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Swensen SJ, Shanafelt T. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017 Feb 27; [Epub ahead of print].
Swensen SJ ; Shanafelt T.An organizational framework to reduce professional burnout and bring back joy in practice. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017 Feb 27; [Epub ahead of print]
Burnout among health care workers is common, and it can have negative impacts on patient safety. This commentary describes aspirational and practical strategies that leaders can utilize to address burnout at the organizational and individual levels.
Promoting Professionalism: Addressing Behaviors That Undermine a Culture of Safety.
Vanderbilt Center for Patient and Professional Advocacy. June 16–17, 2017; Loews Chicago Downtown Hotel, Chicago, IL.
Cost–benefit analysis of a support program for nursing staff.
Moran D, Wu AW, Connors C, et al. J Patient Saf. 2017 Apr 27; [Epub ahead of print].
Development of a research agenda to identify evidence-based strategies to improve physician wellness and reduce burnout.
Dyrbye LN, Trockel M, Frank E, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Apr 18; [Epub ahead of print].
Barriers and facilitators of adverse event reporting by adolescent patients and their families.
Sawhney PN, Davis LS, Daraiseh NM, Belle L, Walsh KE. J Patient Saf. 2017 Mar 7; [Epub ahead of print].
Evaluating situation awareness: an integrative review.
Orique SB, Despins L. West J Nurs Res. 2017 Mar 1; [Epub ahead of print].
Improving our understanding of multi-tasking in healthcare: drawing together the cognitive psychology and healthcare literature.
Douglas HE, Raban MZ, Walter SR, Westbrook JI. Appl Ergon. 2017;59:45-55.
Emergency medical services responders' perceptions of the effect of stress and anxiety on patient safety in the out-of-hospital emergency care of children: a qualitative study.
Guise JM, Hansen M, O'Brien K, et al. BMJ Open. 2017;7:e014057.
NAM Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience.
Washington, DC: National Academy of Medicine.
Addressing physician burnout: the way forward.
Shanafelt TD, Dyrbye LN, West CP. JAMA. 2017;317:901-902.
Bias in the ER. Doctors suffer from the same cognitive distortions as the rest of us.
Lewis M. Nautilus. February 9, 2017.
Feeling unsafe in the healthcare setting: patients' perspectives.
Kenward L, Whiffin C, Spalek B. Br J Nurs. 2017;26:143-149.
Burnout mediates the association between depression and patient safety perceptions: a cross-sectional study in hospital nurses.
Johnson J, Louch G, Dunning A, et al. J Adv Nurs. 2017 Jan 10; [Epub ahead of print].
Rudeness and medical team performance.
Riskin A, Erez A, Foulk TA, et al. Pediatrics. 2017;139:e20162305.
Certified registered nurse anesthetist perceptions of factors impacting patient safety.
McMullan SP, Thomas-Hawkins C, Shirey MR. Nurs Adm Q. 2017;41:56-69.
Promoting civility in the OR: an ethical imperative.
Clark CM, Kenski D. AORN J. 2017;105:60-66.
Cognitive biases associated with medical decisions: a systematic review.
Saposnik G, Redelmeier D, Ruff CC, Tobler PN. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2016;16:138.
Controlled interventions to reduce burnout in physicians: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Panagioti M, Panagopoulou E, Bower P, et al. JAMA Intern Med. 2017;177:195-205.
The relationship between professional burnout and quality and safety in healthcare: a meta-analysis.
Salyers MP, Bonfils KA, Luther L, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2017;32:475-482.
How to prevent burnout (maybe).
Dissanaike S. Am J Surg. 2016;212:1251-1255.
Speaking up behaviours (safety voices) of healthcare workers: a metasynthesis of qualitative research studies.
Morrow KJ, Gustavson AM, Jones J. Int J Nurs Stud. 2016;64:42-51.
Student perceptions of clinical quality and safety.
Swamy L, Badke C, Suguness A, McKeegan J, Kirkham K, Borges NJ. Am J Med Qual. 2016;31:601.
A piece of my mind. Snakes on a dock.
Detsky AS. JAMA. 2016;316:1043-1044.
Do work condition interventions affect quality and errors in primary care? Results from the Healthy Work Place Study.
Linzer M, Poplau S, Brown R, et al. J Gen Intern Med. 2017;32:56-61.
Allocation of physician time in ambulatory practice: a time and motion study in four specialties.
Sinsky C, Colligan L, Li L, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2016;165:753-760.
In support of the medical apology: the nonlegal arguments.
Heaton HA, Campbell RL, Thompson KM, Sadosty AT. J Emerg Med. 2016;51:605-609.
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