Kathryn M McDonald
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Patient safety strategies targeted at diagnostic errors: a systematic reviewKathryn M McDonald
Stanford Center for Health Policy Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
Ann Intern Med 158:381-9. 2013..Overall, the review showed a growing field of diagnostic error research and categorized and identified promising interventions that warrant evaluation in large studies across diverse settings...
- Assessment of a novel hybrid Delphi and Nominal Groups technique to evaluate quality indicatorsSheryl Davies
Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University CHP PCOR, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
Health Serv Res 46:2005-18. 2011..To test the implementation of a novel structured panel process in the evaluation of quality indicators...
- Simulation exercises as a patient safety strategy: a systematic reviewEric Schmidt
Stanford Center for Health Policy Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford University Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, California, USA
Ann Intern Med 158:426-32. 2013..Future studies would benefit from standardized reporting of simulation components and identification of robust patient safety targets...
- Expanding the uses of AHRQ's prevention quality indicators: validity from the clinician perspectiveSheryl Davies
Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
Med Care 49:679-85. 2011..Recently, interest has expanded to using the measures at the level of payer or large physician groups, including public reporting or pay-for-performance programs. However, the validity of these expanded applications is unknown...
- A systematic review of the care coordination measurement landscapeEllen M Schultz
Center for Health Policy and Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 13:119. 2013..We aimed to review and characterize existing measures of care coordination processes and identify areas of high and low density to guide future measure development...
- What context features might be important determinants of the effectiveness of patient safety practice interventions?Stephanie L Taylor
RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California, USA
BMJ Qual Saf 20:611-7. 2011..However, knowledge of which contextual features are important determinants of PSP effectiveness is limited and consensus is lacking on a taxonomy of which contexts matter...