Rachel E Davis

Summary

Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Patient involvement in patient safety: what factors influence patient participation and engagement?
    Rachel E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Health Expect 10:259-67. 2007
  2. doi Systematic review of the effectiveness of strategies to encourage patients to remind healthcare professionals about their hand hygiene
    R Davis
    Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK Electronic address
    J Hosp Infect 89:141-62. 2015
  3. doi Exploring the care experience of patients undergoing spinal surgery: a qualitative study
    Rachel E Davis
    Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:132-8. 2013
  4. doi Patient involvement in patient safety: the health-care professional's perspective
    Rachel E Davis
    Imperial College London, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    J Patient Saf 8:182-8. 2012
  5. doi Patients' and health care professionals' attitudes towards the PINK patient safety video
    Rachel E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 18:848-53. 2012
  6. doi Patient involvement in blood transfusion safety: patients' and healthcare professionals' perspective
    R Davis
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Transfus Med 22:251-6. 2012
  7. doi Consent to transfusion: patients' and healthcare professionals' attitudes towards the provision of blood transfusion information
    R Davis
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Transfus Med 22:167-72. 2012
  8. doi Predictors of hospitalized patients' intentions to prevent healthcare harm: a cross sectional survey
    R Davis
    Imperial College London, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, 10th Floor, QEQM Building, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London W2 1NY, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:407-15. 2012
  9. doi Patient involvement in patient safety: How willing are patients to participate?
    R E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, 10 floor, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London W2 1NY, UK
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:108-14. 2011
  10. doi How willing are patients to question healthcare staff on issues related to the quality and safety of their healthcare? An exploratory study
    R E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London W2 1NY, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:90-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi Patient involvement in patient safety: what factors influence patient participation and engagement?
    Rachel E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Health Expect 10:259-67. 2007
    ..In order to encourage patient participation in patient safety we first need to assess the full range of factors that may be implicated in such involvement...
  2. doi Systematic review of the effectiveness of strategies to encourage patients to remind healthcare professionals about their hand hygiene
    R Davis
    Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK Electronic address
    J Hosp Infect 89:141-62. 2015
    ..Patients could help to improve the hand hygiene (HH) compliance of healthcare professionals (HCPs) by reminding them to sanitize their hands...
  3. doi Exploring the care experience of patients undergoing spinal surgery: a qualitative study
    Rachel E Davis
    Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:132-8. 2013
    ..This exploratory study sought to explore the patient experience of the surgical journey from decision to operate, to hospitalization, discharge and subsequent recovery...
  4. doi Patient involvement in patient safety: the health-care professional's perspective
    Rachel E Davis
    Imperial College London, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    J Patient Saf 8:182-8. 2012
    ..Despite increasing recognition that patients could play an important role in promoting the safety of their care, little is known on this issue regarding health-care professionals' (HCPs') attitudes toward patient involvement...
  5. doi Patients' and health care professionals' attitudes towards the PINK patient safety video
    Rachel E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 18:848-53. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine patients' and health care professionals' attitudes towards a video aimed at promoting patient involvement in safety-related behaviours...
  6. doi Patient involvement in blood transfusion safety: patients' and healthcare professionals' perspective
    R Davis
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Transfus Med 22:251-6. 2012
    ..Involving patients at a number of stages in the transfusion pathway could help prevent the occurrence of these incidents...
  7. doi Consent to transfusion: patients' and healthcare professionals' attitudes towards the provision of blood transfusion information
    R Davis
    Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Transfus Med 22:167-72. 2012
    ..However, this is not routinely practised in the UK, and there have been few studies to investigate patients' and healthcare professionals' attitudes towards this process...
  8. doi Predictors of hospitalized patients' intentions to prevent healthcare harm: a cross sectional survey
    R Davis
    Imperial College London, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, 10th Floor, QEQM Building, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London W2 1NY, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:407-15. 2012
    ..Doing this will enable the implementation of effective interventions aimed at supporting patients to work with healthcare professionals in ensuring safe care...
  9. doi Patient involvement in patient safety: How willing are patients to participate?
    R E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, 10 floor, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London W2 1NY, UK
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:108-14. 2011
    ..Despite growing recognition internationally that patients can help to promote their own safety, little evidence exists on how willing patients are to take on an active role...
  10. doi How willing are patients to question healthcare staff on issues related to the quality and safety of their healthcare? An exploratory study
    R E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, St Mary s Hospital, South Wharf Road, London W2 1NY, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 17:90-6. 2008
    ..One in 10 patients admitted to hospital will suffer an adverse event as a result of their medical treatment. A reduction in adverse events could happen if patients could be engaged successfully in monitoring their care...
  11. doi Patients' attitudes towards patient involvement in safety interventions: results of two exploratory studies
    Rachel E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College London, Department of Surgery and Cancer, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Health Expect 16:e164-76. 2013
    ..However, patients' attitudes towards these interventions and comfort in participating in the recommended behaviours remain largely unexplored...
  12. doi Hospital patients' reports of medical errors and undesirable events in their health care
    Rachel E Davis
    Research Associate Senior Lecturer Emeritus Professor Clinical Research Fellow Professor of Patient Safety, Imperial College London, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:875-81. 2013
    ..To investigate hospital patients' reports of undesirable events in their health care...
  13. doi Blood transfusion safety: the potential role of the patient
    Rachel E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, QEQM, St Mary s Hospital, London, UK
    Transfus Med Rev 25:12-23. 2011
    ..However, one important intervention that remains largely unexplored is that of patient involvement. This article considers the patients' role in ensuring safe care along the transfusion trajectory...
  14. doi An examination of opportunities for the active patient in improving patient safety
    Rachel E Davis
    Clinical Safety Research Unit, Department of Surgery and Cancer, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College London, London, UK
    J Patient Saf 8:36-43. 2012
    ..Examining and understanding how patient involvement in safety-related behaviors can be conceptualized will allow greater insight into why patients may be more willing to participate in some behaviors more than others may...
  15. doi The medical student as a patient: attitudes towards involvement in the quality and safety of health care
    Rachel E Davis
    Research Associate Medical Student Professor, Clinical Safety Research Unit, Imperial College London, Department of Bio Surgery and Surgical Technology, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:812-8. 2013
    ..However, how trained healthcare professionals or medical students would feel participating in safety-relevant behaviours as a patient in hospital remains largely unexplored...
  16. doi A vignette study to examine health care professionals' attitudes towards patient involvement in error prevention
    David L B Schwappach
    Scientific Head, Swiss Patient Safety Foundation, Zurich, Switzerland and Professor of Patient Safety, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland Project Manager, Swiss Patient Safety Foundation, Zurich, Switzerland Research Associate, Imperial College London, Department of Surgery and Cancer, London, UK
    J Eval Clin Pract 19:840-8. 2013
    ..Various authorities recommend the participation of patients in promoting patient safety, but little is known about health care professionals' (HCPs') attitudes towards patients' involvement in safety-related behaviours...