-Altmann A, DiTaranto S, Shaw KN. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013;39:396-403.
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.
Integrating CUSP and TRIP to improve patient safety.
Romig M, Goeschel C, Pronovost P, Berenholtz SM. Hosp Pract (Minneap). 2010;38:114-121.
Developing a medical emergency team running sheet to improve clinical handoff and documentation.
Mardegan K, Heland M, Whitelock T, Millar R, Jones D. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013;39:570-575.
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.
Medical emergency team calls in the radiology department: patient characteristics and outcomes.
Ott LK, Pinsky MR, Hoffman LA, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;21:509-518.
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.
Using crew resource management and a 'read-and-do checklist' to reduce failure-to-rescue events on a step-down unit.
Young-Xu Y, Fore AM, Metcalf A, Payne K, Neily J, Sculli GL. Am J Nurs. 2013;113:51-57.
High-performance teams and the physician leader: an overview.
Majmudar A, Jain AK, Chaudry J, Schwartz RW. J Surg Educ. 2010;67:205-209.
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.
Assessing and improving safety climate in a large cohort of intensive care units.
Sexton JB, Berenholtz SM, Goeschel CA, et al. Crit Care Med. 2011;39:934-939.
Rapid response systems: identification and management of the "prearrest state."
McCurdy MT, Wood SL. Emerg Med Clin North Am. 2012;30:141-152.
A practical guide to Failure Mode and Effects Analysis in health care: making the most of the team and its meetings.
Ashley L, Armitage G, Neary M, Hollingsworth G. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010;36:351-358.
Pediatric rapid response teams in the academic medical center.
Mistry KP, Turi J, Hueckel R, Mericle JM, Meliones JN. Clin Ped Emerg Med. 2006;7:241-247.
Tennessee Center for Patient Safety.
Nurse decision making in the prearrest period.
Gazarian PK, Henneman EA, Chandler GE. Clin Nurs Res. 2010;19:21-37.
Use of medical emergency team responses to reduce hospital cardiopulmonary arrests.
DeVita MA, Braithwaite RS, Mahidhara R, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2004;13:251-254.
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