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Emergency Department Response to Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive Events: A Systematic Review.

Prehosp Disaster Med 2018 Oct;33(5):543-549

Loughborough Design School,Loughborough University,Leicestershire,UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1049023X18000900DOI Listing
October 2018

Human Factors Evaluation of Surgeons' Working Positions for Gynecologic Minimal Access Surgery.

J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2017 Nov - Dec;24(7):1177-1183. Epub 2017 Jul 21.

University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmig.2017.07.011DOI Listing
April 2018

Twelve tips for embedding human factors and ergonomics principles in healthcare education.

Med Teach 2018 04 10;40(4):357-363. Epub 2017 Nov 10.

c Medical Directorate , NHS Education for Scotland , Glasgow , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0142159X.2017.1387240DOI Listing
April 2018

A UK Perspective on Human Factors and Patient Safety Education in Pharmacy Curricula.

Am J Pharm Educ 2018 Apr;82(3):6184

Loughborough University, Loughborough, England.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5688/ajpe6184DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5909867PMC
April 2018

More holes than cheese. What prevents the delivery of effective, high quality and safe health care in England?

Ergonomics 2018 Jan 20;61(1):5-14. Epub 2016 Oct 20.

g Safety & Improvement, NHS Education for Scotland , University of Glasgow , Glasgow , Scotland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2016.1245446DOI Listing
January 2018

Health and social care ergonomics: patient safety in practice.

Ergonomics 2018 Jan 9;61(1):1-4. Epub 2017 Oct 9.

c Clinical Practice and Human Factors, Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Medicine , Medical University of South Carolina , USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2017.1386454DOI Listing
January 2018

Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy for Hormone-positive Breast Cancer, Focusing on Ovarian Suppression and Extended Treatment: An Update.

Anticancer Res 2017 10;37(10):5329-5341

Breast Surgery Department, Bradford Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, Bradford, U.K.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21873/anticanres.11959DOI Listing
October 2017

Safer anaesthetic rooms: Human factors/ergonomics analysis of work practices.

J Perioper Pract 2016 Dec;26(12):274-280

Loughborough Design School, Loughborough, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/175045891602601203DOI Listing
December 2016

Reducing inpatient falls: Human Factors & Ergonomics offers a novel solution by designing safety from the patients' perspective.

Int J Nurs Stud 2016 Jul 19;59:A1-3. Epub 2016 Feb 19.

Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2016.02.007DOI Listing
July 2016

Safety risks associated with physical interactions between patients and caregivers during treatment and care delivery in Home Care settings: A systematic review.

Int J Nurs Stud 2016 Jul 22;59:1-14. Epub 2016 Feb 22.

NIHR RDS East Midlands, Faculty of Health & Life Sciences, De Montfort University, Leicestershire, UK. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2016.02.011DOI Listing
July 2016

The SCOPE of Hospital Falls: A Systematic Mixed Studies Review.

HERD 2016 Jul 30;9(4):86-109. Epub 2016 May 30.

Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1937586716645918DOI Listing
July 2016

Firefighting to Innovation: Using Human Factors and Ergonomics to Tackle Slip, Trip, and Fall Risks in Hospitals.

Hum Factors 2015 Nov 2;57(7):1195-207. Epub 2015 Jul 2.

Loughborough University, Loughborough, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0018720815593642DOI Listing
November 2015

State of science: human factors and ergonomics in healthcare.

Ergonomics 2013 8;56(10):1491-503. Epub 2013 Aug 8.

a Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University , Loughborough Leics LE11 3TU , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2013.822932DOI Listing
August 2014

TROPHI: development of a tool to measure complex, multi-factorial patient handling interventions.

Ergonomics 2013 27;56(8):1280-94. Epub 2013 Jun 27.

a Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University , Loughborough , Leicestershire , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140139.2013.807360DOI Listing
June 2014

Evaluating evidence: defining levels and quality using critical appraisal mixed methods tools.

HERD Spring 2014;7(3):144-51

CORRESPONDING AUTHOR: Ellen Taylor, (925) 521-9404.

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May 2014

Which bed designs and patient characteristics increase bed rail use?

Age Ageing 2013 Jul 21;42(4):531-5. Epub 2013 Mar 21.

Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/aft040DOI Listing
July 2013

In-patient falls: what can we learn from incident reports?

Age Ageing 2013 Jul;42(4):527-31

Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/aft058DOI Listing
July 2013

Using task analysis in healthcare design to improve clinical efficiency.

Authors:
Jun Lu Sue Hignett

HERD 2009 ;2(2):60-9

Department of Civil and Building Engineering at Loughborough University, UK.

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October 2012

Technology and building design: initiatives to reduce inpatient falls among the elderly.

Authors:
Sue Hignett

HERD 2010 ;3(4):93-105

Dept. of Ergonomics (Human Sciences), Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK.

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January 2011

Observational study of treatment space in individual neonatal cot spaces.

J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2010 Jul-Sep;24(3):267-73

Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JPN.0b013e3181e8d5c1DOI Listing
December 2010

Space to care and treat safely in acute hospitals: recommendations from 1866 to 2008.

Authors:
Sue Hignett Jun Lu

Appl Ergon 2010 Sep 27;41(5):666-73. Epub 2010 Jan 27.

Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety research Unit (HEPSU), Dept. of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE113TU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2009.12.010DOI Listing
September 2010

Patient handovers within the hospital: translating knowledge from motor racing to healthcare.

Qual Saf Health Care 2010 Aug 17;19(4):318-22. Epub 2010 Jun 17.

Nuffield Department of Surgery, University of Oxford, The John Radcliffe, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/qshc.2009.026542DOI Listing
August 2010

Mountain rescue stretchers: usability trial.

Work 2009 ;34(2):215-22

Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety Unit, Dept of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3TU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/WOR-2009-0918DOI Listing
March 2010

Risk factors for moving and handling bariatric patients.

Nurs Stand 2009 Nov 18-24;24(11):40-8

Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety Unit, Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7748/ns2009.11.24.11.40.c7390DOI Listing
January 2010

Manual handling risks in the bariatric (obese) patient pathway in acute sector, community and ambulance care and treatment.

Work 2009 ;33(2):175-80

Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/WOR-2009-0864DOI Listing
December 2009

An investigation of the use of health building notes by UK healthcare building designers.

Authors:
Sue Hignett Jun Lu

Appl Ergon 2009 Jul 15;40(4):608-16. Epub 2008 Jul 15.

Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety Research Unit (HEPSU), Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE113TU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2008.04.018DOI Listing
July 2009

Facility design needs clinical approach.

Authors:
Sue Hignett Jun Lu

Health Estate 2008 Jun;62(6):36-8

Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University.

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June 2008

Ensuring bed space is right first time.

Authors:
Sue Hignett Jun Lu

Health Estate 2008 Feb;62(2):29-31

Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety Research Unit, Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University.

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February 2008

Need for new design guidance identified.

Authors:
Sue Hignett Jun Lu

Health Estate 2008 Jan;62(1):35-7

Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety research Unit, Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University.

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January 2008

Assessing management of musculoskeletal disorders in the ambulance service.

Occup Med (Lond) 2007 Jun 2;57(4):270-6. Epub 2007 Mar 2.

Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/occmed/kqm007DOI Listing
June 2007

Evaluation of critical care space requirements for three frequent and high-risk tasks.

Authors:
Sue Hignett Jun Lu

Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 2007 Jun;19(2):167-75

Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety research Unit (HEPSU), Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccell.2007.02.004DOI Listing
June 2007

Competency-based training for patient handling.

Appl Ergon 2007 Jan 11;38(1):7-17. Epub 2006 May 11.

Department of Human Science, Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety Research Unit (HEPSU), Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leics LE11 3TU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2006.02.004DOI Listing
January 2007

Patient safety.

Ergonomics 2006 Apr 15-May 15;49(5-6):439-43

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00140130600568402DOI Listing
August 2006

Finding ergonomic solutions--participatory approaches.

Occup Med (Lond) 2005 May;55(3):200-7

Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leics, UK.

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http://academic.oup.com/occmed/article/55/3/200/1420821/Find
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/occmed/kqi084DOI Listing
May 2005

Determining the space needed to operate a mobile and an overhead patient hoist.

Prof Nurse 2005 Mar;20(7):40-2

Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University.

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March 2005

Reviewing ambulance design for clinical efficiency and paramedic safety.

Appl Ergon 2005 Jan;36(1):97-105

Hospital Ergonomics and Patient Safety Unit, Dept. of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leics LE11 3TU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2004.07.003DOI Listing
January 2005

Hospital ergonomics: a qualitative study to explore the organizational and cultural factors.

Authors:
Sue Hignett

Ergonomics 2003 Jul;46(9):882-903

Dept. of Human Sciences, Loughborugh University, Loughborough, Leics, LE11 3TU, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0014013031000090143DOI Listing
July 2003

Evidence-based patient handling: systematic review.

Nurs Stand 2003 Apr 30-May 6;17(33):33-6

Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7748/ns2003.04.17.33.33.c3383DOI Listing
June 2003

Systematic review of patient handling activities starting in lying, sitting and standing positions.

Authors:
Sue Hignett

J Adv Nurs 2003 Mar;41(6):545-52

Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, UK.

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March 2003