A comprehensive method to develop a checklist to increase safety of intra-hospital transport of critically ill patients.
Brunsveld-Reinders AH, Arbous MS, Kuiper SG, de Jonge E. Crit Care. 2015;19:214.
Transporting critically ill patients to other hospital areas for tests or procedures can be hazardous, as vividly illustrated in an AHRQ WebM&M commentary. This study reports on the development of a checklist for safe intra-hospital transport, which involved analysis of local safety incidents during transport, discussion with nurses and physicians, and pilot testing to evaluate feasibility and ease of use of the checklist.
Checklists to prevent diagnostic errors: a pilot randomized controlled trial.
Ely JW, Graber MA. Diagnosis. 2015 May 13; [Epub ahead of print].
The problem with checklists.
Catchpole K, Russ S. BMJ Qual Saf. 2015 Jun 18; [Epub ahead of print].
The challenges in defining and measuring diagnostic error.
Zwaan L, Singh H. Diagnosis. 2015;2:97-103.
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Concepts for the development of a customizable checklist for use by patients.
Fernando RJ, Shapiro FE, Rosenberg NM, Bader AM, Urman RD. J Patient Saf. 2015 Jun 10; [Epub ahead of print].