David A Thompson

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Clinical and economic outcomes of hospital acquired pneumonia in intra-abdominal surgery patients
    David A Thompson
    Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, Baltimore, MD 21231 3305, USA
    Ann Surg 243:547-52. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Planning and implementing a systems-based patient safety curriculum in medical education
    David A Thompson
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:271-8. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Variation in local institutional review board evaluations of a multicenter patient safety study
    David A Thompson
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, School of Nursing Division of Acute and Chronic Care, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Healthc Qual 34:33-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrating the intensive care unit safety reporting system with existing incident reporting systems
    David A Thompson
    Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Nursing, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:585-93. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint A morning briefing: setting the stage for a clinically and operationally good day
    David Thompson
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:476-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint View the world through a different lens: shadowing another provider
    David A Thompson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:614-8, 561. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint A system factors analysis of "line, tube, and drain" incidents in the intensive care unit
    Dale M Needham
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1701-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Toward learning from patient safety reporting systems
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Crit Care 21:305-15. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Using evidence, rigorous measurement, and collaboration to eliminate central catheter-associated bloodstream infections
    Melinda Sawyer
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:S292-8. 2010
  10. pmc Creating high reliability in health care organizations
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Surgery, and Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University, 1901 Thames Street, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1599-617. 2006

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Publications26

  1. pmc Clinical and economic outcomes of hospital acquired pneumonia in intra-abdominal surgery patients
    David A Thompson
    Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, Baltimore, MD 21231 3305, USA
    Ann Surg 243:547-52. 2006
    ..To measure the clinical and economic impact of postoperative hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) and to identify risk factors for the development of HAP...
  2. doi request reprint Planning and implementing a systems-based patient safety curriculum in medical education
    David A Thompson
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:271-8. 2008
    ..The findings indicate that this is an effective curriculum development strategy and that systems-based patient safety was effective in changing perceptions of patient harm and the provider's role in patient safety...
  3. doi request reprint Variation in local institutional review board evaluations of a multicenter patient safety study
    David A Thompson
    Departments of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, School of Nursing Division of Acute and Chronic Care, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Healthc Qual 34:33-9. 2012
    ..The adoption of uniformity would not only reduce inefficiencies but also attenuate the perceived arbitrary nature of current IRB review processes that often inappropriately influence hypothesis-generation and study design...
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrating the intensive care unit safety reporting system with existing incident reporting systems
    David A Thompson
    Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Nursing, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:585-93. 2005
    ..Voluntary incident reporting systems that identify risks can be integrated into existing hospital reporting systems and can improve patient safety...
  5. ncbi request reprint A morning briefing: setting the stage for a clinically and operationally good day
    David Thompson
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:476-9. 2005
    ..This tool can be used in any setting where physicians, nurses, and other disciplines work as a team to manage patients and admission-to-discharge flow...
  6. ncbi request reprint View the world through a different lens: shadowing another provider
    David A Thompson
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:614-8, 561. 2008
    ..The shadowing tool promotes understanding of other professions' roles in patient care...
  7. ncbi request reprint A system factors analysis of "line, tube, and drain" incidents in the intensive care unit
    Dale M Needham
    Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1701-7. 2005
    ..To analyze the system factors related to "line, tube, and drain" (LTD) incidents in the intensive care unit (ICU)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Toward learning from patient safety reporting systems
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Crit Care 21:305-15. 2006
    ..To evaluate the frequency and type of factors involved in incidents reported to a patient safety reporting system and answer specific questions to enhance the value of PSRS data to improve patient safety...
  9. doi request reprint Using evidence, rigorous measurement, and collaboration to eliminate central catheter-associated bloodstream infections
    Melinda Sawyer
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:S292-8. 2010
    ..If successful, this program will be the first national quality improvement program in the United States with quantifiable and measurable goals...
  10. pmc Creating high reliability in health care organizations
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Surgery, and Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University, 1901 Thames Street, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1599-617. 2006
    ..The objective of this paper was to present a comprehensive approach to help health care organizations reliably deliver effective interventions...
  11. ncbi request reprint A system factors analysis of airway events from the Intensive Care Unit Safety Reporting System (ICUSRS)
    Dale M Needham
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, and Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:2227-33. 2004
    ..To evaluate the contributing and limiting factors for airway events reported in the Intensive Care Unit Safety Reporting System (ICUSRS) developed in partnership with the Society of Critical Care Medicine...
  12. doi request reprint Improving patient safety in intensive care units in Michigan
    Peter J Pronovost
    Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Crit Care 23:207-21. 2008
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  13. doi request reprint Collaborative cohort study of an intervention to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia in the intensive care unit
    Sean M Berenholtz
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32:305-14. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of a multifaceted intervention on compliance with evidence-based therapies and ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) rates...
  14. doi request reprint Eliminating central line-associated bloodstream infections: a national patient safety imperative
    Sean M Berenholtz
    Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35:56-62. 2014
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  15. pmc Creating the web-based intensive care unit safety reporting system
    Christine G Holzmueller
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe Street, Meyer 291, Baltimore, MD 21287 7294, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:130-9. 2005
    ..Qualitative and quantitative data are reported back to the ICU site study teams and frontline staff through monthly reports, case discussions, and a quarterly newsletter...
  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of the Leapfrog Group's intensive care unit physician staffing standard
    Peter Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Crit Care 22:89-96. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Developing process-support tools for patient safety: finding the balance between validity and feasibility
    Jill A Marsteller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:604-7, 561. 2008
    ..The Johns Hopkins Quality and Safety Research Group, which has developed many process-support tools--three of which are reported in this issue--describes its approach to tool development...
  18. pmc Sustaining reductions in catheter related bloodstream infections in Michigan intensive care units: observational study
    Peter J Pronovost
    Quality and Safety Research Group, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1909 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    BMJ 340:c309. 2010
    ..Design Collaborative cohort study to implement and evaluate interventions to improve patients' safety...
  19. ncbi request reprint Defining and measuring patient safety
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Surgery and Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 901 South Bond Street, Suite 318, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Crit Care Clin 21:1-19, vii. 2005
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  20. ncbi request reprint Operating room debriefings
    Martin A Makary
    Department of Surgery, The John Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:407-10, 357. 2006
    ..This tool helps assess factors that positively and negatively contributed to an adverse event, near miss, or inefficiency during an operation-or any procedure...
  21. doi request reprint Toward improving patient safety through voluntary peer-to-peer assessment
    Daniel W Hudson
    US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:201-9. 2012
    ..This article proposes creating and implementing a structured prospective P2P assessment model in health care, similar to that used in the nuclear power industry, to accelerate improvements in patient safety...
  22. doi request reprint A multicenter, phased, cluster-randomized controlled trial to reduce central line-associated bloodstream infections in intensive care units*
    Jill A Marsteller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 40:2933-9. 2012
    ..To determine the causal effects of an intervention proven effective in pre-post studies in reducing central line-associated bloodstream infections in the intensive care unit...
  23. ncbi request reprint The organization of intensive care unit physician services
    Peter J Pronovost
    School of Medicine, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 35:2256-61. 2007
    ..do not meet the Leapfrog Physician Staffing standard, and to describe ICU directors' perceptions of the quality of care in their unit...
  24. doi request reprint Pediatric safety incidents from an intensive care reporting system
    Julia Lynn Skapik
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Patient Saf 5:95-101. 2009
    ..This study examined the demographic factors, types of events, contributing system factors, and harm associated with incidents that occur in pediatric intensive care units...
  25. ncbi request reprint Intensive care unit safety incidents for medical versus surgical patients: a prospective multicenter study
    David J Sinopoli
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Crit Care 22:177-83. 2007
    ..The aim of this study is to determine if patient safety incidents and the system-related factors contributing to them systematically differ for medical versus surgical patients in intensive care units...
  26. ncbi request reprint Reducing defects in the use of interventions
    Peter J Pronovost
    Intensive Care Med 30:1505-7. 2004