Journal Article

A qualitative study of systemic influences on paramedic decision making: care transitions and patient safety.

O'Hara R, Johnson M, Siriwardena N, et al. Journal of health services research & policy. 2015;20:45-53.

This qualitative study explored decision-making by prehospital emergency providers and the effect these decisions can have on patient safety. The study identified both system-level and individual factors that influence critical decisions.