TeamSTEPPS®: National Implementation Research/Evidence Base

TeamSTEPPS Research and Tools

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. (2006). TeamSTEPPS™ Guide to Action: Creating a Safety Net for your Healthcare Organization. AHRQ Publication No. 06-0020-4.

Castner, J. (2012). Validity and reliability of the Brief  TeamSTEPPS Teamwork Perceptions Questionnaire. Journal of Nursing Measurement 20(3), 186-98. Select to access the abstract.

Clarke, D., Werestiuk, K., Schoffner, A., et al. (2012). Achieving the 'perfect handoff' in patient transfers: Building teamwork and trust. Journal of Nursing Management 20(5), 592-8. Select to access the abstract.

De Meester, K., Verspuy, M., Monsieurs, K. G., & Van Bogaert, P. (2013). SBAR improves nurse-physician communication and reduces unexpected death: A pre and post intervention study. Resuscitation. Select to access the abstract.

Haig, K. M., Sutton, S., & Whittington, J. (2006). SBAR: a shared mental model for improving communication between clinicians. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety 32(3), 167-75. Select to access the abstract.

Haig, K. M., Sutton, S., & Whittington, J. (2006). SBAR: A shared mental model for improving communication in the ICU using daily goals. Journal of Critical Care 18(2), 71-5.

Handoffs and Signouts. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Retrieved April 9, 2012.

Lineberry, M., Bryan, E., Brush, T., Carolan, T., Holness, D., Salas, E., & King, H. (2013). Measurement and training of TeamSTEPPS dimensions using the Medical Team Performance Assessment Tool. Joint Commission Journal On Quality And Patient Safety / Joint Commission Resources 39(2), 89-95. Select to access the abstract.

Makary, M. A., Holzmueller, C. G., Thompson, D. A., et al. (2006). Operating Room briefings: Working on the same page. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety 32(6), 351-5. Select to access the abstract.

Nundy, S., Mukherjee, A., Sexton, J., et al. (2008). Impact of preoperative briefings on operating room delays: A preliminary report. Archives of Surgery 143(11), 1068-72. Select to access the abstract.

Sheppard, F., Williams, M. & Klein, V. (2013). TeamSTEPPS and patient safety in healthcare. Journal of Healthcare Risk Management: The Journal of the American Society For Healthcare Risk Management 32(3), 5-10. Select to access the abstract.

Stead, K., Kumar, S., et al. Teams communicating thru STEPPS. (2009). Medical Journal of Australia 190, S128-32. Select to access the abstract.

Thompson, D. A., Holzmueller, C. G., Cafeo, C. L., Sexton, J. B., & Pronovost, P. J. A morning briefing: Setting the stage for a clinically and operationally good day. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety 31(8), 476-9. Select to access the abstract.

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