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Clinical nurse specialists as leaders in rapid response.
Jenkins SD, Lindsey PL. Clin Nurse Spec. 2010;24:24-30.
How RNs rescue patients: a qualitative study of RNs' perceived involvement in rapid response teams.
Leach LS, Mayo A, O'Rourke M. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010;19:e13.
Rapid response teams seen through the eyes of the nurse.
Shapiro SE, Donaldson NE, Scott MB. Am J Nurs. 2010;110:28-34.
Nurses' perceptions of how rapid response teams affect the nurse, team, and system.
Williams DJ, Newman A, Jones C, Woodard B. J Nurs Care Qual. 2011;26:265-272.
Development of a modified early warning score using the electronic medical record.
Albert BL, Huesman L. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2011;30:283-292.
Nurses' perceptions of simulation-based interprofessional training program for rapid response and code blue events.
Wehbe-Janek H, Lenzmeier CR, Ogden PE, et al. J Nurs Care Qual. 2012;27:43-50.
The impact of the medical emergency team on the resuscitation practice of critical care nurses.
Santiano N, Young L, Baramy LS, et al; Clinical Analysis Group. BMJ Qual Saf. 2011;20:115-120.
Rapid response systems: from implementation to evidence base.
Sarani B, Scott S. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2010;36:514-517.
Literature review: do rapid response systems reduce the incidence of major adverse events in the deteriorating ward patient?
Massey D, Aitken LM, Chaboyer W. J Clin Nurs. 2010;19:3260-3273.
Comparing errors in ED computer-assisted vs conventional pediatric drug dosing and administration.
Yamamoto L, Kanemori J. Am J Emerg Med. 2010;28:588-592.
Implementing a rapid response team: a practical guide.
Garretson S, Dip HE, Rauzi MB. Nursing. 2008;38:56cc1-56cc3.
Strategies used by critical care nurses to identify, interrupt, and correct medical errors.
Henneman EA, Gawlinski A, Blank FS, Henneman PL, Jordan D, McKenzie JB. Am J Crit Care. 2010;19:500-509.
Structural empowerment and patient safety culture among registered nurses working in adult critical care units.
Armellino D, Quinn Griffin MT, Fitzpatrick JJ. J Nurs Manag. 2010;18:796-803.
Inappropriate trust in technology: implications for critical care nurses.
Browne M, Cook P. Nurs Crit Care. 2011;16:92-98.
Preventing sentinel events caused by family members.
Wall Y, Kautz DD. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2011;30:25-27.
Failure to rescue in neonatal care.
Gephart SM, McGrath JM, Effken JA. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs. 2011;25:275-282.
Nurses' behaviors and visual scanning patterns may reduce patient identification errors.
Marquard JL, Henneman PL, He Z, Jo J, Fisher DL, Henneman EA. J Exp Psychol Appl. 2011;17:247-256.
Moral distress, compassion fatigue, and perceptions about medication errors in certified critical care nurses.
Maiden J, Georges JM, Connelly CD. Dimens Crit Care Nurs. 2011;30:339-345.
Is the drug shortage affecting patient care in your critical care unit?
Alspach JG. Crit Care Nurse. 2012;32:8-13.
Designing a critical care nurse–led rapid response team using only available resources: 6 years later.
Mitchell A, Schatz M, Francis H. Crit Care Nurse. 2014;34:41-56.
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