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Holzmueller CG, Wu AW, Pronovost PJ. J Patient Saf. 2012;8:161-164.
Holzmueller CG ; Wu AW ; Pronovost PJ.A framework for encouraging patient engagement in medical decision making. J Patient Saf. 2012; 8: 161-164
Shared decision making is considered a key element in high-quality care. This article describes a framework to help engage patients and their families in care decisions.
Patients and families as teachers: a mixed methods assessment of a collaborative learning model for medical error disclosure and prevention.
Langer T, Martinez W, Browning DM, Varrin P, Sarnoff Lee B, Bell SK. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016;25:615-625.
The impact of implementation of family-initiated escalation of care for the deteriorating patient in hospital: a systematic review.
Gill FJ, Leslie GD, Marshall AP. Worldviews Evid Based Nurs. 2016;13:303-313.
Patient and Family Engagement in Primary Care: Case Studies.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; September 2016. AHRQ Publication No. 16-0035-2-EF.
Patient and family advisory councils. The Massachusetts experience.
Wachenheim D. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. December 8, 2015.
Transitions of care: engaging patients and families.
Quick Safety. November 30, 2015;(18):1-3.
The Family Caregiver Activation in Transitions (FCAT) tool: a new measure of family caregiver self-efficacy.
Coleman EA, Ground KL, Maul A. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2015;41:502-507.
Communication relating to family members' involvement and understandings about patients' medication management in hospital.
Manias E. Health Expect. 2015;18:850-866.
The wisdom of patients and families: ignore it at our peril.
Donaldson LJ. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015;24:603-604.
Insensible losses: when the medical community forgets the family.
Elias P. Health Aff (Millwood). 2015;34:707-710.
Developing and evaluating the success of a family activated medical emergency team: a quality improvement report.
Brady PW, Zix J, Brilli R, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015;24:203-211.
Family-initiated dialogue about medications during family-centered rounds.
Benjamin JM, Cox ED, Trapskin PJ, et al. Pediatrics. 2015;135:94-101.
Patient- and family-centered care: error disclosure and investigation.
Connor M, Wayman KI, Garcia C, Fischer PR; Consortium for Maximizing Family-Centered Care. Patient Saf Qual Healthc. September/October 2014;11:36,38-40,42.
Family participation during intensive care unit rounds: goals and expectations of parents and health care providers in a tertiary pediatric intensive care unit.
Stickney CA, Ziniel SI, Brett MS, Truog RD. J Pediatr. 2014;165:1245-1251.
Mittal V. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2014;61:663-670.
Parents' perspective on safety in neonatal intensive care: a mixed-methods study.
Lyndon A, Jacobson CH, Fagan KM, Wisner K, Franck LS. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014; 23:902-909.
Parental involvement in the preoperative surgical safety checklist is welcomed by both parents and staff.
Corbally MT, Tierney E. Int J Pediatr. 2014;2014:791490.
Physician attitudes toward family-activated medical emergency teams for hospitalized children.
Paciotti B, Roberts KE, Tibbetts KM, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014;40:187-192.
Safety Is Personal: Partnering With Patients and Families for the Safest Care.
NPSF Lucian Leape Institute Roundtable on Consumer Engagement in Patient Safety. Boston, MA: National Patient Safety Foundation; March 2014.
Promoting engagement by patients and families to reduce adverse events in acute care settings: a systematic review.
Berger Z, Flickinger TE, Pfoh E, Martinez KA, Dy SM. BMJ Qual Saf. 2014;23:548-555.
Guide to Patient and Family Engagement in Hospital Quality and Safety.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; June 2013.
Failure to engage hospitalized elderly patients and their families in advance care planning.
Heyland DK, Barwich D, Pichora D, et al; ACCEPT (Advance Care Planning Evaluation in Elderly Patients) Study Team; Canadian Researchers at the End of Life Network (CARENET). JAMA Intern Med. 2013;173:778-787.
Strategies for improving family engagement during family-centered rounds.
Kelly MM, Xie A, Carayon P, DuBenske LL, Ehlenbach ML, Cox ED. J Hosp Med. 2013;8:201-207.
Patient Engagement and Patient Safety
Saul N. Weingart, MD, PhD
The heart of health care: parents' perspectives on patient safety.
Micalizzi DA, Bismark MM. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2012;59:1233-1246.
Harm to Healing—Partnering with Patients Who Have Been Harmed.
Trew M, Nettleton S, Flemons W. Edmonton, AB, Canada: Canadian Patient Safety Institute; June 2012.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
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