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    • Above and beyond standardization: The role of communication and teamwork in patient handoffs 

      Fouquet, Sarah; Palmer, Evan M.; Keebler, Joseph R.; Lazzara, Elizabeth H.; Chan, Y. Raymond; Riss, Robert (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2014-04-25)
      Patient handoffs are the transition of patient care from one provider or group of providers to the next (Joint Commission, 2005). Handoffs are important, information rich communication events that are essential for maintaining ...
    • Meta-analyses of the effects of standardized handoff protocols on patient, provider, and organizational outcomes 

      Keebler, Joseph R.; Lazzara, Elizabeth H.; Patzer, Brady S.; Palmer, Evan M.; Plummer, John P.; Smith, Dustin C.; Lew, Victoria; Fouquet, Sarah; Chan, Y. Raymond; Riss, Robert (SAGE Publications Ltd., 2016-12)
      Objective: The overall purpose was to understand the effects of handoff protocols using meta-analytic approaches. Background: Standardized protocols have been required by the Joint Commission, but meta-analytic integration ...
    • The template of events for applied and critical healthcare simulation (TEACH Sim) 

      Benishek, Lauren E.; Lazzara, Elizabeth H.; Gaught, William L.; Arcaro, Lygia L.; Okuda, Yasuharu; Salas, Eduardo (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015-02)
      Statement: Simulation-based training (SBT) affords practice opportunities for improving the quality of clinicians' technical and nontechnical skills. However, the development of practice scenarios is a process plagued by ...
    • Understanding and improving teamwork in organizations: a scientifically based practical guide 

      Salas, Eduardo; Shuffler, Marissa L.; Thayer, Amanda L.; Bedwell, Wendy L.; Lazzara, Elizabeth H. (Wiley Periodicals, Inc., 2015-07)
      Teams are pervasive in today's world, and rightfully so as we need them. Drawing upon the existing extensive body of research surrounding the topic of teamwork, we delineate nine critical considerations that serve as a ...
    • Understanding multiteam systems in emergency care: one case at a time 

      Misasi, Paul; Lazzara, Elizabeth H.; Keebler, Joseph R. (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2014)
      Purpose - Although adverse events are less studied in the prehospital setting, the evidence is beginning to paint an alarming picture. Consequently, improvements in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) demand a paradigm shift ...
    • Utilizing telemedicine in the trauma intensive care unit: does it impact teamwork? 

      Lazzara, Elizabeth H.; Benishek, Lauren E.; Patzer, Brady S.; Gregory, Megan E.; Hughes, Ashley M.; Heyne, Kyle; Salas, Eduardo; Kuchkarian, Fernanda; Marttos, Antonio; Schulman, Carl (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., 2015-08-01)
      Background:The aim of this study was to examine the impact of a telemedical robot on trauma intensive care unit (TICU) clinician teamwork (i.e., team attitudes, behaviors, and cognitions) during patient rounds.Materials ...
    • Validation of a teamwork perceptions measure to increase patient safety 

      Keebler, Joseph R.; Dietz, Aaron S.; Lazzara, Elizabeth H.; Benishek, Lauren E.; Almeida, Sandra A.; Toor, Phyllis A.; King, Heidi B.; Salas, Eduardo (BMJ Publishing Group Ltd, 2014-09)
      Background TeamSTEPPS (Team Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety) is a team-training intervention which shows promise in aiding the mitigation of medical errors. This article examines the construct ...