Journal Article
Review

Impact of the communication and patient hand-off tool SBAR on patient safety: a systematic review.

Müller M; Jürgens J; Redaèlli M; Klingberg K; Hautz WE; Stock S.

Standardized handoff tools are increasingly implemented to improve communication between health care providers. Although this systematic review identified several studies supporting the use of SBAR as a communication tool to improve patient safety, the authors suggest the evidence is moderate and that further research is needed.