Paul J Sharek

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Affiliation: Stanford University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Best practice implementation: lessons learned from 20 partnerships
    Paul J Sharek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:16-26. 2007
  2. doi request reprint An intervention to decrease narcotic-related adverse drug events in children's hospitals
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e861-6. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of a rapid response team on hospital-wide mortality and code rates outside the ICU in a Children's Hospital
    Paul J Sharek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    JAMA 298:2267-74. 2007
  4. pmc Performance characteristics of a methodology to quantify adverse events over time in hospitalized patients
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital and Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:654-78. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint The incidence of adverse events and medical error in pediatrics
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94070, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 53:1067-77. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and development of potentially better practices to improve pain management of neonates
    Paul J Sharek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 118:S78-86. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Adverse events in the neonatal intensive care unit: development, testing, and findings of an NICU-focused trigger tool to identify harm in North American NICUs
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 700 Welch Rd, Suite 227, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1332-40. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Improved pain management in pediatric postoperative liver transplant patients using parental education and non-pharmacologic interventions
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 10:172-7. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Development, testing, and findings of a pediatric-focused trigger tool to identify medication-related harm in US children's hospitals
    Glenn S Takata
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e927-35. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and development of potentially better practices to prevent chronic lung disease and reduce lung injury in neonates
    Paul J Sharek
    Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e426-31. 2003

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Best practice implementation: lessons learned from 20 partnerships
    Paul J Sharek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford California, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:16-26. 2007
    ..Partnerships can facilitate effective implementation of best practices, but literature describing effective and ineffective strategies to address barriers to implementation in partnerships is lacking...
  2. doi request reprint An intervention to decrease narcotic-related adverse drug events in children's hospitals
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e861-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate collaborative-wide narcotic-related adverse drug event rates after a collection of expert panel-defined best practices was implemented...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of a rapid response team on hospital-wide mortality and code rates outside the ICU in a Children's Hospital
    Paul J Sharek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    JAMA 298:2267-74. 2007
    ..No published studies to date show significant reductions in mortality or cardiopulmonary arrests in pediatric inpatients...
  4. pmc Performance characteristics of a methodology to quantify adverse events over time in hospitalized patients
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital and Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:654-78. 2011
    ..To assess the performance characteristics of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement Global Trigger Tool (GTT) to determine its reliability for tracking local and national adverse event rates...
  5. ncbi request reprint The incidence of adverse events and medical error in pediatrics
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94070, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 53:1067-77. 2006
    ..This article discusses differences between error and harm, methods used to measure harm, and available evidence that identifies the incidence of adverse events in pediatric inpatients and outpatients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and development of potentially better practices to improve pain management of neonates
    Paul J Sharek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 118:S78-86. 2006
    ..The objective for this study was to use proven quality improvement methods to develop a process to improve neonatal pain management collaboratively...
  7. ncbi request reprint Adverse events in the neonatal intensive care unit: development, testing, and findings of an NICU-focused trigger tool to identify harm in North American NICUs
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 700 Welch Rd, Suite 227, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1332-40. 2006
    ..The purpose of this work was to develop a NICU-focused tool for adverse event detection and to describe the incidence of adverse events in NICUs identified by this tool...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improved pain management in pediatric postoperative liver transplant patients using parental education and non-pharmacologic interventions
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Pediatr Transplant 10:172-7. 2006
    ..No increases in lengths of stay (PICU, postoperative, total), time to extubation, or total cost were found...
  9. doi request reprint Development, testing, and findings of a pediatric-focused trigger tool to identify medication-related harm in US children's hospitals
    Glenn S Takata
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e927-35. 2008
    ..The purposes of this study were to develop a pediatric-focused tool for adverse drug event detection and describe the incidence and characteristics of adverse drug events in children's hospitals identified by this tool...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and development of potentially better practices to prevent chronic lung disease and reduce lung injury in neonates
    Paul J Sharek
    Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e426-31. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to develop and implement a process that uses quality improvement techniques to collaboratively improve CLD rates...
  11. doi request reprint Decrease in hospital-wide mortality rate after implementation of a commercially sold computerized physician order entry system
    Christopher A Longhurst
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Pediatrics 126:14-21. 2010
    ..Despite widespread enthusiasm for CPOE as a tool to help transform quality and patient safety, no published studies to date have associated CPOE implementation with significant reductions in hospital-wide mortality rates...
  12. doi request reprint Reducing mortality related to adverse events in children
    Andrew Y Shin
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Pediatr Clin North Am 59:1293-306. 2012
    ..Pediatric experiences with rapid response teams and preventing central-line infections parallel the published experience of adults, with promise to significantly reduce preventable pediatric mortality...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of an evidence-based hand washing policy on hand washing rates and false-positive coagulase negative staphylococcus blood and cerebrospinal fluid culture rates in a level III NICU
    Paul J Sharek
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Perinatol 22:137-43. 2002
    ..To determine the effect of implementing an evidence-based hand washing policy on between-patient hand washing compliance and on blood and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) culture rates in a level III neonatal intensive care unit (NICU)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Agreement among measures of asthma status: a prospective study of low-income children with moderate to severe asthma
    Paul J Sharek
    Division of General Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Pediatrics 110:797-804. 2002
    ..Understanding the relationship between these measures may facilitate more parsimonious and valid evaluation strategies without loss of information...
  15. ncbi request reprint Integrating the home management plan of care for children with asthma into an electronic medical record
    Shilpa J Patel
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:359-65. 2012
    ..A user-friendly electronic medical record (EMR)-generated HMPC was developed and implemented at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (LPCH) Palo Alto, California, an HPMC needed to be completed before entry of an inpatient discharge order...
  16. doi request reprint A clinical case of electronic health record drug alert fatigue: consequences for patient outcome
    C William Carspecken
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1970-3. 2013
    ..Subsequently, evidence-based allergy alerting changes were made to the hospital's system. Incorporating clinical evidence in electronic drug allergy alerting systems remains challenging, especially in pediatric settings...
  17. doi request reprint Improving communication in a pediatric intensive care unit using daily patient goal sheets
    Swati Agarwal
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Crit Care 23:227-35. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to determine if a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) daily patient goal sheet would improve communication between health care providers and decrease length of stay (LOS)...
  18. pmc A quality improvement project to increase breast milk use in very low birth weight infants
    Henry C Lee
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0734, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e1679-87. 2012
    ..To evaluate a multihospital collaborative designed to increase breast milk feeding in premature infants...
  19. ncbi request reprint Simulation-based medical error disclosure training for pediatric healthcare professionals
    Karen I Wayman
    Lucile Packard Children s Hospital, Stanford, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 29:12-9. 2007
    ..Ratings of setting "realism" and simulation effectiveness were high (21 out of 25 composite score). Findings provide preliminary support for further research on simulation-based disclosure training for healthcare professionals...
  20. 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...
  21. ncbi request reprint Implementation and case-study results of potentially better practices to improve pain management of neonates
    Alston E Dunbar
    Division of Neonatology, Woman s Hospital, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
    Pediatrics 118:S87-94. 2006
    ..Collaborative quality improvement techniques were used to facilitate local quality improvement in the management of pain in infants. Several case studies are presented to highlight this process...
  22. ncbi request reprint Implementing potentially better practices to reduce lung injury in neonates
    Kelly Burch
    St John s Mercy Medical Center, St Louis, Missouri 63141, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e432-6. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to identify and assess implementation strategies that facilitate quality improvements in the respiratory care of extremely low birth weight infants...
  23. 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...