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Cabral RA, Eggenberger T, Keller K, Gallison BS, Newman D. AORN J. 2016;104:206-216.
Cabral RA ; Eggenberger T ; Keller K; et al. Use of a surgical safety checklist to improve team communication. AORN J. 2016; 104: 206-216
Surgical team communication is an important element of safe care. This project report describes how one hospital implemented a checklist program that utilized time outs and debriefings to support transparency and improve surgical teamwork behaviors.
Enhanced time out: an improved communication process.
Nelson PE. AORN J. 2017;105:564-570.
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.
Implementing delivery room checklists and communication standards in a multi-neonatal ICU quality improvement collaborative.
Bennett SC, Finer N, Halamek LP, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2016;42:369-376.
Guideline for prevention of retained surgical items.
Putnam K. AORN J. 2015;102:P11-P13.
Patient safety in the OR.
Stempniak M. Hosp Health Netw. 2012 Oct;86:8 p following 40.
Use of the WHO surgical safety checklist in trauma and orthopaedic patients.
Sewell M, Adebibe M, Jayakumar P, et al. Int Orthop. 2011;35:897-901.
Interruptions and distractions in healthcare: review and reappraisal.
Rivera-Rodriguez AJ, Karsh BT. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:304-312.
Adequacy of hospital discharge summaries in documenting tests with pending results and outpatient follow-up providers.
Were MC, Li X, Kesterson J, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2009;24:1002-1006.
Silence, power and communication in the operating room.
Gardezi F, Lingard L, Espin S, Whyte S, Orser B, Baker GR. J Adv Nurs. 2009;65:1390-1399.
Healthcare 411: medication safety toolkit.
Bethesda, MD; Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. February 25, 2009.
A practical framework for patient care teams to prospectively identify and mitigate clinical hazards.
Herzer KR, Rodriguez-Paz JM, Doyle PA, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2009;35:72-81.
Interruptions and distractions: workflow intrusions at a level-one trauma center.
Brixey JJ, Robinson DJ, Zhang J, Turley JP. Focus Patient Saf. 2008;11:3-4,5.
Error reduction through team leadership: applying aviation's CRM model in the OR.
Healy GB, Barker J, Madonna G. Bull Am Coll Surg. February 2006;91:10-15.
Communicating Critical Test Results.
Burlington, MA: Massachusetts Coalition for the Prevention of Medical Errors; 2003.
Debriefing for Clinical Learning
TeamSTEPPS Master Training Course.
Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality. October 31-November 1, 2017; Constellation Energy Building, Baltimore, MD.
Night-time communication at Stanford University Hospital: perceptions, reality and solutions.
Sun AJ, Wang L, Go M, Eggers Z, Deng R, Maggio P, Shieh L. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017 Oct 21; [Epub ahead of print]
A communication training program to encourage speaking-up behavior in surgical oncology.
D'Agostino TA, Bialer PA, Walters CB, Killen AR, Sigurdsson HO, Parker PA. AORN J. 2017;106:295-305.
The effectiveness of assertiveness communication training programs for healthcare professionals and students: a systematic review.
Omura M, Maguire J, Levett-Jones T, Stone TE. Int J Nurs Stud. 2017;76:120-128.
The role of South–North partnerships in promoting shared learning and knowledge transfer.
Basu L, Pronovost P, Molello NE, Syed SB, Wu AW. Global Health. 2017;13:64.
Children's hospitals' solutions for patient safety collaborative impact on hospital-acquired harm.
Lyren A, Brilli RJ, Zieker K, Marino M, Muething S, Sharek PJ. Pediatrics. 2017;140:20163494.
Inpatients notes: sensemaking—fostering a shared understanding in clinical teams.
Leykum LK, O'Leary K. Ann Intern Med. 2017;167:HO2-HO3.
An ethnographic study of health information technology use in three intensive care units.
Leslie M, Paradis E, Gropper MA, Kitto S, Reeves S, Pronovost P. Health Serv Res. 2017;52:1330-1348.
Team-based care: the changing face of cardiothoracic surgery.
Crawford TC, Conte JV, Sanchez JA. Surg Clin North Am. 2017;97:801-810.
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.
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