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...
- 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. ..