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Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Jt Comm Resources; 2010. ISBN: 9781599404066.
This publication provides strategies for organizations to utilize the Failure Mode and Effects Analysis in response to Joint Commission standards for proactive risk assessment.
Preventing blood transfusion failures: FMEA, an effective assessment method.
Najafpour Z, Hasoumi M, Behzadi F, Mohamadi E, Jafary M, Saeedi M. BMC Health Serv Res. 2017;17:453.
Using prospective risk analysis tools to improve safety in pharmacy settings: a systematic review and critical appraisal.
Stojkovic T, Marinkovic V, Manser T. J Patient Saf. 2017 Jun 29; [Epub ahead of print].
A review of healthcare failure mode and effects analysis (HFMEA) in radiotherapy.
Giardina M, Cantone MC, Tomarchio E, Veronese I. Health Phys. 2016;111:317-326.
Use of failure mode and effects analysis to improve emergency department handoff processes.
Sorrentino P. Clin Nurse Spec. 2016;30:28-37.
Where are my instruments? Hazards in delivery of surgical instruments.
Guédon ACP, Wauben LSGL, van der Eijk AC, et al. Surg Endosc. 2016;30:2728-2735.
Application of failure mode effect analysis to improve the care of septic patients admitted through the emergency department.
Alamry A, Al Owais SM, Marini AM, Al-Dorzi H, Alsolamy S, Arabi Y. J Patient Saf. 2017;13:76-81.
The role of failure mode and effects analysis in health care.
Fibuch E, Ahmed A. Physician Exec. Jul-Aug 2014;40:28-32.
Escalation of care in surgery: a systematic risk assessment to prevent avoidable harm in hospitalized patients.
Johnston M, Arora S, Anderson O, King D, Behar N, Darzi A. Ann Surg. 2015;261:831-838.
Risks in the implementation and use of smart pumps in a pediatric intensive care unit: application of the failure mode and effects analysis.
Manrique-Rodríguez S, Sánchez-Galindo AC, López-Herce J, et al. Int J Technol Assess Health Care. 2014;30:210-217.
Augmenting health care failure modes and effects analysis with simulation.
Nielsen DS, Dieckmann P, Mohr M, Mitchell AU, Østergaard D. Simul Healthc. 2014;9:48-55.
Health care failure mode and effect analysis to reduce NICU line–associated bloodstream infections.
Chandonnet CJ, Kahlon PS, Rachh P, et al. Pediatrics. 2013;131:e1961-e1969.
Failure mode and effects analysis outputs: are they valid?
Shebl NA, Franklin BD, Barber N. BMC Health Serv Res. 2012;12:150.
A systematic proactive risk assessment of hazards in surgical wards: a quantitative study.
Anderson O, Brodie A, Vincent CA, Hanna GB. Ann Surg. 2012;255:1086-1092.
Failure mode and effects analysis: too little for too much?
Franklin BD, Shebl NA, Barber N. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;21:607-611.
The AMÉLIE project: failure mode, effects and criticality analysis: a model to evaluate the nurse medication administration process on the floor.
Nguyen C, Côté J, Lebel D, et al. J Eval Clin Pract. 2013;19:192-199.
Key performance outcomes of patient safety curricula: root cause analysis, failure mode and effects analysis, and structured communications skills.
Fassett WE. Am J Pharm Educ. 2011;75:164.
Safety strategies in an academic radiation oncology department and recommendations for action.
Terezakis SA, Pronovost P, Harris K, Deweese T, Ford E. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2011;37:291-299.
Making FMEA work for you.
Reams J. Nurs Manage. 2011;42:18-20.
Utilising improvement science methods to optimise medication reconciliation.
White CM, Schoettker PJ, Conway PH, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:372-380.
Failure mode and effects analysis: an empirical comparison of failure mode scoring procedures.
Ashley L, Armitage G. J Patient Saf. 2010;6:210-215.
Application of failure mode and effect analysis in a radiology department.
Thornton E, Brook OR, Mendiratta-Lala M, Hallett DT, Kruskal JB. Radiographics. 2011;31:281-293.
A proactive risk avoidance system using failure mode and effects analysis for "same-name" physician orders.
Tarpey K, Schaaf E, Lakhani U, Balcitis J. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010;36:461-467.
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.
Risk and Event Assessment.
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010;36:348-385.
A systematic quantitative assessment of risks associated with poor communication in surgical care.
Nagpal K, Vats A, Ahmed K, et al. Arch Surg. 2010;145:582-588.
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