Journal Article

Implementing SBAR across a large multihospital health system.

Compton J, Copeland K, Flanders S, et al. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety. 2012;38:261-8.

In this study, implementation of system-wide training and adoption of the structured communication tool SBAR were associated with challenges in uptake and physician education. However, in situations where SBAR was used correctly, physicians were more likely to be able to make clinical decisions.