A N Thomas

Summary

Affiliation: Hope Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Review of patient safety incidents reported from critical care units in North-West England in 2009 and 2010
    A N Thomas
    Department of Medical Physics, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 67:706-13. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Review of patient safety incidents submitted from Critical Care Units in England & Wales to the UK National Patient Safety Agency
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Salford Royal Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 64:1178-85. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Patient safety incidents associated with airway devices in critical care: a review of reports to the UK National Patient Safety Agency
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 64:358-65. 2009
  4. doi request reprint An educational and audit tool to reduce prescribing error in intensive care
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:360-3. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Patient safety incidents associated with equipment in critical care: a review of reports to the UK National Patient Safety Agency
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 63:1193-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Medication-related patient safety incidents in critical care: a review of reports to the UK National Patient Safety Agency
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford Royal Hospitals Foundation Trust, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 63:726-33. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Electronic surveillance of wall-mounted soap and alcohol gel dispensers in an intensive care unit
    G Kinsella
    Department of Intensive Care, Salford NHS Foundation Trust, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    J Hosp Infect 66:34-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Implementation of a tight glycaemic control protocol using a web-based insulin dose calculator
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford, M6 8HD, UK
    Anaesthesia 60:1093-100. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Critical incident reporting in UK intensive care units: a postal survey
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Medicine, Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 9:59-68. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Vasovagal syncope and anaesthetic practice
    L Hosie
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford M6 8HD, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 18:554-7. 2001

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Review of patient safety incidents reported from critical care units in North-West England in 2009 and 2010
    A N Thomas
    Department of Medical Physics, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 67:706-13. 2012
    ..The wide range of reported pressure sore rates suggests that their incidence could be reduced...
  2. doi request reprint Review of patient safety incidents submitted from Critical Care Units in England & Wales to the UK National Patient Safety Agency
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Salford Royal Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 64:1178-85. 2009
    ..There were 2789 incidents classified to more than one main group. The incident analysis highlights ways to improve patient safety and to improve the classification of incidents...
  3. doi request reprint Patient safety incidents associated with airway devices in critical care: a review of reports to the UK National Patient Safety Agency
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 64:358-65. 2009
    ..Recommendations concerning minimum standards for capnography, availability and checking of equipment and tracheostomy placement are made...
  4. doi request reprint An educational and audit tool to reduce prescribing error in intensive care
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:360-3. 2008
    ..To reduce prescribing errors in an intensive care unit by providing prescriber education in tutorials, ward-based teaching and feedback in 3-monthly cycles with each new group of trainee medical staff...
  5. doi request reprint Patient safety incidents associated with equipment in critical care: a review of reports to the UK National Patient Safety Agency
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 63:1193-7. 2008
    ..001). We suggest changes to improve the reporting of incidents and to improve equipment safety...
  6. doi request reprint Medication-related patient safety incidents in critical care: a review of reports to the UK National Patient Safety Agency
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford Royal Hospitals Foundation Trust, Salford, UK
    Anaesthesia 63:726-33. 2008
    ..Categorisation of medication-associated incidents has allowed us to suggest changes to improve the reporting of incidents and to improve medication safety...
  7. ncbi request reprint Electronic surveillance of wall-mounted soap and alcohol gel dispensers in an intensive care unit
    G Kinsella
    Department of Intensive Care, Salford NHS Foundation Trust, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    J Hosp Infect 66:34-9. 2007
    ..The recording device may help in feedback about soap and gel use for hand-hygiene quality improvement and educational initiatives...
  8. ncbi request reprint Implementation of a tight glycaemic control protocol using a web-based insulin dose calculator
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford, M6 8HD, UK
    Anaesthesia 60:1093-100. 2005
    ..19-3.73] compared to values < 6.1 mmol.l(-1). However, patient mortality remained constant during the study. Glycaemic control was improved outside a research setting using a protocol supported by a web-based insulin dose calculator...
  9. ncbi request reprint Critical incident reporting in UK intensive care units: a postal survey
    A N Thomas
    Intensive Care Medicine, Intensive Care Unit, Hope Hospital, Salford, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 9:59-68. 2003
    ..To review critical incident reporting in UK intensive care units (ICUs)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vasovagal syncope and anaesthetic practice
    L Hosie
    Department of Anaesthesia, Hope Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford M6 8HD, UK
    Eur J Anaesthesiol 18:554-7. 2001
    ..Given this information anaesthetists will be in a better position to avoid such potentially harmful episodes in the future...
  11. ncbi request reprint Interchangeable oxygen and carbon dioxide in oxygen cylinders
    B Saha
    Anaesthesia 60:827-8. 2005