Sukhmeet S Panesar
Affiliation: Imperial College
- Mortality as an indicator of patient safety in orthopaedics: lessons from qualitative analysis of a database of medical errorsSukhmeet S Panesar
Department of Surgery and Cancer, St Mary s Hospital, Imperial College London, Praed Street, London, W2 1NY, UK
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:93. 2012....
- Handheld computers and the 21st century surgical team: a pilot studyOmer Aziz
Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College London, UK
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:28. 2005..This pilot study aimed to look at how one such device compared with the current pager system in facilitating inter-professional communication in a hospital clinical team...
- The percutaneous compression plate versus the dynamic hip screw: a meta-analysisSukhmeet Singh Panesar
North Middlesex University Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Acta Orthop Belg 74:38-48. 2008..However, owing to the limitations of this meta-analysis, a large randomised controlled trial is required...
- Off-pump coronary artery bypass surgery may reduce the incidence of stroke in patients with significant left main stem diseaseS S Panesar
Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 56:247-55. 2008..This meta-analysis compares early outcomes of OPCAB surgery with on-pump coronary artery bypass (ONCAB) surgery in patients with significant LMS disease, focusing on the outcomes stroke and transient ischemic attack (TIA)...
- The WHO checklist: a global tool to prevent errors in surgerySukhmeet S Panesar
National Patient Safety Agency NPSA, Patient Safety Division, 4 8 Maple Street, London, W1T 5HD, UK
Patient Saf Surg 3:9. 2009..ABSTRACT: In this article, we welcome the adoption of the WHO surgical checklist to prevent errors in surgical practice. We highlight the scale of the problem and discuss the adoption of this tool in the UK...
- Can the surgical checklist reduce the risk of wrong site surgery in orthopaedics?--Can the checklist help? Supporting evidence from analysis of a national patient incident reporting systemSukhmeet S Panesar
National Patient Safety Agency, 4 8 Maple Street, London, W1T 5HD, UK
J Orthop Surg Res 6:18. 2011..The aim of this study was to estimate how many incidents of wrong site surgery in orthopaedics that have been reported to the NPSA could have been prevented by the WHO surgical checklist...
- When should we operate on elderly patients with a hip fracture? It's about time!Sukhmeet S Panesar
National Patient Safety Agency, 4 8 Maple Street, London W1T 5HD, UK
Surgeon 10:185-8. 2012..Hip fracture repair should then occur as soon as possible...
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy: device-related errors revealed through a national databaseSukhmeet S Panesar
National Patient Safety Agency, 4 8 Maple Street, London, W1T 5HD, UK
Expert Rev Med Devices 8:555-60. 2011..In some ways, this is an easier problem to address than one associated with competency. A risk associated with faulty, substandard or misused equipment is one that should be minimized in a 21st Century surgical service...
- Development of the Veritas plot and its application in cardiac surgery: an evidence-synthesis graphic tool for the clinician to assess multiple meta-analyses reporting on a common outcomeSukhmeet S Panesar
Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, UK
Can J Surg 52:E137-45. 2009..Furthermore, as a graphic tool, it may be more intuitive than when similar data are presented in a tabular or text format...
- What is the risk of death or severe harm due to bone cement implantation syndrome among patients undergoing hip hemiarthroplasty for fractured neck of femur? A patient safety surveillance studyPaul D Rutter
Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College London, London, UK
BMJ Open 4:e004853. 2014..To estimate the risk of death or severe harm due to bone cement implantation syndrome (BCIS) among patients undergoing hip hemiarthroplasty for fractured neck of femur...
- Patient-safety-related hospital deaths in England: thematic analysis of incidents reported to a national database, 2010-2012Liam J Donaldson
Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
PLoS Med 11:e1001667. 2014..The deaths were reported to a patient safety incident reporting system after mandatory reporting of such incidents was introduced...
- Reducing the burden of surgical harm: a systematic review of the interventions used to reduce adverse events in surgeryAnn Marie Howell
Department of Surgery and Cancer Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, London, UK
Ann Surg 259:630-41. 2014..To perform a systematic review of interventions used to reduce adverse events in surgery...
- Preventing food allergy: protocol for a rapid systematic reviewDebra de Silva
The Evidence Centre, 126 Central Avenue, London, England, TW3 2RJ, UK
Clin Transl Allergy 3:10. 2013..The aim of this systematic review will be to assess the effectiveness of approaches for the primary prevention of food allergy...
- Principles of evidence-based medicineSukhmeet S Panesar
Patient Safety Division, National Patient Safety Agency, 4 8 Maple Street, W1T 5HD, London, UK
Orthop Clin North Am 41:131-8. 2010....
- Identifying systems failures in the pathway to a catastrophic event: an analysis of national incident report data relating to vinca alkaloidsBryony Dean Franklin
Centre for Medication Safety and Service Quality, Pharmacy Department, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK Department of Practice and Policy, UCL School of Pharmacy, London, UK
BMJ Qual Saf 23:765-72. 2014..Using inadvertent intrathecal administration of vinca alkaloids as an example, we investigated whether analysis of incident report data describing low-harm events could bridge this gap...
- Analysing the benefits of laparoscopic hernia repair compared to open repair: A meta-analysis of observational studiesSarah A Salvilla
Department of General Surgery, Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College NHS Trust, London, Fulham Palace Road, London, W6 8RF, United Kingdom
J Minim Access Surg 8:111-7. 2012....
- A public health approach to patient safety reporting systems is urgently neededDouglas J Noble
Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary, University of London, London, UK
J Patient Saf 7:109-12. 2011..By applying principles from basic public health research and infectious disease surveillance systems, these hurdles may be overcome and the full potential of PSRSs could be realized...
- Meta-analysis: a practical decision making tool for surgeonsSukhmeet S Panesar
National Patient Safety Agency NPSA, London, United Kingdom
Int J Surg 7:291-6. 2009..It is often considered to be a simple process of pooling results from different studies. This is not true. It appears that surgeons lack a reference guide to help them conduct and appraise a meta-analysis...