Christopher P Landrigan

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc US public opinion regarding proposed limits on resident physician work hours
    Alexander B Blum
    Department of Health and Evidence Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Med 8:33. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Temporal trends in rates of patient harm resulting from medical care
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:2124-34. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Variation in pediatric hospitalists' use of proven and unproven therapies: a study from the Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings (PRIS) network
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:292-8. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Effects of the accreditation council for graduate medical education duty hour limits on sleep, work hours, and safety
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 122:250-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of reducing interns' work hours on serious medical errors in intensive care units
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:1838-48. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of health care provider work hours and sleep deprivation on safety and performance
    Steven W Lockley
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:7-18. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The Critical Care Safety Study: The incidence and nature of adverse events and serious medical errors in intensive care
    Jeffrey M Rothschild
    Divisions of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1694-700. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Effective implementation of work-hour limits and systemic improvements
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:19-29. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Variations in management of common inpatient pediatric illnesses: hospitalists and community pediatricians
    Patrick H Conway
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 118:441-7. 2006
  10. pmc Rates of medication errors among depressed and burnt out residents: prospective cohort study
    Amy M Fahrenkopf
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 336:488-91. 2008

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. pmc US public opinion regarding proposed limits on resident physician work hours
    Alexander B Blum
    Department of Health and Evidence Policy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Med 8:33. 2010
    ..In 2008, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) recommended a reduction in resident physician work hours. We sought to assess the American public perspective on this issue...
  2. doi request reprint Temporal trends in rates of patient harm resulting from medical care
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:2124-34. 2010
    ..In the 10 years since publication of the Institute of Medicine's report To Err Is Human, extensive efforts have been undertaken to improve patient safety. The success of these efforts remains unclear...
  3. doi request reprint Variation in pediatric hospitalists' use of proven and unproven therapies: a study from the Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings (PRIS) network
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:292-8. 2008
    ..While care in pediatric hospitalist systems has been demonstrated to be efficient, neither the quality of care nor determinants of variation in pediatric hospitalist systems are well understood...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of the accreditation council for graduate medical education duty hour limits on sleep, work hours, and safety
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 122:250-8. 2008
    ..Our goal was to determine whether work hours, sleep, and safety changed after implementation of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education standards...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of reducing interns' work hours on serious medical errors in intensive care units
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:1838-48. 2004
    ..Although sleep deprivation has been shown to impair neurobehavioral performance, few studies have measured its effects on medical errors...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of health care provider work hours and sleep deprivation on safety and performance
    Steven W Lockley
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:7-18. 2007
    ..They also report making 300% more fatigue-related medical errors that lead to a patient's death...
  7. ncbi request reprint The Critical Care Safety Study: The incidence and nature of adverse events and serious medical errors in intensive care
    Jeffrey M Rothschild
    Divisions of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Crit Care Med 33:1694-700. 2005
    ..We sought to study the incidence and nature of adverse events and serious errors in the critical care setting...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effective implementation of work-hour limits and systemic improvements
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:19-29. 2007
    ..Sleep deprivation, ubiquitous among nurses and physicians, recently has been shown to greatly increase rates of serious medical errors and occupational injuries among health care workers in the United States...
  9. ncbi request reprint Variations in management of common inpatient pediatric illnesses: hospitalists and community pediatricians
    Patrick H Conway
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 118:441-7. 2006
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  10. pmc Rates of medication errors among depressed and burnt out residents: prospective cohort study
    Amy M Fahrenkopf
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    BMJ 336:488-91. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of depression and burnout among residents in paediatrics and to establish if a relation exists between these disorders and medication errors...
  11. doi request reprint Pediatric residents' perspectives on reducing work hours and lengthening residency: a national survey
    Mary Beth Gordon
    aDivision of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 130:99-107. 2012
    ..Program directors tend to oppose further restrictions; however, residents' views are unclear. We sought to determine whether residents support these proposals, and if so why...
  12. ncbi request reprint Recovery from medical errors: the critical care nursing safety net
    Jeffrey M Rothschild
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:63-72. 2006
    ..Patient surveillance and preventing errors from harming patients represent essential nursing responsibilities but have received relatively little study...
  13. pmc Does simulator-based clinical performance correlate with actual hospital behavior? The effect of extended work hours on patient care provided by medical interns
    James A Gordon
    Gilbert Program in Medical Simulation, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Med 85:1583-8. 2010
    ..This study explored whether the effects of extended work hours on clinical performance, as reported in prior hospital-based studies, could be observed in a simulator-based testing environment...
  14. doi request reprint Risks of complications by attending physicians after performing nighttime procedures
    Jeffrey M Rothschild
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120 1613, USA
    JAMA 302:1565-72. 2009
    ..Few data exist on the relationships between experienced physicians' work hours and sleep, and patient safety...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pediatric hospitalists: a systematic review of the literature
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1736-44. 2006
    ..Systematic reviews have demonstrated consistently decreased length of stay and costs in internal medicine hospitalist systems. Systematic reviews of pediatric hospitalist systems have not been conducted...
  16. ncbi request reprint When policy meets physiology: the challenge of reducing resident work hours
    Steven W Lockley
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 449:116-27. 2006
    ..An evidence-based approach is needed to minimize the well-documented risk that current work hour practices confer on resident health and patient safety while optimizing education and continuity of care...
  17. ncbi request reprint Preventable adverse events in infants hospitalized with bronchiolitis
    Sarah C McBride
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 116:603-8. 2005
    ..To determine the incidence of preventable adverse events (AEs) and near misses (NMs) among infants hospitalized for bronchiolitis at a pediatric tertiary care hospital and the impact of these errors on hospital length of stay (LOS)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Interns' compliance with accreditation council for graduate medical education work-hour limits
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Harvard Work Hours, Health and Safety Group, Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 296:1063-70. 2006
    ..The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) introduced duty-hour standards in 2003 to reduce work hours...
  19. doi request reprint Sleep disorders, health, and safety in police officers
    Shantha M W Rajaratnam
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 306:2567-78. 2011
    ..Sleep disorders often remain undiagnosed. Untreated sleep disorders among police officers may adversely affect their health and safety and pose a risk to the public...
  20. doi request reprint Effects of a night-team system on resident sleep and work hours
    Kao Ping Chua
    Harvard Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 128:1142-7. 2011
    ..Of note, resident staffing at night decreased under this system. The objective of this study was to assess the effects of this system on resident sleep and work hours...
  21. ncbi request reprint Impact of a health maintenance organization hospitalist system in academic pediatrics
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 110:720-8. 2002
    ..We wanted to determine whether a health maintenance organization's (HMO's) implementation of a pediatric hospitalist system affected LOS, costs, mortality, readmission rate, follow-up rate, and parents' ratings of care...
  22. ncbi request reprint Effect of reducing interns' weekly work hours on sleep and attentional failures
    Steven W Lockley
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:1829-37. 2004
    ....
  23. doi request reprint The effect of physician sleep deprivation on patient safety in perinatal-neonatal medicine
    Akindele Majekodunmi
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:43-8. 2012
    ..This review will discuss what is known about how provider sleep deprivation may impact perinatal and neonatal medicine and will discuss ongoing research questions that must be addressed to guide future improvement efforts...
  24. doi request reprint Unit-based care teams and the frequency and quality of physician-nurse communications
    Mary Beth Gordon
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:424-8. 2011
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral, health, and safety consequences associated with shift work in safety-sensitive professions
    Laura K Barger
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 221 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 9:155-64. 2009
    ..Comprehensive fatigue management programs that include education, screening for common sleep disorders, and appropriate interventions need to be developed to minimize these negative consequences associated with shift work...
  26. doi request reprint Surgeon fatigue: a prospective analysis of the incidence, risk, and intervals of predicted fatigue-related impairment in residents
    Frank McCormick
    Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02494, USA
    Arch Surg 147:430-5. 2012
    ..A novel approach to identify at-risk periods among orthopedic surgical residents may direct fatigue risk mitigation and facilitate targeted interventions...
  27. pmc Effects of reducing or eliminating resident work shifts over 16 hours: a systematic review
    Adam C Levine
    Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women s and Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sleep 33:1043-53. 2010
    ..The Institute of Medicine (IOM) has called for the elimination of resident work shifts exceeding 16 hours without sleep. We sought to comprehensively evaluate the effects of eliminating or reducing shifts over 16 hours...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of a pediatric hospitalist system on housestaff education and experience
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Main 10E, Room 1032 2, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:877-83. 2002
    ..To determine the effect of a pediatric hospitalist system on housestaff education and experience...
  29. ncbi request reprint Prioritizing strategies for preventing medication errors and adverse drug events in pediatric inpatients
    Elizabeth B Fortescue
    Department of Medicine, Quality Improvement, and Risk Management, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 111:722-9. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to classify the major types of medication errors in pediatric inpatients and to determine which strategies might most effectively prevent them...
  30. ncbi request reprint The safety of inpatient pediatrics: preventing medical errors and injuries among hospitalized children
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Inpatient Pediatrics Service, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 52:979-93, vii. 2005
    ..The article also discusses strategies proven effective in reducing medical errors and some of the barriers to implementing these strategies that must be overcome...
  31. doi request reprint Building physician work hour regulations from first principles and best evidence
    Kevin G Volpp
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Veterans Administration Hospital, and Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    JAMA 300:1197-9. 2008
  32. ncbi request reprint Senior resident autonomy in a pediatric hospitalist system
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:206-7. 2003
  33. pmc Effect of intern's consecutive work hours on safety, medical education and professionalism
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Crit Care 9:528-30; author reply 528-30. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint A shift for the better
    Craig M Lilly
    Chest 128:3787-8. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Pediatric hospitalists: report of a leadership conference
    Patricia S Lye
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Research Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1122-30. 2006
    ..To summarize a meeting of academic pediatric hospitalists and to describe the current state of the field...
  36. ncbi request reprint Complications in infants hospitalized for bronchiolitis or respiratory syncytial virus pneumonia
    Douglas F Willson
    PICU and the Division of Pediatric Critical Care, University of Virginia Children s Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Pediatr 143:S142-9. 2003
    ..To characterize complications among infants hospitalized for bronchiolitis or respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Impact of a hospitalist system on length of stay and cost for children with common conditions
    Rajendu Srivastava
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, 100 N Medical Dr, Primary Children s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84113, USA
    Pediatrics 120:267-74. 2007
    ..This study examined mechanisms of efficiency in a managed care hospitalist system on length of stay and total costs for common pediatric conditions...
  38. doi request reprint Effect of computer order entry on prevention of serious medication errors in hospitalized children
    Kathleen E Walsh
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School UMass Memorial Medical Center, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e421-7. 2008
    ..Our objective was to evaluate comprehensively the effect of computerized physician order entry on the rate of inpatient pediatric medication errors...
  39. ncbi request reprint Assessing procedural skills training in pediatric residency programs
    Michael G Gaies
    Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, C S Mott Children s Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0204, USA
    Pediatrics 120:715-22. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the opinions of pediatric program directors regarding procedural skills training of pediatric residents...