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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.
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 Jun 3; [Epub ahead of print].
Enhanced time out: an improved communication process.
Nelson PE. AORN J. 2017;105:564-570.
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.
Management of a patient with a latex allergy.
Minami CA, Barnard C, Bilimoria KY. JAMA. 2017;317:309-310.
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.
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.
Understanding interrater reliability and validity of risk assessment tools used to predict adverse clinical events.
Siedlecki SL, Albert NM. Clin Nurse Spec. 2017;31:23-29.
Use and implementation of standard operating procedures and checklists in prehospital emergency medicine: a literature review.
Chen C, Kan T, Li S, Qiu C, Gui L. Am J Emerg Med. 2016;34:2432-2439.
Adverse event and error of unexpected life-threatening events within 24h of emergency department admission.
Zhang E, Hung SC, Wu CH, Chen LL, Tsai MT, Lee WH. Am J Emerg Med. 2017;35:479-483.
An investigation of diagnostic accuracy and confidence associated with diagnostic checklists as well as gender biases in relation to mental disorders.
Cwik JC, Papen F, Lemke JE, Margraf J. Front Psychol. 2016;7:1813.
Zero tolerance for deadly hospital-acquired infections.
Levine H. Consum Rep. 2017 Jan;82:32-40.
The impact of critical event checklists on medical management and teamwork during simulated crises in a surgical daycare facility.
Everett TC, Morgan PJ, Brydges R, et al. Anaesthesia. 2017;72:350-358.
Implementation of the World Health Organization Trauma Care Checklist Program in 11 centers across multiple economic strata: effect on care process measures.
Lashoher A, Schneider EB, Juillard C, et al. World J Surg. 2017;41:954-962.
Implementation science: a neglected opportunity to accelerate improvements in the safety and quality of surgical care.
Hull L, Athanasiou T, Russ S. Ann Surg. 2016 Oct 4; [Epub ahead of print].
Checking the lists: a systematic review of electronic checklist use in health care.
Kramer HS, Drews FA. J Biomed Inform. 2016 Sep 10; [Epub ahead of print].
Is communication improved with the implementation of an obstetrical version of the World Health Organization safe surgery checklist?
Govindappagari S, Guardado A, Goffman D, et al. J Patient Saf. 2016 Sep 8; [Epub ahead of print].
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
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