L J Donaldson

Summary

Affiliation: Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A pandemic on the horizon
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London SW1A 2NL, UK
    J R Soc Med 99:222-5. 2006
  2. doi request reprint The epidemiology of fractures in England
    L J Donaldson
    Department of Health, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:174-80. 2008
  3. pmc The challenge of quality and patient safety
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London SW1A 2NS, UK
    J R Soc Med 101:338-41. 2008
  4. pmc Mortality from pandemic A/H1N1 2009 influenza in England: public health surveillance study
    Liam J Donaldson
    Department of Health, Richmond House, London SW1A 2NS
    BMJ 339:b5213. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Mortality due to pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza in England: a comparison of the first and second waves
    O T Mytton
    Department of Health, Richmond House, Whitehall, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1533-41. 2012
  6. pmc Safe high quality health care: investing in tomorrow's leaders
    L J Donaldson
    Department of Health, Richmond House, 79 Whitehall, London SW1A 2NS, UK
    Qual Health Care 10:ii8-12. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint An organisation with a memory
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London
    Clin Med 2:452-7. 2002
  8. pmc Expert patients usher in a new era of opportunity for the NHS
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London SW1A
    BMJ 326:1279-80. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic diseases in developing countries
    Nicholas Banatvala
    Department of Health, London, SE1 8UG, UK
    Lancet 370:2076-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol skin preparation causes surgical fires
    B Rocos
    National Patient Safety Agency, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 94:87-9. 2012

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Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc A pandemic on the horizon
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London SW1A 2NL, UK
    J R Soc Med 99:222-5. 2006
    ..However, there are inevitably many uncertainties and managing these, under a constant media spotlight, is an additional and novel challenge...
  2. doi request reprint The epidemiology of fractures in England
    L J Donaldson
    Department of Health, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:174-80. 2008
    ..Fractures are a considerable public health burden in the United Kingdom but information on their epidemiology is limited...
  3. pmc The challenge of quality and patient safety
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London SW1A 2NS, UK
    J R Soc Med 101:338-41. 2008
  4. pmc Mortality from pandemic A/H1N1 2009 influenza in England: public health surveillance study
    Liam J Donaldson
    Department of Health, Richmond House, London SW1A 2NS
    BMJ 339:b5213. 2009
    ..To establish mortality from pandemic A/H1N1 2009 influenza up to 8 November 2009...
  5. doi request reprint Mortality due to pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza in England: a comparison of the first and second waves
    O T Mytton
    Department of Health, Richmond House, Whitehall, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 140:1533-41. 2012
    ..This time, the explanation appears to be behavioural. This emphasizes the importance of maintaining public and clinical awareness of risks associated with pandemic influenza beyond the initial high-profile period...
  6. pmc Safe high quality health care: investing in tomorrow's leaders
    L J Donaldson
    Department of Health, Richmond House, 79 Whitehall, London SW1A 2NS, UK
    Qual Health Care 10:ii8-12. 2001
    ..Developing leadership and management skills will be essential in achieving this transformation in the quality of care delivered to patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint An organisation with a memory
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London
    Clin Med 2:452-7. 2002
    ..This aims to reduce the burden of the estimated 850,000 adverse events which occur in hospitals each year as well as targeting high risk areas such as medication error...
  8. pmc Expert patients usher in a new era of opportunity for the NHS
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London SW1A
    BMJ 326:1279-80. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Chronic diseases in developing countries
    Nicholas Banatvala
    Department of Health, London, SE1 8UG, UK
    Lancet 370:2076-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol skin preparation causes surgical fires
    B Rocos
    National Patient Safety Agency, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 94:87-9. 2012
    ..This study used the National Reporting and Learning Service (NRLS) database at the National Patient Safety Agency to explore whether spirit-based surgical skin preparation fluid contributes to the cause of surgical fires...
  11. ncbi request reprint 125 years of public health in the UK
    L J Donaldson
    Department of Health, Room 111, Richmond House, 79 Whitehall, London SW1A 2NS, England
    J R Soc Promot Health 121:146-51. 2001
    ..This reached its apogee a few years ago but is also now rapidly changing. Looking back over the last 125 years can help us identify some of the mistakes to be avoided and opportunities to be seized at this time of change...
  12. ncbi request reprint Health is global: proposals for a UK Government-wide strategy
    Liam Donaldson
    Department of Health, London, UK
    Lancet 369:857-61. 2007
    ..This paper describes the rationale and process for developing the new UK Government-wide strategy for global health and highlights some of the issues that must be discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint 1969 revisited: reflections on Tomorrow's community physician
    L J Donaldson
    Department of Health, London, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 30:1172-8. 2001
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  14. doi request reprint Surgical fires, a clear and present danger
    I E Yardley
    Department of Health, 79 Whitehall, Richmond House, London SW1A 2NS, United Kingdom
    Surgeon 8:87-92. 2010
    ..Fire has been recognised as a potential complication of surgery for many years. Surgical fires continue to happen with alarming frequency. We present a review of the literature and an examination of possible solutions to this problem...
  15. ncbi request reprint Integrated working
    L J Donaldson
    Department of Health, Richmond House, 79 Whitehall, London SW1A 2NL, UK
    Vet Rec 157:680-1. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint When will health care pass the orange-wire test?
    Liam Donaldson
    World Alliance for Patient Safety, WHO, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Lancet 364:1567-8. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Patient safety. Safe crackers. Panel discussion
    Kate Jones
    NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement
    Health Serv J 117:22-5, 27, 29. 2007
  18. pmc Patient safety: a global priority
    Liam Donaldson
    Bull World Health Organ 82:892. 2004
  19. pmc The educational needs of doctors delivering specialist services in the community
    Liam Donaldson
    Postgrad Med J 83:3. 2007
  20. pmc UK government collaborations to manage threats to animal and human health
    Debby Reynolds
    BMJ 331:1216-7. 2005
  21. ncbi request reprint Challenging the world: patient safety and health care-associated infection
    Didier Pittet
    Global Patient Safety Challenge, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:4-8. 2006
    ..The Challenge addresses health care-associated infection, a major, patient safety problem affecting hundreds of millions of people worldwide...
  22. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic cloning
    Liam Donaldson
    N Engl J Med 347:1619-22; author reply 1619-22. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint The HSJ interview: Professor Sir Liam Donaldson. Rock and role. Interview by Alastair McLellan
    Liam Donaldson
    Health Serv J 113:20-1. 2003
  24. pmc Patient safety: global momentum builds
    Liam Donaldson
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:86. 2004
  25. pmc Fluoridation: The Department of Health's view
    Barry Cockcroft
    BMJ 335:840. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint 'Clean Care is Safer Care': the Global Patient Safety Challenge 2005-2006
    Didier Pittet
    Infection Control Programme, University of Geneva Hospitals, 24 Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Int J Infect Dis 10:419-24. 2006
    ..The impact of healthcare-associated infection may imply prolonged stays in hospital, long-term disability, massive additional financial burden, and deaths...
  27. ncbi request reprint The First Global Patient Safety Challenge "Clean Care is Safer Care": from launch to current progress and achievements
    Benedetta Allegranzi
    First Global Patient Safety Challenge, WHO World Alliance for Patient Safety, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Hosp Infect 65:115-23. 2007
    ..The latter are currently undergoing testing in several pilot sites to evaluate feasibility, acceptability and sustainability...
  28. ncbi request reprint Clean care is safer care: the first global challenge of the WHO World Alliance for Patient Safety
    Didier Pittet
    Global Patient Safety Challenge, WHO World Alliance for Patient Safety, WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Infect Control 33:476-9. 2005