Patricia C Dykes

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Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Building Linkages between Nursing Care and Improved Patient Outcomes: The Role of Health Information Technology
    Patricia C Dykes
    Center for Patient Safety, Research and Practice, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Online J Issues Nurs 18:4. 2013
  2. doi Building and testing a patient-centric electronic bedside communication center
    Patricia C Dykes
    Harvard Medical School, MA, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 39:15-9. 2013
  3. doi Recovered Medical Error Inventory
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners Health Care System, Information Systems, Boston, MA 02481, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 42:314-8. 2010
  4. pmc Why do patients in acute care hospitals fall? Can falls be prevented?
    Patricia C Dykes
    Nursing Informatics and Research, Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Nurs Adm 39:299-304. 2009
  5. ncbi Validation of the Impact of Health Information Technology (I-HIT) Scale: an international collaborative
    Patricia C Dykes
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 146:618-22. 2009
  6. doi Medical errors recovered by critical care nurses
    Patricia C Dykes
    Nursing Informatics and Research, Partners HealthCare System, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Nurs Adm 40:241-6. 2010
  7. pmc Development and psychometric evaluation of the Impact of Health Information Technology (I-HIT) scale
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners HealthCare, Clinical Informatics Research and Development, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:507-14. 2007
  8. pmc Fall prevention in acute care hospitals: a randomized trial
    Patricia C Dykes
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Partners HealthCare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    JAMA 304:1912-8. 2010
  9. pmc Scales for assessing self-efficacy of nurses and assistants for preventing falls
    Patricia C Dykes
    Nursing Informatics and Research Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adv Nurs 67:438-49. 2011
  10. pmc Clinical practice guideline adherence before and after implementation of the HEARTFELT (HEART Failure Effectiveness & Leadership Team) intervention
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 20:306-14. 2005

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  1. ncbi Building Linkages between Nursing Care and Improved Patient Outcomes: The Role of Health Information Technology
    Patricia C Dykes
    Center for Patient Safety, Research and Practice, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Online J Issues Nurs 18:4. 2013
    ..The conclusion addresses the implications of the current state of health IT and identifies areas for further nursing research. ..
  2. doi Building and testing a patient-centric electronic bedside communication center
    Patricia C Dykes
    Harvard Medical School, MA, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 39:15-9. 2013
    ....
  3. doi Recovered Medical Error Inventory
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners Health Care System, Information Systems, Boston, MA 02481, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 42:314-8. 2010
    ..To describe the development and psychometric testing of the Recovered Medical Error Inventory (RMEI)...
  4. pmc Why do patients in acute care hospitals fall? Can falls be prevented?
    Patricia C Dykes
    Nursing Informatics and Research, Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Nurs Adm 39:299-304. 2009
    ..Obtain the views of nurses and assistants as to why patients in acute care hospitals fall...
  5. ncbi Validation of the Impact of Health Information Technology (I-HIT) Scale: an international collaborative
    Patricia C Dykes
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 146:618-22. 2009
    ..Five out of six teams have initiated reliability testing by practicing nurses. This paper reports the international collaborative's validation of the I-HIT Scale completed to date...
  6. doi Medical errors recovered by critical care nurses
    Patricia C Dykes
    Nursing Informatics and Research, Partners HealthCare System, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Nurs Adm 40:241-6. 2010
    ..We studied the type, frequency, and potential harm of recovered medical errors reported by critical care registered nurses (CCRNs) during the previous year...
  7. pmc Development and psychometric evaluation of the Impact of Health Information Technology (I-HIT) scale
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners HealthCare, Clinical Informatics Research and Development, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:507-14. 2007
    ..I-HIT was designed to measure the perception of nurses regarding the ways in which HIT influences interdisciplinary communication and workflow patterns and nurses' satisfaction with HIT applications and tools...
  8. pmc Fall prevention in acute care hospitals: a randomized trial
    Patricia C Dykes
    Brigham and Women s Hospital Partners HealthCare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    JAMA 304:1912-8. 2010
    ..Hospitalization further increases risk, yet no evidence exists to support short-stay hospital-based fall prevention strategies to reduce patient falls...
  9. pmc Scales for assessing self-efficacy of nurses and assistants for preventing falls
    Patricia C Dykes
    Nursing Informatics and Research Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Adv Nurs 67:438-49. 2011
    ..This paper is a report of the development and testing of the Self-Efficacy for Preventing Falls Nurse and Assistant scales...
  10. pmc Clinical practice guideline adherence before and after implementation of the HEARTFELT (HEART Failure Effectiveness & Leadership Team) intervention
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 20:306-14. 2005
    ..The multifaceted HEARTFELT intervention is promising for its potential to integrate evidence at the point of care, to reduce unwarranted variation in practice, and ultimately to improve the outcomes of individuals with HF...
  11. pmc Fall TIPS: strategies to promote adoption and use of a fall prevention toolkit
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:153-7. 2009
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  12. pmc Content and functional specifications for a standards-based multidisciplinary rounding tool to maintain continuity across acute and critical care
    Sarah Collins
    Clinical Informatics Partners eCare, Partners HealthCare, Wellesley, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:438-47. 2014
    ..A number of locally developed rounding tools exist, yet there is a lack of standard content and functional specifications for electronic tools to support MDRs within and across settings...
  13. doi The frequency of inappropriate nonformulary medication alert overrides in the inpatient setting
    Qoua L Her
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, One Brigham Circle, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 23:924-33. 2016
    ..Experts suggest that formulary alerts at the time of medication order entry are the most effective form of clinical decision support to automate formulary management...
  14. pmc Fall TIP: validation of icons to communicate fall risk status and tailored interventions to prevent patient falls
    Ann C Hurley
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Center for Nursing Excellence, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 146:455-9. 2009
    ....
  15. pmc Care coordination gaps due to lack of interoperability in the United States: a qualitative study and literature review
    Lipika Samal
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont St, Suite OBC 03 02V, Boston, MA, 02120, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 16:143. 2016
    ....
  16. pmc Strategies for Managing Mobile Devices for Use by Hospitalized Inpatients
    Patricia C Dykes
    Center for Patient Safety, Research and Practice, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2015:522-31. 2015
    ..We relate the strategies that we used for managing mobile devices and lessons learned based on our experiences. ..
  17. doi The effect of provider characteristics on the responses to medication-related decision support alerts
    Insook Cho
    The Center for Patient Safety Research and Practice, Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA Nursing Department, Inha University, Incheon, South Korea Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Int J Med Inform 84:630-9. 2015
    ....
  18. pmc A patient-centered longitudinal care plan: vision versus reality
    Patricia C Dykes
    Center for Patient Safety, Research, and Practice, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:1082-90. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the current state of communication of LCPs across settings and levels of care...
  19. pmc A pilot study to explore the feasibility of using theClinical Care Classification System for developing a reliable costing method for nursing services
    Patricia C Dykes
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2013:364-71. 2013
    ..We found that the simple cost-to-time method was more accurate and more transparent in its derivation than the RVU method and may support a more consistent and reliable approach for costing nursing services. ..
  20. doi An electronic fall prevention toolkit: effect on documentation quality
    Diane L Carroll
    Yvonne L Munn Center for Nursing Research, Institute for Patient Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Nurs Res 61:309-13. 2012
    ....
  21. doi A model of recovering medical errors in the coronary care unit
    Ann C Hurley
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Department of Nursing, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Heart Lung 37:219-26. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the thoughts, interpersonal processes, and actions used by nurses who had recently intervened to protect coronary care unit (CCU) patients from potential medical errors...
  22. doi A web-based, patient-centered toolkit to engage patients and caregivers in the acute care setting: a preliminary evaluation
    Anuj K Dalal
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 23:80-7. 2016
    ..The average system usability scores and satisfaction ratings of a sample of surveyed enrollees were favorable. From analysis of feedback, we identified barriers to adoption and outlined strategies to promote use...
  23. doi Development of an algorithm to assess appropriateness of overriding alerts for nonformulary medications in a computerized prescriber-order-entry system
    Qoua L Her
    Qoua L Her, Pharm D, M S, M Sc, is Pharmacy Informatics and Outcomes Research Fellow, MCPHS University School of Pharmacy Boston and Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital BWH, Boston, MA Diane L Seger, B S Pharm, is Senior Pharmaco Informatics Specialist, Clinical and Quality Analysis, Information Systems, Partners HealthCare System, Inc, Wellesley, MA Mary G Amato, Pharm D, M P H, is Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, MCPHS University, Boston Patrick E Beeler, M D, is Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, BWH, and Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School, Boston Olivia Dalleur, M Pharm, Ph D, is Research Associate in Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, BWH, Olabisi Onabanjo University
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 73:e34-45. 2016
    ..An algorithm for assessing the appropriateness of physician overrides of clinical decision support alerts triggered by nonformulary medication (NFM) requests is described...
  24. pmc Leveraging standards to support patient-centric interdisciplinary plans of care
    Patricia C Dykes
    Center for Nursing Excellence, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:356-63. 2011
    ..Our pilot work suggests that existing standards provide a foundation for adoption and implementation of patient-centric plans of care that are consistent with federal requirements...
  25. doi Bedside information technology to support patient-centered care
    Christine A Caligtan
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA 02481, USA
    Int J Med Inform 81:442-51. 2012
    ..The purpose of our research was to identify the essential data elements that will be used to define requirements for a useful bedside communication tool in the acute care hospital setting...
  26. pmc Patients' perspectives of falling while in an acute care hospital and suggestions for prevention
    Diane L Carroll
    Institute for Patient Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, POB 429, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 23:238-41. 2010
    ..Patients asked to be included in fall risk communication and asked to be part of the team to prevent them from falling. Nurses need to share a consistent and clear message that they are there for patient safety...
  27. pmc Tailored prevention of inpatient falls: development and usability testing of the fall TIPS toolkit
    Lyubov Zuyev
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:93-100. 2011
    ..The next step is implementation of the fall prevention toolkit on the pilot testing units...
  28. pmc Clinical Workflow Observations to Identify Opportunities for Nurse, Physicians and Patients to Share a Patient-centered Plan of Care
    Sarah A Collins
    Partners HealthCare Systems, Wellesley, MA Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2014:414-23. 2014
    ..Integration of nurses and physicians plan of care activities into a shared plan of care is a feasible and valuable step toward interprofessional teams that effectively engage patients in plan of care activities. ..
  29. pmc Provider variation in responses to warnings: do the same providers run stop signs repeatedly?
    Patrick E Beeler
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Research Center for Medical Informatics, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 23:e93-8. 2016
    ..Variation in the use of tests and treatments has been demonstrated to be substantial between providers and geographic regions. This study assessed variation between outpatient providers in overriding electronic prescribing warnings...
  30. pmc Participatory Design and Development of a Patient-centered Toolkit to Engage Hospitalized Patients and Care Partners in their Plan of Care
    Patricia C Dykes
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2014:486-95. 2014
    ....
  31. pmc A case control study to improve accuracy of an electronic fall prevention toolkit
    Patricia C Dykes
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:170-9. 2012
    ..The results of our evaluation suggest that the fall prevention toolkit logic is accurate but strategies are needed to improve adherence with the fall prevention intervention recommendations generated by the electronic toolkit...
  32. doi Tailored prevention of inpatient falls: development and usability testing of the fall TIPS toolkit
    Lyubov Zuyev
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Comput Inform Nurs 29:TC21-8. 2011
    ..The next step is implementation of the fall prevention toolkit on the pilot testing units...
  33. doi Benefits and risks of using smart pumps to reduce medication error rates: a systematic review
    Kumiko Ohashi
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, OBC 3, Boston, MA, 02120 1613, USA
    Drug Saf 37:1011-20. 2014
    ..Despite widespread usage of smart pumps, intravenous medication errors have not been fully eliminated...
  34. doi Electronic health records and personal health records
    Christine A Caligtan
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 27:218-28. 2011
    ..To provide an overview of electronic personal health information technology...
  35. pmc Development of a nursing handoff tool: a web-based application to enhance patient safety
    Denise Goldsmith
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2010:256-60. 2010
    ..In this paper, we discuss the results of nursing focus groups designed to identify the current state of handoff practice as well as the functional and data element requirements of a web based Nursing Handoff Tool (NHT)...
  36. doi The frequency of intravenous medication administration errors related to smart infusion pumps: a multihospital observational study
    Kumiko O Schnock
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf . 2016
    ..This suggests the need for a standardised methodology for measuring errors and highlights the importance of identifying issues around smart pump medication administration in order to improve patient safety...
  37. doi Iterative user centered design for development of a patient-centered fall prevention toolkit
    Zachary Katsulis
    Healthcare Systems Engineering Institute at Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
    Appl Ergon 56:117-26. 2016
    ..The redesigned paper Fall T.I.P.S toolkit showcased a built in clinical decision support system and increased ease of use over the existing version. ..
  38. pmc Understanding physicians' behavior toward alerts about nephrotoxic medications in outpatients: a cross-sectional analysis
    Insook Cho
    The Center for Patient Safety Research and Practice, Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    BMC Nephrol 15:200. 2014
    ....
  39. pmc The current capabilities of health information technology to support care transitions
    Lipika Samal
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2013:1231. 2013
    ..We also found that HIT is rarely employed for patient-centered care coordination mechanisms. In conclusion, HIT tools are typically used within one healthcare setting to prepare for a transition, rather than across healthcare settings. ..
  40. ncbi A systematic approach to baseline assessment of nursing documentation and enterprise-wide prioritization for electronic conversion
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 122:683-7. 2006
    ..In this paper we present highlights of the assessment process and the outcomes of this multi-site collaboration...
  41. pmc The adequacy of ICNP version 1.0 as a representational model for electronic nursing assessment documentation
    Patricia C Dykes
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:238-46. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the adequacy of the International Classification of Nursing Practice (1) (ICPN) Version 1.0 as a representational model for nursing assessment documentation...
  42. pmc Translating evidence into practice for providers and patients
    Patricia C Dykes
    Partners HeathCare, Massachusetts, USA
    Evid Based Cardiovasc Med 9:157-9. 2005
  43. doi The relationship between nurses' perceptions of empowerment and patient satisfaction
    Moreen O Donahue
    Danbury Hospital, Danbury, CT 06810, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 21:2-7. 2008
    ..This study aims to explore the relationship between nurses' perceptions of empowerment and patient satisfaction using Kanter's theory as adapted by Laschinger and others...
  44. ncbi Patient Education and Recovery Learning System (PEARLS) pathway: a tool to drive patient centered evidence-based practice
    Patricia C Dykes
    Greenwich Hospital Yale New Haven Health System, CT, USA
    J Healthc Inf Manag 18:67-73. 2004
    ....
  45. ncbi Adequacy of evolving national standardized terminologies for interdisciplinary coded concepts in an automated clinical pathway
    Patricia C Dykes
    Columbia University, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Biomed Inform 36:313-25. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi Tobacco cessation at Greenwich Hospital: one hospital integrates a cessation program into its daily practice
    Anne D Swallow
    Greenwich Hospital in Greenwich, CT, USA
    Am J Nurs 104:61-2. 2004
  47. pmc Practice guidelines and measurement: state-of-the-science
    Patricia C Dykes
    Columbia University, New York City, New York 10032, USA
    Nurs Outlook 51:65-9. 2003
    ..Clinical practice guidelines have emerged as a valuable interdisciplinary evidenced-based tool...
  48. ncbi Exploring the impact of health information technology on communication and collaboration in acute care nursing
    Margaret S Cashen
    University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 122:575-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe the process of survey development including analysis of transcripts, emergence of key themes, and the processes by which the themes will be employed to inform survey development...
  49. ncbi Differences in perceptions of empowerment among nationally certified and noncertified nurses
    Irene M Piazza
    Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, Conn, USA
    J Nurs Adm 36:277-83. 2006
    ..To examine the difference in perceptions of empowerment between nurses who were nationally certified and those who were not...