Alexander F Arriaga

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The better colectomy project: association of evidence-based best-practice adherence rates to outcomes in colorectal surgery
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Surg 250:507-13. 2009
  2. doi request reprint A policy-based intervention for the reduction of communication breakdowns in inpatient surgical care: results from a Harvard surgical safety collaborative
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Surg 253:849-54. 2011
  3. pmc Protecting patients from an unsafe system: the etiology and recovery of intraoperative deviations in care
    Yue Yung Hu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Surg 256:203-10. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Simulation-based trial of surgical-crisis checklists
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:246-53. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Deconstructing intraoperative communication failures
    Yue Yung Hu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Surg Res 177:37-42. 2012
  6. doi request reprint War stories: a qualitative analysis of narrative teaching strategies in the operating room
    Yue Yung Hu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg 203:63-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Pilot testing of a model for insurer-driven, large-scale multicenter simulation training for operating room teams
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Surgery, Boston, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain, and Perioperative Medicine, Boston, MA Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston, MA Ariadne Labs, Boston, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Boston MA Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Boston, MA The Center for Medical Simulation, Cambridge, MA Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Boston, MA Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Carl J Shapiro Simulation and Skills Center, Boston, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, STRATUS Center for Medical Simulation, Boston, MA Boston Children s Hospital, Department of Anesthesia, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Boston, MA Boston Children s Hospital Simulator Program, Boston, MA Risk Management Foundation of the Harvard Medical Institutions CRICO RMF, Cambridge, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Medicine, Boston, MA University of Rochester, Department of Surgery, Rochester, NY Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, UK
    Ann Surg 259:403-10. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Surgery at the end of life: a pilot study comparing decedents and survivors at a tertiary care center
    Caryn S Barnet
    Fellow in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Resident in Anesthesiology, Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Associate Professor of Anaesthesia, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Center for Surgery and Public Health Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health and Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital Associate Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital Center for Surgery and Public Health and Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health
    Anesthesiology 119:796-801. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Crisis checklists for the operating room: development and pilot testing
    John E Ziewacz
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:212-217.e10. 2011
  10. pmc Postgame analysis: using video-based coaching for continuous professional development
    Yue Yung Hu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:115-24. 2012

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint The better colectomy project: association of evidence-based best-practice adherence rates to outcomes in colorectal surgery
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Surg 250:507-13. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether adherence to evidence-based best practices in colorectal surgery predicts improved postoperative outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint A policy-based intervention for the reduction of communication breakdowns in inpatient surgical care: results from a Harvard surgical safety collaborative
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Surg 253:849-54. 2011
    ..To develop and evaluate an intervention to reduce breakdowns in communication during inpatient surgical care...
  3. pmc Protecting patients from an unsafe system: the etiology and recovery of intraoperative deviations in care
    Yue Yung Hu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Surg 256:203-10. 2012
    ..To understand the etiology and resolution of unanticipated events in the operating room (OR)...
  4. doi request reprint Simulation-based trial of surgical-crisis checklists
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    N Engl J Med 368:246-53. 2013
    ..Successful management is difficult and complex. We sought to evaluate a tool to improve adherence to evidence-based best practices during such events...
  5. doi request reprint Deconstructing intraoperative communication failures
    Yue Yung Hu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Surg Res 177:37-42. 2012
    ..Communication failure is a common contributor to adverse events. We sought to characterize communication failures during complex operations...
  6. doi request reprint War stories: a qualitative analysis of narrative teaching strategies in the operating room
    Yue Yung Hu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg 203:63-8. 2012
    ..War stories" are commonplace in surgical education, yet little is known about their purpose, construct, or use in the education of trainees...
  7. doi request reprint Pilot testing of a model for insurer-driven, large-scale multicenter simulation training for operating room teams
    Alexander F Arriaga
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Surgery, Boston, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology, Pain, and Perioperative Medicine, Boston, MA Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston, MA Ariadne Labs, Boston, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, Center for Surgery and Public Health, Boston MA Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Boston, MA The Center for Medical Simulation, Cambridge, MA Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Boston, MA Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Carl J Shapiro Simulation and Skills Center, Boston, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, STRATUS Center for Medical Simulation, Boston, MA Boston Children s Hospital, Department of Anesthesia, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Boston, MA Boston Children s Hospital Simulator Program, Boston, MA Risk Management Foundation of the Harvard Medical Institutions CRICO RMF, Cambridge, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Medicine, Boston, MA University of Rochester, Department of Surgery, Rochester, NY Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, UK
    Ann Surg 259:403-10. 2014
    ..To test the feasibility of implementing a standardized teamwork training program with full operating room teams in multiple institutions, driven by malpractice insurer support and incentives...
  8. doi request reprint Surgery at the end of life: a pilot study comparing decedents and survivors at a tertiary care center
    Caryn S Barnet
    Fellow in Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Resident in Anesthesiology, Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Associate Professor of Anaesthesia, Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Center for Surgery and Public Health Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health and Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital Associate Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School, Department of Anesthesiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital Center for Surgery and Public Health and Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health
    Anesthesiology 119:796-801. 2013
    ..This study was performed to determine types of operations patients undergo in their terminal year, and compare characteristics of decedents with those of survivors...
  9. doi request reprint Crisis checklists for the operating room: development and pilot testing
    John E Ziewacz
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:212-217.e10. 2011
    ..Because operating room crises are rare events, failure to adhere to critical management steps is common. We sought to develop and pilot a tool to improve adherence to lifesaving measures during operating room crises...
  10. pmc Postgame analysis: using video-based coaching for continuous professional development
    Yue Yung Hu
    Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:115-24. 2012
    ..We describe a pilot study of a scalable video-based intervention, providing individualized feedback on intraoperative performance...