David M Gaba

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The future vision of simulation in healthcare
    David M Gaba
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Simul Healthc 2:126-35. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Adapting space science methods for describing and planning research in simulation in healthcare: science traceability and Decadal Surveys
    David M Gaba
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Simul Healthc 7:27-31. 2012
  3. pmc The future vision of simulation in health care
    D M Gaba
    Center for Immersive and Simulation based Learning, Stanford University, Anesthesia Service, 112A, VA Palo Alto HCS, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:i2-10. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient safety: fatigue among clinicians and the safety of patients
    David M Gaba
    Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:1249-55. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Differences in safety climate between hospital personnel and naval aviators
    David M Gaba
    Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Hum Factors 45:173-85. 2003
  6. doi request reprint External validation of simulation-based assessments with other performance measures of third-year anesthesiology residents
    Seshadri C Mudumbai
    Anesthesia Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Simul Healthc 7:73-80. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving alertness and performance in emergency department physicians and nurses: the use of planned naps
    Rebecca Smith-Coggins
    Department of Surgery Emergency Medicine, Stanford University, 701 Welch Rd, Suite C, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1713, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:596-604, 604.e1-3. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' recognition of the Ohmeda Modulus II plus and Ohmeda Excel 210 SE anesthesia machine system mode and function
    Yasser A Sowb
    Patient Simulation Center of Innovation PSCI and Anesthesiology Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Simul Healthc 1:26-31. 2006
  9. pmc Trainee fatigue: are new limits on work hours enough?
    Steven K Howard
    Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, VA Palo Alto Health Care System and Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif 94304, USA
    CMAJ 170:975-6. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Use of medical simulation to explore equipment failures and human-machine interactions in anesthesia machine pipeline supply crossover
    Seshadri C Mudumbai
    Anesthesia Service, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:1292-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint The future vision of simulation in healthcare
    David M Gaba
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Simul Healthc 2:126-35. 2007
    ..The future of simulation in healthcare depends on the commitment and ingenuity of the healthcare simulation community to see that improved patient safety using this tool becomes a reality...
  2. doi request reprint Adapting space science methods for describing and planning research in simulation in healthcare: science traceability and Decadal Surveys
    David M Gaba
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Simul Healthc 7:27-31. 2012
    ..Decadal Surveys have unique characteristics, especially their extensive engagement with the research community, and their recommendations have generally been highly influential with policy-makers and legislators...
  3. pmc The future vision of simulation in health care
    D M Gaba
    Center for Immersive and Simulation based Learning, Stanford University, Anesthesia Service, 112A, VA Palo Alto HCS, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:i2-10. 2004
    ..The future of simulation in health care depends on the commitment and ingenuity of the health care simulation community to see that improved patient safety using this tool becomes a reality...
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient safety: fatigue among clinicians and the safety of patients
    David M Gaba
    Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:1249-55. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Differences in safety climate between hospital personnel and naval aviators
    David M Gaba
    Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Hum Factors 45:173-85. 2003
    ..Although further research on safety climate in health care is warranted, hospitals may need to make substantial changes to achieve a safety climate consistent with the status of high-reliability organizations...
  6. doi request reprint External validation of simulation-based assessments with other performance measures of third-year anesthesiology residents
    Seshadri C Mudumbai
    Anesthesia Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Simul Healthc 7:73-80. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that technical and nontechnical performance in the simulated environment is related to other various criterion measures, providing evidence to support the validity of the scores from the performance-based assessment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving alertness and performance in emergency department physicians and nurses: the use of planned naps
    Rebecca Smith-Coggins
    Department of Surgery Emergency Medicine, Stanford University, 701 Welch Rd, Suite C, Palo Alto, CA 94304 1713, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:596-604, 604.e1-3. 2006
    ..We examine whether a 40-minute nap opportunity at 3 AM can improve cognitive and psychomotor performance in physicians and nurses working 12-hour night shifts...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' recognition of the Ohmeda Modulus II plus and Ohmeda Excel 210 SE anesthesia machine system mode and function
    Yasser A Sowb
    Patient Simulation Center of Innovation PSCI and Anesthesiology Service, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Simul Healthc 1:26-31. 2006
    ..In this paper, we examined anesthesiologists' responses to the anesthesia machine (AM) in the "off" position during a simulated emergent cesarean section scenario...
  9. pmc Trainee fatigue: are new limits on work hours enough?
    Steven K Howard
    Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, VA Palo Alto Health Care System and Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif 94304, USA
    CMAJ 170:975-6. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Use of medical simulation to explore equipment failures and human-machine interactions in anesthesia machine pipeline supply crossover
    Seshadri C Mudumbai
    Anesthesia Service, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Anesth Analg 110:1292-6. 2010
    ..We present the use of an equipment malfunction simulation scenario, oxygen (O(2))/nitrous oxide (N(2)O) pipeline crossover, to probe residents' knowledge and their use of anesthetic equipment in a rapidly escalating crisis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Simulation study of rested versus sleep-deprived anesthesiologists
    Steven K Howard
    Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, VA Palo Alto Health Care System and Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94304, USA
    Anesthesiology 98:1345-55; discussion 5A. 2003
    ..The authors used a realistic simulation environment to study the effects of sleep deprivation on psychomotor and clinical performance, subjective and objective sleepiness, and mood...
  12. pmc The culture of safety: results of an organization-wide survey in 15 California hospitals
    S J Singer
    Center for Health Policy Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:112-8. 2003
    ..To understand fundamental attitudes towards patient safety culture and ways in which attitudes vary by hospital, job class, and clinical status...
  13. ncbi request reprint Time for a new paradigm in pediatric medical education: teaching neonatal resuscitation in a simulated delivery room environment
    L P Halamek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E45. 2000
    ..We developed a simulation-based training program in neonatal resuscitation (NeoSim) to bridge the gap between textbook and real life and to assess trainee satisfaction with the elements of this program...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assessment of clinical performance during simulated crises using both technical and behavioral ratings
    D M Gaba
    Anesthesiology Service, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, California 94304, USA
    Anesthesiology 89:8-18. 1998
    ..This study evaluated ratings of performance, and the interrater variability of the ratings, made by multiple independent observers viewing videotapes of simulated crises...
  15. ncbi request reprint Preliminary study of ergonomic behavior during simulated ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia using a head-mounted display
    Ankeet D Udani
    Department of Anesthesia, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 31:1277-80. 2012
    ..Head-mounted display technology may offer potential advantages during ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia...
  16. ncbi request reprint The risks and implications of excessive daytime sleepiness in resident physicians
    Steven K Howard
    Patient Safety Center of Inquiry, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, and the Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Acad Med 77:1019-25. 2002
    ..To assess the levels of physiologic and subjective sleepiness in residents in three conditions: (1) during a normal (baseline) work schedule, (2) after an in-hospital 24-hour on-call period, and (3) following a period of extended sleep...
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of cognitive aids in a simulated anesthetic crisis
    T Kyle Harrison
    Patient Simulation Center of Innovation at VA Palo Alto Health Care System and the Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94304, USA
    Anesth Analg 103:551-6. 2006
    ..We were able to show a strong correlation between the use of a cognitive aid and the correct treatment of MH...
  18. ncbi request reprint Anesthesia patient risk: a quantitative approach to organizational factors and risk management options
    M E Paté-Cornell
    Department of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, Stanford University, California 94305, USA
    Risk Anal 17:511-23. 1997
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  19. doi request reprint Improvement in coronary anastomosis with cardiac surgery simulation
    James I Fann
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 136:1486-91. 2008
    ..We evaluated distributed practice using a portable task station and experience on a beating-heart model in training coronary anastomosis...
  20. doi request reprint Patient safety climate in US hospitals: variation by management level
    Sara J Singer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Care 46:1149-56. 2008
    ..Strengthening hospital safety culture offers promise for reducing adverse events, but efforts to improve culture may not succeed if hospital managers perceive safety differently from frontline workers...
  21. pmc An overview of patient safety climate in the VA
    Christine W Hartmann
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, A VA Center of Excellence, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1263-84. 2008
    ..To assess variation in safety climate across VA hospitals nationally...
  22. ncbi request reprint What makes a "good" anesthesiologist?
    David M Gaba
    Anesthesiology 101:1061-3. 2004
  23. doi request reprint Differences in safety climate among hospital anesthesia departments and the effect of a realistic simulation-based training program
    Jeffrey B Cooper
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, RSL 335, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Anesth Analg 106:574-84, table of contents. 2008
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  24. ncbi request reprint Safety culture: is the "unit" the right "unit of analysis"?
    David M Gaba
    Crit Care Med 35:314-6. 2007
  25. doi request reprint Adaptive coordination in cardiac anaesthesia: a study of situational changes in coordination patterns using a new observation system
    T Manser
    Center for Organizational and Occupational Sciences, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    Ergonomics 51:1153-78. 2008
    ..Using a new observation system, it describes patterns employed by health care professionals in response to changing task demands in an acute patient care setting...
  26. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of hospitals for a safety climate study: facilitators and barriers
    Amy K Rosen
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Center of Excellence, Bedford, MA, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:275-84. 2008
    ..Factors affecting recruitment of 30 Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals into a study to evaluate perceptions of safety culture, or safety "climate," were examined...
  27. ncbi request reprint Two examples of how to evaluate the impact of new approaches to teaching
    David M Gaba
    Anesthesiology 96:1-2. 2002

Research Grants1

  1. Preparing rural and urban hospitals to improve safety culture through simulation
    David Gaba; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will also use multiple methods, including process measures and participant evaluations, to evaluate simulation qualitatively. ..