Edward J Dunn

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medical team training: applying crew resource management in the Veterans Health Administration
    Edward J Dunn
    Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for Patient Safety, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:317-25. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Patient misidentification in laboratory medicine: a qualitative analysis of 227 root cause analysis reports in the Veterans Health Administration
    Edward J Dunn
    Lexington VA Medical Center, 1101 Veterans Dr, Lexington, KY 40502, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:244-55. 2010
  3. pmc Using the six sigma process to implement the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline for Hand Hygiene in 4 intensive care units
    Noel E Eldridge
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, National Center for Patient Safety, Washington, DC 20420, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S35-42. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Incorrect surgical procedures within and outside of the operating room
    Julia Neily
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1028-34. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of teamwork training on adverse outcomes and process of care in labor and delivery: a randomized controlled trial
    Edward J Dunn
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1457; author reply 1458. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Medical team training: applying crew resource management in the Veterans Health Administration
    Edward J Dunn
    Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for Patient Safety, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:317-25. 2007
    ..Communication failure, a leading source of adverse events in health care, was involved in approximately 75% of more than 7,000 root cause analysis reports to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) National Center for Patient Safety (NCPS)...
  2. doi request reprint Patient misidentification in laboratory medicine: a qualitative analysis of 227 root cause analysis reports in the Veterans Health Administration
    Edward J Dunn
    Lexington VA Medical Center, 1101 Veterans Dr, Lexington, KY 40502, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 134:244-55. 2010
    ..Mislabeling has been estimated to occur at a rate of 0.1% of all laboratory and anatomic pathology specimens submitted...
  3. pmc Using the six sigma process to implement the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline for Hand Hygiene in 4 intensive care units
    Noel E Eldridge
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, National Center for Patient Safety, Washington, DC 20420, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S35-42. 2006
    ..The CDC's emphasis on the use of alcohol-based hand rubs (ABHRs) rather than soap and water was an opportunity to improve compliance, but the Guideline contained over 40 specific recommendations to implement...
  4. doi request reprint Incorrect surgical procedures within and outside of the operating room
    Julia Neily
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, White River Junction, VT 05009, USA
    Arch Surg 144:1028-34. 2009
    ..To describe incorrect surgical procedures reported from Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Medical Centers from 2001 to mid-2006 and provide proposed solutions for preventing such events...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of teamwork training on adverse outcomes and process of care in labor and delivery: a randomized controlled trial
    Edward J Dunn
    Obstet Gynecol 109:1457; author reply 1458. 2007