Linda Searle Leach

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Surgical teams: role perspectives and role dynamics in the operating room
    Linda Searle Leach
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 24:81-90. 2011
  2. doi Rapid response teams: qualitative analysis of their effectiveness
    Linda Searle Leach
    School of Nursing, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6917, USA
    Am J Crit Care 22:198-210. 2013
  3. doi Improving patient safety to reduce preventable deaths: the case of a California safety net hospital
    Linda Searle Leach
    UCLA School of Nursing UCLA HealthSystem Patient Safety Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 34:64-76. 2012
  4. doi Assessing the performance of surgical teams
    Linda Searle Leach
    University of California Los Angeles, School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 34:29-41. 2009
  5. doi How RNs rescue patients: a qualitative study of RNs' perceived involvement in rapid response teams
    Linda Searle Leach
    UCLA School of Nursing, Los Angeles, California 90095 6917, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e13. 2010
  6. doi Development of a tool to assess risk for falls in women in hospital obstetric units
    Linh Heafner
    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Nurs Womens Health 17:98-107. 2013

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Publications6

  1. doi Surgical teams: role perspectives and role dynamics in the operating room
    Linda Searle Leach
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 24:81-90. 2011
    ..As the surgery unfolds, the surgeon's behaviours and interpersonal relations modify this environment and ultimately influence the degree of team work, team satisfaction and team performance...
  2. doi Rapid response teams: qualitative analysis of their effectiveness
    Linda Searle Leach
    School of Nursing, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6917, USA
    Am J Crit Care 22:198-210. 2013
    ..Although research has focused primarily on outcomes, studies of the actual team effectiveness within the teams from multiple perspectives have been limited...
  3. doi Improving patient safety to reduce preventable deaths: the case of a California safety net hospital
    Linda Searle Leach
    UCLA School of Nursing UCLA HealthSystem Patient Safety Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 34:64-76. 2012
    ..Using quality data from 2005 to 2010, findings from this patient safety innovation address RRT utilization, frequency of non-ICU code arrests, hospital mortality, and post-arrest survival outcomes...
  4. doi Assessing the performance of surgical teams
    Linda Searle Leach
    University of California Los Angeles, School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 34:29-41. 2009
    ..More information is needed about the challenges to effective team functioning in the operating room, the influence of working conditions, and the environmental context on surgical team performance...
  5. doi How RNs rescue patients: a qualitative study of RNs' perceived involvement in rapid response teams
    Linda Searle Leach
    UCLA School of Nursing, Los Angeles, California 90095 6917, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e13. 2010
    ..Our aims were to investigate how RNs rescue patients in hospitals where RRTs are in place...
  6. doi Development of a tool to assess risk for falls in women in hospital obstetric units
    Linh Heafner
    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Nurs Womens Health 17:98-107. 2013
    ..The Obstetric Fall Risk Assessment Systemâ„¢ is intended to improve safety among hospitalized women on obstetric units, using an assessment tool and scoring system to determine fall risk...