Karen C Nanji
Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- The effect of an olfactory and visual cue on realism and engagement in a health care simulation experienceKaren C Nanji
Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Simul Healthc 8:143-7. 2013..The purpose of this study was to determine whether an isolated visual and olfactory sensory change to the simulation environment affects the subjects' perceptions of realism during simulation cases...
- Overarching goals: a strategy for improving healthcare quality and safety?Karen C Nanji
Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
BMJ Qual Saf 22:187-93. 2013..This review examines the merits and cautions of setting overarching quality goals to catalyse quality improvement efforts, and assists healthcare organisations with determining whether to adopt these goals...
- Errors associated with outpatient computerized prescribing systemsKaren C Nanji
Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:767-73. 2011..To report the frequency, types, and causes of errors associated with outpatient computer-generated prescriptions, and to develop a framework to classify these errors to determine which strategies have greatest potential for preventing them...
- Are we heeding the warning signs? Examining providers' overrides of computerized drug-drug interaction alerts in primary careSarah P Slight
The Center for Patient Safety Research and Practice, Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health, The University of Durham, Stockton on Tees, Durham, United Kingdom Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e85071. 2013..Computerized physician order entry with decision support can alert providers to potential prescribing errors. However, too many alerts can result in providers ignoring and overriding clinically important ones...
- Overcoming barriers to the implementation of a pharmacy bar code scanning system for medication dispensing: a case studyKaren C Nanji
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 3 F 1620 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02120, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:645-50. 2009..Staff resistance was addressed through clear communication, identifying champions, emphasizing new information provided by the system, and facilitating collaboration...
- Overrides of clinical decision support alerts in primary care clinicsSarah P Slight
Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 192:923. 2013..Physicians overrode more than half of CDS medication alerts, with formulary, age-based, and renal substitutions the most likely. Many drug-drug and drug-allergy interactions overridden had the potential to cause patient harm. ..