Affiliation: Royal College of Nursing
- Hierarchies and cliques in the social networks of health care professionals: implications for the design of dissemination strategiesE West
Royal College of Nursing Institute, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK
Soc Sci Med 48:633-46. 1999..We conclude that professional socialisation and structural location are important determinants of social networks and that these factors could usefully be considered in the design of strategies to inform and influence clinicians...
- Management matters: the link between hospital organisation and quality of patient careE West
Royal College of Nursing, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX1 6HE, UK
Qual Health Care 10:40-8. 2001....
- Organisational sources of safety and danger: sociological contributions to the study of adverse eventsE West
Royal College of Nursing, Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, UK elizabeth
Qual Health Care 9:120-6. 2000..Stated as hypotheses, these ideas could be tested empirically, thus adding to the evidence on which the avoidance of adverse events in healthcare settings is based and contributing to the development of theory in this important area...