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Redfern E, Hoskins R, Gray J, et al. BMJ Open Qual. 2018;7:e000325.
Redfern E ; Hoskins R ; Gray J; et al. Emergency department checklist: an innovation to improve safety in emergency care. BMJ Open Qual. 2018; 7: e000325
Enhancing information systems and team communication can reduce failure-to-rescue events. This commentary describes the development and testing of a checklist to improve rapid identification of complications and patient deterioration in the emergency department.
Inpatient notes: just what the doctor ordered—checklists to improve diagnosis.
Gupta A, Graber ML. Ann Intern Med. 2019;170:HO2-HO3.
Reducing surgical mortality in Scotland by use of the WHO Surgical Safety Checklist.
Ramsay G, Haynes AB, Lipsitz SR, et al. Br J Surg. 2019 Apr 16; [Epub ahead of print].
Debriefing in the OR: a quality improvement project.
Finch EP, Langston M, Erickson D, Pereira K. AORN J. 2019;109:336-344.
Operating room fires.
Jones TS, Black IH, Robinson TN, Jones EL. Anesthesiology. 2019;130:492-501.
Perception of the usability and implementation of a metacognitive mnemonic to check cognitive errors in clinical setting.
Chew KS, van Merrienboer JJG, Durning SJ. BMC Med Educ. 2019;19:18.
Quality improvement in ambulatory surgery centers: a major national effort aimed at reducing infections and other surgical complications.
Davis KK, Mahishi V, Singal R, et al. J Clin Med Res. 2019;11:7-14.
The Joint Commission Big Book of Checklists. 2nd Edition.
Oakbrook Terrance, IL: Joint Commission; 2018. ISBN: 9781635850598.
Patient Safety: A Health Affairs Briefing.
Washington, DC: Project Hope. November 6, 2018
Scaling safety: the South Carolina Surgical Safety Checklist experience.
Berry WR, Edmondson L, Gibbons LR, et al. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018;37:1779-1786.
Bringing perioperative emergency manuals to your institution: a "How To" from concept to implementation in 10 steps.
Agarwala AV, McRichards LK, Rao V, Kurzweil V, Goldhaber-Fiebert SN. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2019;45:170-179.
Surgical safety checklists in children's surgery: surgeons' attitudes and review of the literature.
Roybal J, Tsao K, Rangel S, Ottosen M, Skarda D, Berman L. Pediatr Qual Saf. 2018;3:e108.
Guideline implementation: team communication.
Link T. AORN J. 2018;108:165-177.
Evaluation of a patient safety programme on Surgical Safety Checklist compliance: a prospective longitudinal study.
Gillespie BM, Harbeck EL, Lavin J, et al. BMJ Open Qual. 2018;7:e000362.
Use of an emergency manual during an intraoperative cardiac arrest by an interprofessional team: a positive-exemplar case study of a new patient safety tool.
Bereknyei Merrell S, Gaba DM, Agarwala AV, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018;44:477-484.
Safety stop: a valuable addition to the pediatric universal protocol.
Caruso TJ, Munshey F, Aldorfer B, Sharek PJ. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018;44:552-556.
Surgical checklists save lives—but once in a while, they don't. Why?
Mukherjee S. New York Times Magazine. May 9, 2018.
Effect of systematic physician cross-checking on reducing adverse events in the emergency department: the CHARMED cluster randomized trial.
Freund Y, Goulet H, Leblanc J, et al. JAMA Intern Med. 2018;178:812-819.
Factors associated with the use of cognitive aids in operating room crises: a cross-sectional study of US hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers.
Alidina S, Goldhaber-Fiebert SN, Hannenberg AA, et al. Implement Sci. 2018;13:50.
Perceptions of rounding checklists in the intensive care unit: a qualitative study.
Hallam BD, Kuza CC, Rak K, et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018;27:836-843.
Advances in perioperative quality and safety.
Anderson KT, Appelbaum R, Bartz-Kurycki MA, Tsao K, Browne M. Semin Pediatr Surg. 2018;27:92-101.
Seen through the patients' eyes: surgical safety and checklists.
Bergs J, Lambrechts F, Desmedt M, et al. Int J Qual Health Care. 2018;30:118-123.
Improving patient safety for older people in acute admissions: implementation of the Frailsafe checklist in 12 hospitals across the UK.
Papoutsi C, Poots A, Clements J, Wyrko Z, Offord N, Reed JE. Age Ageing. 2018;47:311-317.
Enhancing the quality and safety of the perioperative patient.
Staender S, Smith A. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2017;30:730-735.
The role of checklists and human factors for improved patient safety in plastic surgery.
Oppikofer C, Schwappach D. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;140:812e-817e.
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