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Post-event debriefings during neonatal care: why are we not doing them and how can we start?

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Perinatology, March 2016
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Title
Post-event debriefings during neonatal care: why are we not doing them and how can we start?
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Journal of Perinatology, March 2016
DOI 10.1038/jp.2016.42
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Authors

T Sawyer, D Loren, L P Halamek

Abstract

Post-event debriefings are a foundational behavior of high performing teams. Despite the inherent value of post-event debriefings, the frequency with which they are used in neonatal care is extremely low. If post-event debriefings are so beneficial, why aren't they conducted more frequently? The reasons are many, but solutions are available. In this report, we provide practical advice on conducting post-event debriefing in neonatal care. In addition, we examine the perceived barriers to conducting post-event debriefings, and offer strategies to overcome them. Finally, we consider opportunities to foster a culture change within neonatal care which integrates debriefing as standard daily work. By establishing a safety culture in neonatal care that encourages and facilitates effective post-event debriefings, patient safety can be enhanced and clinical outcomes can be improved.Journal of Perinatology advance online publication, 31 March 2016; doi:10.1038/jp.2016.42.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 23 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 6 26%
Student > Ph. D. Student 5 22%
Other 5 22%
Student > Postgraduate 2 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 9%
Other 3 13%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 13 57%
Psychology 2 9%
Nursing and Health Professions 2 9%
Unspecified 1 4%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 4%
Other 4 17%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 15. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 29 May 2016.
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#749,926
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Outputs from Journal of Perinatology
#104
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#30,111
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Outputs of similar age from Journal of Perinatology
#6
of 57 outputs
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