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Arora KS, Shields LE, Grobman WA, D'Alton ME, Lappen JR, Mercer BM. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016;214:444-451.
Arora KS ; Shields LE ; Grobman WA; et al. Triggers, bundles, protocols, and checklists—what every maternal care provider needs to know. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016; 214: 444-451
Obstetric care is recognized as a high-risk activity both for the mother and the infant. This review discusses several key methods to improve safety in maternal care, including checklists and trigger tools, and provides information for clinicians to implement these strategies.
Improving team performance during the preprocedure time-out in pediatric interventional radiology.
Gottumukkala R, Street M, Fitzpatrick M, Tatineny P, Duncan JR. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012;38:387-394.
Development of a trigger tool to identify adverse events and no-harm incidents that affect patients admitted to home healthcare.
Lindblad M, Schildmeijer K, Nilsson L, Ekstedt M, Unbeck M. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017 Sep 29; [Epub ahead of print].
Providing feedback following Leadership WalkRounds is associated with better patient safety culture, higher employee engagement and lower burnout.
Sexton JB, Adair KC, Leonard MW, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017 Oct 9; [Epub ahead of print].
The impact of checklists on inpatient safety outcomes: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.
Boyd JM, Wu G, Stelfox HT. J Hosp Med. 2017;12:675-682.
More than a tick box: medical checklist development, design, and use.
Burian BK, Clebone A, Dismukes K, Ruskin KJ. Anesth Analg. 2017 Jul 28; [Epub ahead of print].
Performance of a trigger tool for identifying adverse events in oncology.
Lipitz-Snyderman A, Classen D, Pfister D, et al. J Oncol Pract. 2017;13:e223-e230.
Development of a trigger tool to identify adverse drug events in elderly patients with multimorbidity.
Toscano Guzmán MD, Galván Banqueri M, Otero MJ, Alfaro Lara ER, Casajus Lagranja P, Santos Ramos B. J Patient Saf. 2017 Jun 14; [Epub ahead of print].
Mobilising or standing still? A narrative review of Surgical Safety Checklist knowledge as developed in 25 highly cited papers from 2009 to 2016.
Mitchell B, Cristancho S, Nyhof BB, Lingard LA. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26:837-844.
Enhanced time out: an improved communication process.
Nelson PE. AORN J. 2017;105:564-570.
The development and implementation of checklists in obstetrics.
Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Bernstein PS, Combs CA, Shields LE, Clark SL, Eppes CS; SMFM Patient Safety and Quality Committee. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017;217:B2-B6.
Narrative feedback from OR personnel about the safety of their surgical practice before and after a surgical safety checklist intervention.
Alidina S, Hur HC, Berry WR, et al. Int J Qual Health Care. 2017;29:461-469.
Does a checklist reduce the number of errors made in nurse-assembled discharge prescriptions?
Byrne C, Sierra H, Tolhurst R. Br J Nurs. 2017;26:464-467.
Introductions during time-outs: do surgical team members know one another's names?
Birnbach DJ, Rosen LF, Fitzpatrick M, Paige JT, Arheart KL. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017;43:284-288.
Mortality trends after a voluntary checklist-based surgical safety collaborative.
Haynes AB, Edmondson L, Lipsitz SR, et al. Ann Surg. 2017 Apr 6; [Epub ahead of print].
A systematic review of measurement tools for the proactive assessment of patient safety in general practice.
Lydon S, Cupples ME, Murphy AW, Hart N, O'Connor P. J Patient Saf. 2017 Apr 4; [Epub ahead of print].
Flying lessons for clinicians: developing system 2 practice.
Gregoire JN, Alfes CM, Reimer AP, Terhaar MF. Air Med J. 2017;36:135-137.
Design and reliability of a specific instrument to evaluate patient safety for patients with acute myocardial infarction treated in a predefined care track: a retrospective patient record review study in a single tertiary hospital in the Netherlands.
Eindhoven DC, Borleffs CJW, Dietz MF, Schalij MJ, Brouwers C, de Bruijne MC. BMJ Open. 2017;7:e014360.
Pediatric prehospital medication dosing errors: a national survey of paramedics.
Hoyle JD Jr, Crowe RP, Bentley MA, Beltran G, Fales W. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2017;21:185-191.
The CARE approach to reducing diagnostic errors.
Rush JL, Helms SE, Mostow EN. Int J Dermatol. 2017;56:669-673.
Development of a trigger tool to identify adverse events and harm in emergency medical services.
Howard IL, Bowen JM, Al Shaikh LAH, Mate KS, Owen RC, Williams DM. Emerg Med J. 2017;34:391-397.
Management of a patient with a latex allergy.
Minami CA, Barnard C, Bilimoria KY. JAMA. 2017;317:309-310.
The development and implementation of cognitive aids for critical events in pediatric anesthesia: the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Critical Events Checklists.
Clebone A, Burian BK, Watkins SC, Gálvez JA, Lockman JL, Heitmiller ES; Members of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Quality and Safety Committee. Anesth Analg. 2017;124:900-907.
Impact of the Opioid Safety Initiative on opioid-related prescribing in veterans.
Lin LA, Bohnert AS, Kerns RD, Clay MA, Ganoczy D, Ilgen MA. Pain. 2017;158:833-839.
Time-out and checklists: a survey of rural and urban operating room personnel.
Lyons VE, Popejoy LL. J Nurs Care Qual. 2017;32:E3-E10.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
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