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Mills P, Neily J, Dunn E. J Am Coll Surg. 2008;206:107-112.
Mills P ; Neily J ; Dunn E. Teamwork and communication in surgical teams: implications for patient safety. J Am Coll Surg. 2008; 206: 107-112
This study describes a questionnaire that was used to highlight communication problems among surgical teams prior to implementing a formal teamwork training program.
Code debriefing from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Team Training Program improves the cardiopulmonary resuscitation code process.
Percarpio KB, Harris FS, Hatfield BA, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010;36:424-429:AP1.
Incorrect surgical procedures within and outside of the operating room.
Neily J, Mills PD, Eldridge N, et al. Arch Surg. 2009;144:1028-1034.
Comparative issues in aviation and surgical crew resource management: (1) are we too solution focused?
Hunt GJF, Callaghan KSN. ANZ J Surg. 2008;78:690-693.
Operating room teamwork among physicians and nurses: teamwork in the eye of the beholder.
Makary MA, Sexton JB, Freischlag JA, et al. J Am Coll Surg. 2006;202:746-752.
Interventions to reduce burnout and improve resilience: impact on a health system's outcomes.
Moffatt-Bruce SD, Nguyen MC, Steinberg B, Holliday S, Klatt M. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2019 May 15; [Epub ahead of print].
Challenging authority and speaking up in the operating room environment: a narrative synthesis.
Pattni N, Arzola C, Malavade A, Varmani S, Krimus L, Friedman Z. Br J Anaesth. 2019;122:233-244.
What we can do about maternal mortality—and how to do it quickly.
Mann S, Hollier LM, McKay K, Brown H. N Engl J Med. 2018;379:1689-1691.
Coaching to improve the quality of communication during briefings and debriefings.
Kleiner C, Link T, Maynard MT, Halverson Carpenter K. AORN J. 2014;100:358-368.
Surgical programs in the Veterans Health Administration maintain briefing and debriefing following medical team training.
West P, Neily J, Warner L, et al. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014;40:235-239.
Discrepant perceptions of communication, teamwork and situation awareness among surgical team members.
Wauben LS, Dekker-van Doorn CM, van Wijngaarden JD, et al. Int J Qual Health Care. 2011;23:159-166.
The relationship of the emotional climate of work and threat to patient outcome in a high-volume thoracic surgery operating room team.
Nurok M, Evans LA, Lipsitz S, Satwicz P, Kelly A, Frankel A. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:237-242.
Assessing and improving safety culture throughout an academic medical centre: a prospective cohort study.
Paine LA, Rosenstein BJ, Sexton JB, Kent P, Holzmueller CG, Pronovost PJ. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:547-554.
Noise in the operating room—what do we know? A review of the literature.
Hasfeldt D, Laerkner E, Birkelund R. J Perianesth Nurs. 2010;25:380-386.
Effect of a comprehensive surgical safety system on patient outcomes.
de Vries EN, Prins HA, Crolla RM, et al; SURPASS Collaborative Group. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:1928-1937.
Handoffs and communication: the underappreciated roles of situational awareness and inattentional blindness.
Gosbee J. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2010;53:545-558.
Improving safety culture on adult medical units through multidisciplinary teamwork and communication interventions: the TOPS Project.
Blegen MA, Sehgal NL, Alldredge BK, Gearhart S, Auerbach AD, Wachter RM. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:346-350.
Medical team training and coaching in the veterans health administration; assessment and impact on the first 32 facilities in the programme.
Neily J, Mills PD, Lee P, et al. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:360-364.
Surgical team training: promoting high reliability with nontechnical skills.
Paige JT. Surg Clin North Am. 2010;90:569-581.
Practicing on patients, real and otherwise.
Chen PW. New York Times. January 28, 2010.
Crew resource management improved perception of patient safety in the operating room.
Gore DC, Powell JM, Baer JG, et al. Am J Med Qual. 2010;25:60-63.
Can your nurses stop a surgeon?
Weinstock M. Hosp Health Netw. 2007;81:38-40, 42, 44-46.
Crisis resource management: evaluating outcomes of a multidisciplinary team.
Jankouskas T, Bush MC, Murray B, et al. Simul Healthc. 2007;2:96-101.
New Vistas in Patient Safety and Simulation.
Kofke WA, Nadkarni VM, eds. Anesthesiol Clin. 2007;25:209-383.
Video technology to advance safety in the operating room and perioperative environment.
Xiao Y, Schimpff S, Mackenzie C, et al. Surg Innov. 2007;14:52-61.
A common body of care: the ethics and politics of teamwork in the operating theater are inseparable.
Bleakley A. J Med Philos. 2006;31:305-322.
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