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Announcing 2009 Leapfrog top hospitals.
Washington, DC: Leapfrog Group; December 4, 2009.
Does the Leapfrog program help identify high-quality hospitals?
Jha AK, Orav EJ, Ridgway AB, Zheng J, Epstein AM. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2008;34:318-325.
The Leapfrog Group Announces the 2008 Leapfrog Top Hospitals.
Washington, DC: Leapfrog Group; September 24, 2008.
Twenty-four-hour intensivist staffing in teaching hospitals: tensions between safety today and safety tomorrow.
Kerlin MP, Halpern SD. Chest. 2012;141:1315-1320.
The impact of health system membership on patient safety initiatives.
Ford EW, Short JC. Health Care Manage Rev. 2008;33:13-20.
The Leapfrog Hospital Survey.
Washington, DC: Leapfrog Group; 2013.
Physician staffing models and patient safety in the ICU.
Gajic O, Afessa B. Chest. 2009;135:1038-1044.
SPECIAL OR THEME ISSUE
Patient safety and quality in the pediatric intensive care unit.
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2007;8(suppl):S1-S43.
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.
Patient safety in the critical care environment.
Rossi PJ, Edmiston CE Jr. Surg Clin North Am. 2012;92:1369-1386.
Eliminating preventable death at Ascension Health.
Tolchin S, Brush R, Lange P, Bates P, Garbo JJ. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007;33:145-154.
Delay in Initiating Antibiotics Leads to Fatal Error.
Bellini LM. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. February 2004.
Patient-safety and quality initiatives in the intensive-care unit.
Winters B, Dorman T. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2006;19:140-145.
Surgeon-reported conflict with intensivists about postoperative goals of care.
Paul Olson TJ, Brasel KJ, Redmann AJ, Alexander GC, Schwarze ML. JAMA Surg. 2013;148:29-35.
Critical care transition programs and the risk of readmission or death after discharge from an ICU: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Niven DJ, Bastos JF, Stelfox HT. Crit Care Med. 2013 Aug 28; [Epub ahead of print].
In Conversation with…Peter J. Pronovost, MD, PhD
AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. June 2005.
Reducing in-hospital cardiac arrests and hospital mortality by introducing a medical emergency team.
Konrad D, Jäderling G, Bell M, Granath F, Ekbom A, Martling CR. Intensive Care Med. 2010;36:100-106.
A clinical nurse specialist intervention to facilitate safe transfer from ICU.
St-Louis L, Brault D. Clin Nurse Spec. 2011;25:321-326.
Impact of an intensivist-led multidisciplinary extended rapid response team on hospital-wide cardiopulmonary arrests and mortality.
Al-Qahtani S, Al-Dorzi HM, Tamim HM, et al. Crit Care Med. 2013;41:506-517.
Intensivists: an Rx for the ICU?
Meyers S. Trustee. March 2006;59:29-30.
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