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Byrne C, Sierra H, Tolhurst R. Br J Nurs. 2017;26:464-467.
Byrne C ; Sierra H ; Tolhurst R.Does a checklist reduce the number of errors made in nurse-assembled discharge prescriptions?. Br J Nurs. 2017; 26: 464-467
Checklists can improve patient safety across multiple settings. This pre–post study found that use of a checklist to help nurses dispense medications upon hospital discharge led to a reduction in errors in discharge prescriptions.
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.
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].
Flying lessons for clinicians: developing system 2 practice.
Gregoire JN, Alfes CM, Reimer AP, Terhaar MF. Air Med J. 2017;36:135-137.
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.
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.
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.
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].
Time-out: the professional and organizational ethics of speaking up in the OR.
Berlinger N, Dietz E. AMA J Ethics. 2016;18:925-932.
Use of a surgical safety checklist to improve team communication.
Cabral RA, Eggenberger T, Keller K, Gallison BS, Newman D. AORN J. 2016;104:206-216.
Using standardized OR checklists and creating extended time-out checklists.
Hey LA, Turner TC. AORN J. 2016;104:248-253.
Relationship between operating room teamwork, contextual factors, and safety checklist performance.
Singer SJ, Molina G, Li Z, et al. J Am Coll Surg. 2016;223:568-580.e2.
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.
The Joint Commission Big Book of Checklists.
Oakbrook Terrance, IL: Joint Commission; 2016. ISBN: 9781599409405.
Medication double-checking procedures in clinical practice: a cross-sectional survey of oncology nurses' experiences.
Schwappach DLB, Pfeiffer Y, Taxis K. BMJ Open. 2016;6:e011394.
The WakeWings journey: creating a patient safety program.
Mills E. AORN J. 2016;103:636-639.
PSNET: Patient Safety Network
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