M C Wright
Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
- Effects of automation of information-processing functions on teamworkMelanie C Wright
Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3094, Durham, NC, 27710, USA
Hum Factors 47:50-66. 2005..Decision-making automation may provide benefits in more limited contexts. Applications of this research include the design and evaluation of automation in team environments...
- Objective measures of situation awareness in a simulated medical environmentM C Wright
Department of Anesthesiology and Duke University Human Simulation and Patient Safety Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710 USA
Qual Saf Health Care 13:i65-71. 2004..Analysis and interpretation of SA data for both individual and team performance in health care are also presented...
- The use of high-fidelity human patient simulation as an evaluative tool in the development of clinical research protocols and proceduresMelanie C Wright
Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Contemp Clin Trials 26:646-59. 2005..Human patient simulation can provide a context for informal expert evaluation of clinical protocol design and for formal "rehearsal" to evaluate the efficacy of procedures and support tools...
- Time of day effects on the incidence of anesthetic adverse eventsM C Wright
Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 15:258-63. 2006..We hypothesized that time of day of surgery would influence the incidence of anesthetic adverse events (AEs)...
- Assessing teamwork in medical education and practice: relating behavioural teamwork ratings and clinical performanceMelanie C Wright
Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Med Teach 31:30-8. 2009..However, there is little experimental evidence to support a relationship between observer ratings of teamwork skills and objective measures of clinical performance...
- Adaptive automation of human-machine system information-processing functionsDavid B Kaber
North Carolina State University, Department of Industrial Engineering, 328 Riddick Labs, Raleigh, NC, 27695 7906, USA
Hum Factors 47:730-41. 2005..Potential applications of this research include the design of automation to support air traffic controller information processing...
- Preliminary report on the use of high-fidelity simulation in the training of study coordinators conducting a clinical research protocolJeffrey M Taekman
Department of Anesthesia, Box 3094, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Anesth Analg 99:521-7, table of contents. 2004..Simulation exercises should be considered when training study coordinators for clinical research trials...
- The impact of advanced technologies on treatment deviations in radiation treatment deliveryLawrence B Marks
Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 69:1579-86. 2007..To assess the impact of new technologies on deviation rates in radiation therapy (RT)...
- Departures from the protocol during conduct of a clinical trial: a pattern from the data record consistent with a learning curveJ M Taekman
Department of Anesthesiology, Duke University Medical Center, Box 3094, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 19:405-10. 2010..The VALsartan In Acute myocardial iNfarcTion, a large multinational, pragmatic, randomised, double-blind, multicentre trial, was retrospectively evaluated for evidence of research conduct consistent with a performance "learning curve"...