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Schwappach, David; Havranek, Michael M (2023). Are temporal trends in retained foreign object rates after surgery in Switzerland impacted by increasing coding intensity? A retrospective analysis of hospital routine data from 2000 to 2019. BMJ open, 13(8), e075660. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-075660

Schwappach, David; Ratwani, Raj (2023). Electronic Health Record Usability Contributions to Patient Safety and Clinician Burnout: A Path Forward. Journal of Patient Safety, 19(5), pp. 338-339. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PTS.0000000000001130

Schwappach, David; Pfeiffer, Yvonne (2023). Root causes and preventability of unintentionally retained foreign objects after surgery: a national expert survey from Switzerland. Patient safety in surgery, 17(1), p. 15. BioMed Central 10.1186/s13037-023-00366-9

Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Atkinson, Andrew; Maag, Judith; Lane, Michael A; Schwappach, David L B; Marschall, Jonas (2023). Preventing Surgical Site Infections: Are Safety Climate Level and Its Strength Associated With Self-reported Commitment To, Subjective Norms Toward, and Knowledge About Preventive Measures? Journal of patient safety, 19(4), pp. 264-270. Wolters Kluwer Health 10.1097/PTS.0000000000001111

Brühwiler, Lea D; Gresch, Simone J; Schwappach, David L B (2023). Implementation status of safety measures to prevent errors with non-oncologic methotrexate: surveys in community and hospital pharmacies. International journal of clinical pharmacy, 45(3), pp. 739-747. Springer 10.1007/s11096-023-01567-z

Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Atkinson, Andrew; Maag, Judith; Lane, Michael A; Schwappach, David; Marschall, Jonas (2023). Are cross-sectional safety climate survey results in operating room staff associated with the surgical site infection rates in Swiss hospitals? BMJ open, 13(4), e066514. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-066514

Marcin, Thimo; Hautz, Stefanie C; Singh, Hardeep; Zwaan, Laura; Schwappach, David; Krummrey, Gert; Schauber, Stefan K; Nendaz, Mathieu; Exadaktylos, Aristomenis; Müller, Martin; Lambrigger, Cornelia; Sauter, Thomas C; Lindner, Gregor; Bosbach, Simon; Griesshammer, Ines; Blaum, Wolf E (2023). Effects of a computerised diagnostic decision support tool on diagnostic quality in emergency departments: study protocol of the DDx-BRO multicentre cluster randomised cross-over trial. BMJ open, 13(3), e072649. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-072649

Schwappach, David (2023). Chances and risks of clinical information systems. Revue médicale suisse, 19(811), p. 123. Médecine & Hygiène 10.53738/REVMED.2023.19.811.123

Amberger, Olga; Müller, Angelina; Lemke, Dorothea; Müller, Hardy; Schwappach, David; Wendt, Peter; Wensing, Michel; Brueckle, Maria-Sophie; Müller, Beate S (2023). Patient Safety and the COVID-19 Pandemic in Germany: A Repeated Population-Based Cross-Sectional Survey. International journal of environmental research and public health, 20(1), p. 112. MDPI 10.3390/ijerph20010112


Hoffmann, Magdalena; Schwarz, Christine Maria; Schwappach, David; Banfi, Chiara; Palli, Christoph; Sendlhofer, Gerald (2022). Speaking up about patient safety concerns: view of nursing students. BMC health services research, 22(1), p. 1547. BioMed Central 10.1186/s12913-022-08935-x

Heesen, Michael; Steuer, Christian; Wiedemeier, Peter; Schwappach, David (2022). Accuracy of Spinal Anesthesia Drug Concentrations in Mixtures Prepared by Anesthetists. Journal of patient safety, 18(8), e1226-e1230. Wolters Kluwer Health 10.1097/PTS.0000000000001061

Walther, Fabio; Schick, Carl; Schwappach, David; Kornilov, Evgeniya; Orbach-Zinger, Sharon; Katz, Daniel; Heesen, Michael (2022). The Impact of a 22-Month Multistep Implementation Program on Speaking-Up Behavior in an Academic Anesthesia Department. Journal of patient safety, 18(7), e1036-e1040. Wolters Kluwer Health 10.1097/PTS.0000000000001017

Fischer, Simone; Schwappach, David L. B. (2022). Efficiency and Safety of Electronic Health Records in Switzerland-A Comparative Analysis of 2 Commercial Systems in Hospitals. Journal of patient safety, 18(6), pp. 645-651. Wolters Kluwer Health 10.1097/PTS.0000000000001009

Schwappach, David; Müller, Hardy; Müller, Beate S (2022). Public Expectations on Regulatory Requirements for Management of Hospital "Never Events" in Germany [perspective]. International journal for quality in health care, 34(3), mzac064. Oxford University Press 10.1093/intqhc/mzac064

Fridrich, Annemarie; Imhof, Anita; Staender, Sven; Brenni, Mirko; Schwappach, David (2022). A Quality Improvement Initiative Using Peer Audit and Feedback to Improve Compliance with the Surgical Safety Checklist. International journal for quality in health care, 34(3), mzac058. Oxford University Press 10.1093/intqhc/mzac058

Fridrich, Annemarie; Imhof, Anita; Schwappach, David L B (2022). Compliance with the surgical safety checklist in Switzerland: an observational multicenter study based on self-reported data. Patient safety in surgery, 16(1), p. 17. BioMed Central 10.1186/s13037-022-00327-8

Niederhauser, Andrea; Schwappach, David L. B. (2022). Speaking up or remaining silent about patient safety concerns in rehabilitation: A cross-sectional survey to assess staff experiences and perceptions. Health science reports, 5(3), e631. Wiley 10.1002/hsr2.631

Koppenberg, Joachim; Stoevesandt, Dietrich; Watzke, Stefan; Schwappach, David; Bucher, Michael (2022). Analysis of 30 anaesthesia-related deaths in Germany between 2006 and 2015: An analysis of a closed claims database. European journal of anaesthesiology, 39(1), pp. 33-41. Wolters Kluwer 10.1097/EJA.0000000000001586

Schwappach, David (2022). Nur einen Klick weit entfernt? Klinikinformationssysteme und Patientensicherheit. In: Herzog-Zwitter, Iris; Landolt, Hardy; Jorzig, Alexandra (eds.) Digitalisierung und Telemedizin im Gesundheitswesen. Gesundheit & Recht (pp. 195-211). Zürich : Genf; Berlin: Schulthess; Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag


Schiess, Cornel; Schwappach, David; Schwendimann, René; Vanhaecht, Kris; Burgstaller, Melanie; Senn, Beate (2021). A Transactional "Second-Victim" Model-Experiences of Affected Healthcare Professionals in Acute-Somatic Inpatient Settings: A Qualitative Metasynthesis. Journal of Patient Safety, 17(8), e1001-e1018. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000461

Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Zimmermann, Chantal; Schwappach, David L.B. (2021). Patient Safety Threats in Information Management Using Health Information Technology in Ambulatory Cancer Care: An Exploratory, Prospective Study. Journal of Patient Safety, 17(8), e1793-e1799. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000640

Schwappach, David L. B.; Pfeiffer, Yvonne (2021). Registration and Management of "Never Events" in Swiss Hospitals-The Perspective of Clinical Risk Managers. Journal of Patient Safety, 17(8), e1019-e1025. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000741

Zimmermann, Chantal; Fridrich, Annemarie; Schwappach, David L. B. (2021). Training Situational Awareness for Patient Safety in a Room of Horrors: An Evaluation of a Low-Fidelity Simulation Method. Journal of Patient Safety, 17(8), e1026-e1033. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000806

Brühwiler, Lea Domenica; Niederhauser, Andrea; Fischer, Simone; Schwappach, David L B (2021). Quality standards for safe medication in nursing homes: development through a multistep approach including a Delphi consensus study. BMJ open, 11(10), e054364. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-054364

Richard, Aline; Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Schwappach, David D L (2021). Development and Psychometric Evaluation of the Speaking Up About Patient Safety Questionnaire. Journal of Patient Safety, 17(7), e599-e606. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000415

Müller, Angelina; Sawicki, Olga A; Müller, Hardy; Schwappach, David; Wendt, Peter; Ploeger, Cornelia; Brückle, Maria-Sophie; Müller, Beate S (2021). [Patient perspectives on patient safety: Results of a population-based survey in Germany]. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 165, pp. 13-20. Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2021.07.004

Audigé, Laurent; Bucher, Heiner C C; Aghlmandi, Soheila; Stojanov, Thomas; Schwappach, David; Hunziker, Sabina; Candrian, Christian; Cunningham, Gregory; Durchholz, Holger; Eid, Karim; Flury, Matthias; Jost, Bernhard; Lädermann, Alexandre; Moor, Beat Kaspar; Moroder, Philipp; Rosso, Claudio; Schär, Michael; Scheibel, Markus; Spormann, Christophe; Suter, Thomas; ... (2021). Swiss-wide multicentre evaluation and prediction of core outcomes in arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: protocol for the ARCR_Pred cohort study. BMJ open, 11(4), e045702. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-045702

Fridrich, Annemarie; Imhof, Anita; Schwappach, David L B (2021). How Much and What Local Adaptation Is Acceptable? A Comparison of 24 Surgical Safety Checklists in Switzerland. Journal of Patient Safety, 17(3), pp. 217-222. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000802

Tuca, Alexandru-Cristian; Münch, Johanna; Schwappach, David L. B.; Borenich, Andrea; Banfi, Chiara; Mautner, Selma; Hoffmann, Magdalena; Schwarz, Christine; Kamolz, Lars-Peter; Brunner, Gernot; Sendlhofer, Gerald (2021). Implementation status of morbidity and mortality conferences in Austrian hospitals-A cross-sectional national survey study. PLoS ONE, 16(3), e0248692. Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0248692

Razum, Oliver; Brzoska, Patrick; Egger, Matthias; Zwahlen, Marcel; Steck, Nicole; Habermann-Horstmeier, Lotte; Geyer, Siegfried; Abel, Thomas; Schwappach, David (2021). 2. Public-Health-Methoden. In: Egger, Matthias; Razum, Oliver; Rieder, Anita (eds.) Public Health Kompakt. de Gruyter Studium (pp. 35-122). Berlin: de Gruyter 10.1515/9783110673708-002

Egger, Matthias; Habermann-Hostmeier, Lotte; Steck, Nicole; Dorner, Thomas E.; Land, Beate; Schwappach, David (2021). 3. Gesundheitssysteme. In: Egger, Matthias; Razum, Oliver; Rieder, Anita (eds.) Public Health Kompakt. De Gruyter Studium (pp. 123-164). Berlin: de Gruyter 10.1515/9783110673708-003


Kerker-Specker, Carmen; Brühwiler, Lea D; Paula, Helmut; Schwappach, David L B (2020). [Critical Incident Reporting on medication errors regarding units of measurement and calculations]. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 158-159, pp. 54-61. Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2020.10.004

Schweiger, Alexander; Kuster, Stefan P; Maag, Judith; Züllig, Stephanie; Bertschy, Sonja; Bortolin, Emmanuelle; John, Gregor; Sax, Hugo; Limacher, Andreas; Atkinson, Andrew; Schwappach, David; Marschall, Jonas (2020). Impact of an evidence-based intervention on urinary catheter utilization, associated process indicators, and infectious and non-infectious outcomes. Journal of hospital infection, 106(2), pp. 364-371. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jhin.2020.07.002

Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Zimmermann, Chantal; Schwappach, David L.B. (2020). What do double-check routines actually detect? An observational assessment and qualitative analysis of identified inconsistencies. BMJ open, 10(9), e039291. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-039291

Stojkov, Kristina; Silzle, Tobias; Stussi, Georg; Schwappach, David; Bernhard, Juerg; Bowen, David; Čermák, Jaroslav; Dinmohamed, Avinash G; Eeltink, Corien; Eggmann, Sabrina; Fenaux, Pierre; Germing, Ulrich; Haschke, Manuel; Hellstrom-Lindberg, Eva; Heger, Monika; van de Loosdrecht, Arjan A; Passweg, Jakob; Pfeilstöcker, Michael; Platzbecker, Uwe; Malcovati, Luca; ... (2020). Guideline-based indicators for adult patients with myelodysplastic syndromes. Blood advances, 4(16), pp. 4029-4044. American Society of Hematology 10.1182/bloodadvances.2020002314

Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Zimmerman, Chantal; Schwappach, David L B (2020). What are we doing when we double check? [editorial]. BMJ Quality and Safety, 29(7), pp. 536-540. BMJ Publ. Group 10.1136/bmjqs-2019-009680

Reiser Crelier, Franziska; Schwappach, David; Schwendimann, René (2020). Supporting health professionals after an adverse event in Swiss hospitals: a cross-sectional study. Swiss medical weekly, 150, w20278. EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag 10.4414/smw.2020.20278

Niederhauser, Andrea; Züllig, Stephanie; Marschall, Jonas; Schwappach, David LB; Collaboration Group, progress! Safe Urinary Catheterization (2020). Nurses' and Physicians' Perceptions of Indwelling Urinary Catheter Practices and Culture in Their Institutions. Journal of Patient Safety, 16(2), e82-e89. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000502

Brühwiler, Lea D; Schwappach, David (2020). Safe vincristine use in Switzerland: Still a long way to go? Journal of Oncology Pharmacy Practice, 26(1), pp. 51-59. SAGE Publications (UK and US) 10.1177/1078155219835598


Schwappach, David L. B.; Niederhauser, Andrea (2019). Speaking up about patient safety in psychiatric hospitals - a cross-sectional survey study among healthcare staff. International journal of mental health nursing, 28(6), pp. 1363-1373. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/inm.12664

Niederhauser, Andrea; Züllig, Stephanie; Marschall, Jonas; Schweiger, Alexander; John, Gregor; Kuster, Stefan P; Schwappach, David LB (2019). Change in staff perspectives on indwelling urinary catheter use after implementation of an intervention bundle in seven Swiss acute care hospitals: results of a before/after survey study. BMJ open, 9(10), e028740. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-028740

Kobler, Irene; Angerer, Alfred; Schwappach, David (2019). Case Study: More Patient Safety by Design – System-based Approaches for Hospitals. In: Structural Approaches to Address Issues in Patient Safety. Advances in Health Care Management: Vol. 18 (pp. 1-17). Emerald Publishing Limited 10.1108/S1474-823120190000018001

Niederhauser, Andrea; Brühwiler, Lea D; Fishman, Liat; Schwappach, David LB (2019). [Selected safety-relevant medication processes in Swiss nursing homes: Current state of affairs and optimization potentials]. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 146, pp. 7-14. Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2019.06.005

Schwappach, David; Sendlhofer, Gerald; Kamolz, Lars-Peter; Köle, Wolfgang; Brunner, Gernot (2019). Speaking up culture of medical students within an academic teaching hospital: Need of faculty working in patient safety. PLoS ONE, 14(9), e0222461. Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0222461

Jossen, Marianne; Valeri, Fabio; Heilmaier, Christina; Schwappach, David (2019). Referring Physicians Assess the Quality of Outpatient Diagnostic Imaging Services: Development and Psychometric Evaluation of a Questionnaire. RöFo. Fortschritte auf dem Gebiet der Röntgenstrahlen und der bildgebenden Verfahren, 191(8), pp. 725-731. Thieme 10.1055/a-0805-1158

Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Zimmermann, Chantal; Schwappach, David L.B. (2019). [Patient safety hazards resulting from information technology usage in outpatient oncology infusion centers: A prospective analysis of information management]. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 143, pp. 35-42. Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2019.03.009

Jossen, Marianne; Valeri, Fabio; Heilmaier, Christina; Schwappach, David (2019). Assessment of the safety climate in outpatient diagnostic services: Development and psychometric evaluation of a questionnaire. European radiology, 29(3), pp. 1538-1545. Springer-Verlag 10.1007/s00330-018-5646-1


Schwappach, David; Sendlhofer, Gerald; Häsler, Lynn; Gombotz, Veronika; Leitgeb, Karina; Hoffmann, Magdalena; Jantscher, Lydia; Brunner, Gernot (2018). Speaking up behaviors and safety climate in an Austrian university hospital. International journal for quality in health care, 30(9), pp. 701-707. Oxford University Press 10.1093/intqhc/mzy089

Schwappach, David; Richard, Aline (2018). Speak up-related climate and its association with healthcare workers' speaking up and withholding voice behaviours: a cross-sectional survey in Switzerland. BMJ Quality and Safety, 27(10), pp. 827-835. BMJ Publ. Group 10.1136/bmjqs-2017-007388

Schwappach, David L B; Häsler, Lynn; Strodtmann, Lena; Siggelkow, Anouk (2018). [Morbidity and mortality conferences in Lower Saxony: Implementation status and further development needs]. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 135-136, pp. 34-40. Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2018.06.004

Fishman, Liat; Brühwiler, Lea; Schwappach, David (2018). [Medication safety in Switzerland: Where are we today?]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt, Gesundheitsforschung, Gesundheitsschutz, 61(9), pp. 1152-1158. Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s00103-018-2794-z

Schwappach, David L B (2018). Speaking up about hand hygiene failures: A vignette survey study among healthcare professionals. American journal of infection control, 46(8), pp. 870-875. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.02.026

Niederhauser, Andrea; Zimmermann, Chantal; Fishman, Liat; Schwappach, David L B (2018). Implications of involving pharmacy technicians in obtaining a best possible medication history from the perspectives of pharmaceutical, medical and nursing staff: a qualitative study. BMJ open, 8(5), e020566. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020566

Praplan-Rudaz, Isabelle; Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Schwappach, David L B (2018). Implementation status of morbidity and mortality conferences in Swiss hospitals: a national cross-sectional survey study. International journal for quality in health care, 30(4), pp. 257-264. Oxford University Press 10.1093/intqhc/mzx204

Richard, Aline; Frank, Olga; Schwappach, David (2018). Chief physicians' attitudes towards early warning score systems in Switzerland: Results of a cross-sectional survey. Journal of evaluation in clinical practice, 24(2), pp. 331-337. Blackwell Science 10.1111/jep.12841

Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Gut, Stephan S; Schwappach, David LB (2018). Medication Safety in Oncology Care: Mapping Checking Procedures From Prescription to Administration of Chemotherapy. Journal of oncology practice, 14(4), e201-e210. American Society of Clinical Oncology 10.1200/JOP.2017.026427

Schwappach, D L B; Taxis, Katja; Pfeiffer, Yvonne (2018). Oncology nurses' beliefs and attitudes towards the double-check of chemotherapy medications: a cross-sectional survey study. BMC health services research, 18(1), p. 123. BioMed Central 10.1186/s12913-018-2937-9

Schiess, C; Schwappach, D (2018). Healthcare professionals as second victims of adverse events. Internistische Praxis, 58(4), pp. 647-57. Mediengruppe Oberfranken Fachverlage

Razum, Oliver; Brzoska, Patrick; Egger, Matthias; Zwahlen, Marcel; Steck, Nicole; Geyer, Siegfried; Abel, Thomas; Schwappach, David (2018). 2. Public-Health-Methoden. In: Egger, Matthias; Razum, Oliver; Rieder, Anita (eds.) Public Health Kompakt. de Gruyter Studium (pp. 31-116). Berlin: de Gruyter 10.1515/9783110466867-006

Egger, Matthias; Dorner, Thomas E.; Simon, Michael; Schwappach, David (2018). 3. Gesundheitssysteme. In: Egger, Matthias; Razum, Oliver; Rieder, Anita (eds.) Public Health Kompakt. De Gruyter Studium (pp. 117-160). Berlin: de Gruyter 10.1515/9783110466867-007


Oppikofer, Claude; Schwappach, David (2017). The Role of Checklists and Human Factors for Improved Patient Safety in Plastic Surgery. Plastic and reconstructive surgery, 140(6), 812e-817e. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/PRS.0000000000003892

McLennan, Stuart; Schwappach, David; Harder, Yves; Staender, Sven; Elger, Bernice (2017). Patient safety issues in office-based surgery and anaesthesia in Switzerland: a qualitative study. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 125, pp. 23-29. Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2017.06.002

Mascherek, Anna C; Schwappach, David L B (2017). Patient safety climate profiles across time: Strength and level of safety climate associated with a quality improvement program in Switzerland-A cross-sectional survey study. PLoS ONE, 12(7), e0181410. Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0181410

Richard, Aline; Mascherek, Anna; Schwappach, David (2017). Patient safety in the care of mentally ill people in Switzerland: Action plan 2016. Pflege - die wissenschaftliche Zeitschrift für Pflegeberufe, 30(6), pp. 357-364. H. Huber 10.1024/1012-5302/a000561


Mascherek, Anna C.; Schwappach, David L B (2016). Surgical checklist use in Switzerland 2015 – where are we today?: a cross-sectional national survey study. Safety in Health, 2(1), p. 6. BioMed Central 10.1186/s40886-016-0017-6

Mascherek, Anna C; Schwappach, David L B (2016). Patient safety priorities in mental healthcare in Switzerland: a modified Delphi study. BMJ open, 6(8), e011494. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011494

Schwappach, David L B; Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Taxis, Katja (2016). Medication double-checking procedures in clinical practice: a cross-sectional survey of oncology nurses' experiences. BMJ open, 6(6), e011394. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-011394

Mascherek, Anna C; Bezzola, Paula; Gehring, Katrin; Schwappach, David L B (2016). Effect of a two-year national quality improvement program on surgical checklist implementation. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 114, pp. 39-47. Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2016.04.003

Pfeiffer, Yvonne; Schwappach, David (2016). Taking up national safety alerts to improve patient safety in hospitals: The perspective of healthcare quality and risk managers. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 110-111, pp. 26-35. Elsevier 10.1016/j.zefq.2015.12.007

Schwappach, David L B (2016). [When silence is dangerous: "Speaking-up" about safety concerns]. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 114, pp. 5-12. Elsevier 10.1016/j.zefq.2016.05.011


Mascherek, Anna C; Gehring, Katrin; Bezzola, Paula; Schwappach, David L B (2015). Using the theory of planned behaviour to model antecedents of surgical checklist use: a cross-sectional study. BMC health services research, 15(1), p. 462. BioMed Central 10.1186/s12913-015-1122-7

Schwappach, D.; Widmer, M. K. (2015). Patient safety in vascular access surgery. Gefässchirurgie, 20(8), pp. 548-553. Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s00772-015-0082-x

McLennan, S R; Engel-Glatter, S; Meyer, A H; Schwappach, D L B; Scheidegger, D H; Elger, B S (2015). The impact of medical errors on Swiss anaesthesiologists: a cross-sectional survey. Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, 59(8), pp. 990-8. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/aas.12517

Widmer, Matthias K; Schwappach, David; Schmidli, Jürg; Wyss, Thomas Rudolf (2015). Key points for patient safety in dialysis access. Journal of vascular access, 16(Suppl 9), pp. 114-117. Wichtig 10.5301/jva.5000375

McLennan, Stuart R; Engel-Glatter, Sabrina; Meyer, Andrea H; Schwappach, David L B; Scheidegger, Daniel H; Elger, Bernice S (2015). Disclosing and reporting medical errors: Cross-sectional survey of Swiss anaesthesiologists. European journal of anaesthesiology, 32(7), pp. 471-476. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/EJA.0000000000000236

Schwappach, David (2015). Patient Safety: What Is It All about? Contributions to nephrology, 184, pp. 1-12. Karger 10.1159/000365497

Gehring, Katrin; Mascherek, Anna C; Bezzola, Paula; Schwappach, David (2015). Safety climate in Swiss hospital units: Swiss version of the Safety Climate Survey. Journal of evaluation in clinical practice, 21(2), pp. 332-338. Blackwell Science 10.1111/jep.12326

Schwappach, David (2015). In the aftermath of medical error : Caring for patients, family, and the healthcare workers involved. Bundesgesundheitsblatt, Gesundheitsforschung, Gesundheitsschutz, 58(1), pp. 80-6. Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s00103-014-2083-4


Schwappach, David; Gehring, K (2014). Frequency of and predictors for withholding patient safety concerns among oncology staff: a survey study. European journal of cancer care, 24(3), pp. 395-403. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/ecc.12255

Schwappach, David L B (2014). Risk factors for patient-reported medical errors in eleven countries. Health expectations, 17(3), pp. 321-331. Blackwell Publishing 10.1111/j.1369-7625.2011.00755.x

Davis, Rachel; Briggs, Merrillee; Arora, Sonal; Moss, Rachel; Schwappach, David (2014). Predictors of health care professionals' attitudes towards involvement in safety-relevant behaviours. Journal of evaluation in clinical practice, 20(1), pp. 12-19. Blackwell Science 10.1111/jep.12073

Gehring, Katrin; Schwappach, David (2014). Patient safety in general practice. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 108(1), pp. 25-31. Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2014.01.011

Schwappach, D L B; Gehring, K (2014). 'Saying it without words': a qualitative study of oncology staff's experiences with speaking up about safety concerns. BMJ open, 4(5), e004740. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004740

Schwappach, David; Gehring, Katrin (2014). Trade-offs between voice and silence: a qualitative exploration of oncology staff's decisions to speak up about safety concerns. BMC health services research, 14, p. 303. BioMed Central 10.1186/1472-6963-14-303

Schwappach, David; Gehring, Katrin (2014). Silence That Can Be Dangerous: A Vignette Study to Assess Healthcare Professionals' Likelihood of Speaking up about Safety Concerns. PLoS ONE, 9(8), e104720. Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0104720

Herber, Oliver Rudolf; Gies, Verena; Schwappach, David; Thürmann, Petra; Wilm, Stefan (2014). Patient information leaflets: informing or frightening? A focus group study exploring patients' emotional reactions and subsequent behavior towards package leaflets of commonly prescribed medications in family practices. BMC family practice, 15, p. 163. BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2296-15-163

Davis, Rachel; Savvopoulou, M; Shergill, R; Shergill, S; Schwappach, David (2014). Predictors of healthcare professionals' attitudes towards family involvement in safety-relevant behaviours: a cross-sectional factorial survey study. BMJ open, 4(9), e005549. BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-005549


Mascherek, Anna C; Schwappach, David LB; Bezzola, Paula (2013). Frequency of use and knowledge of the WHO-surgical checklist in Swiss hospitals: a cross-sectional online survey. Patient safety in surgery, 7(1), p. 36. BioMed Central 10.1186/1754-9493-7-36

Schiechtl, B.; Hunger, M. S.; Schwappach, David L; Schmidt, C. E.; Padosch, S. A. (2013). [Second victim : Critical incident stress management in clinical medicine]. Anaesthesist, 62(9), pp. 734-741. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s00101-013-2215-5

Schwappach, David L. B.; Frank, Olga; Buschmann, Ute; Babst, Reto (2013). Effects of an educational patient safety campaign on patients' safety behaviours and adverse events. JOURNAL OF EVALUATION IN CLINICAL PRACTICE, 19(2), pp. 285-291. Blackwell Publishing 10.1111/j.1365-2753.2012.01820.x

Schwappach, David L. B. (2013). Frequency of patient-reported infections among sicker adults in high-income countries: an international perspective. American journal of infection control, 41(2), pp. 174-176. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ajic.2012.02.011

Zúñiga, Franziska; Schwappach, David; De Geest, Sabina; Schwendimann, René (2013). Psychometric properties of the Swiss version of the Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture. Safety science, 55, pp. 88-118. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.ssci.2012.12.010

Gehring, Katrin; Schwappach, David L. B.; Battaglia, Markus; Buff, Roman; Huber, Felix; Sauter, Peter; Wieser, Markus (2013). Safety climate and its association with office type and team involvement in primary care. International journal for quality in health care, 25(4), pp. 394-402. Oxford University Press 10.1093/intqhc/mzt036

McLennan, Stuart; Engel, Sabrina; Ruhe, Katharina; Leu, Agnes; Schwappach, David; Elger, Bernice (2013). Implementation status of error disclosure standards reported by Swiss hospitals. Swiss medical weekly, 143, w13820. EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag 10.4414/smw.2013.13820


Schwappach, David; Popova, Svetlana; Mohapatra, Satya; Patra, Jayadeep; Godinho, Alexandra; Rehm, Jürgen (2012). Strategies for evaluating the economic value of drugs in alcohol dependence treatment. Drug and alcohol dependence, 122(3), pp. 165-73. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2011.08.026

Heller, Regula; Schwappach, David (2012). Chances and risks of publication of quality data - the perspectives of Swiss physicians and nurses. BMC health services research, 12, p. 368. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1472-6963-12-368

Gehring, Katrin; Schwappach, David L B; Battaglia, Markus; Buff, Roman; Huber, Felix; Sauter, Peter; Wieser, Markus (2012). Frequency of and harm associated with primary care safety incidents. American journal of managed care, 18(9), e323-37. Overland Park, Kan.: Ascend Media

Borchard, Annegret; Schwappach, David L. B.; Barbir, Aline; Bezzola, Paula (2012). A systematic review of the effectiveness, compliance, and critical factors for implementation of safety checklists in surgery. Annals of surgery, 256(6), pp. 925-933. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3182682f27

Schwappach, David L B; Meyer Massetti, Carla; Gehring, Katrin (2012). Communication barriers in counselling foreign-language patients in public pharmacies: threats to patient safety? International journal of clinical pharmacy, 34(5), pp. 765-72. Dordrecht: Springer 10.1007/s11096-012-9674-7

Schwappach, David L B; Conen, Dieter (2012). Patient safety--who cares? Swiss medical weekly, 142, w13634. Muttenz: EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag 10.4414/smw.2012.13634

Schwappach, David L B; Gehring, Katrin; Battaglia, Markus; Buff, Roman; Huber, Felix; Sauter, Peter; Wieser, Markus (2012). Threats to patient safety in the primary care office: concerns of physicians and nurses. Swiss medical weekly, 142, w13601. Muttenz: EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag 10.4414/smw.2012.13601

Schwappach, D; Frank, O (2012). [Patients as vigilant partners - patient involvement in patient safety]. Therapeutische Umschau, 69(6), pp. 359-362. Bern: Huber 10.1024/0040-5930/a000298

Schwappach, David (2012). Gesundheitsökonomie. In: Egger, Matthias; Razum, Oliver (eds.) Public Health: Sozial- und Präventivmedizin kompakt (pp. 87-94). Berlin: De Gruyter 10.1515/9783110255416.87

Schwappach, David (2012). Patientensicherheit. In: Egger, Matthias; Razum, Oliver (eds.) Public Health: Sozial- und Präventivmedizin kompakt (pp. 116-118). Berlin: De Gruyter 10.1515/9783110255416.116


Schwappach, D L (2011). Frequency of and predictors for patient-reported medical and medication errors in Switzerland. Swiss medical weekly, 141, w13262. Muttenz: EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag 10.4414/smw.2011.13262

Schwappach, David L B; Frank, Olga; Hochreutener, Marc-Anton (2011). 'New perspectives on well-known issues': patients' experiences and perceptions of safety in Swiss hospitals. Zeitschrift für Evidenz, Fortbildung und Qualität im Gesundheitswesen, 105(7), pp. 542-548. Amsterdam: Elsevier, Urban & Fischer 10.1016/j.zefq.2010.07.002

Schwappach, David L B; Frank, Olga; Koppenberg, Joachim; Müller, Beat; Wasserfallen, Jean-Blaise (2011). Patients' and healthcare workers' perceptions of a patient safety advisory. International journal for quality in health care, 23(6), pp. 713-720. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/intqhc/mzr062

Schwappach, David L B; Mülders, Verena; Simic, Dusan; Wilm, Stefan; Thürmann, Petra A (2011). Is less more? Patients' preferences for drug information leaflets. Pharmacoepidemiology and drug safety, 20(9), pp. 987-995. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell 10.1002/pds.2212

Meyer-Massetti, Carla; Cheng, Christine M; Schwappach, David L B; Paulsen, Lynn; Ide, Brigid; Meier, Christoph R; Guglielmo, B Joseph (2011). Systematic review of medication safety assessment methods. American journal of health-system pharmacy, 68(3), pp. 227-240. Bethesda, Md.: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists 10.2146/ajhp100019

Schnoz, Domenic; Schaub, Michael; Schwappach, David L; Salis Gross, Corina (2011). Developing a smoking cessation program for Turkish-speaking migrants in Switzerland: novel findings and promising effects. Nicotine & tobacco research, 13(2), pp. 127-134. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/ntr/ntq220

Schwappach, D L B; Wernli, M (2011). Barriers and facilitators to chemotherapy patients' engagement in medical error prevention. Annals of oncology, 22(2), pp. 424-430. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/annonc/mdq346

Schwappach, D; Hochreutener, Marc-Anton; Von Laue, Nicoletta; Frank, Olga (2011). Täter als Opfer - Konstruktiver Umgang mit Fehlern in Gesundheitsorganisationen. Patientensicherheit Schweiz: Vol. 3. Zürich: Stiftung für Patientensicherheit


Schwappach, David L B; Wernli, Martin (2010). Predictors of chemotherapy patients' intentions to engage in medical error prevention. Oncologist, 15(8), pp. 903-912. Miamisburg, Ohio: AlphaMed Press 10.1634/theoncologist.2010-0117

Schwappach, David L. B.; Hochreutener, Marc-Anton; Wernli, Martin (2010). Oncology nurses' perceptions about involving patients in the prevention of chemotherapy administration errors. Oncology nursing forum, 37(2), E84-E91. Pittsburgh, Pa.: Oncology Nursing Society 10.1188/10.ONF.E84-E91

Frey, Bernhard; Schwappach, David (2010). Critical incident monitoring in paediatric and adult critical care: from reporting to improved patient outcomes? Current opinion in critical care, 16(6), pp. 649-653. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/MCC.0b013e32834044d8

Voltmer, Edgar; Schwappach, David; Frank, Erica; Wirsching, Michael; Spahn, Claudia (2010). Work-related behavior and experience patterns and predictors of mental health in German physicians in medical practice. Family medicine, 42(6), pp. 433-439. Kansas City, Mo.: Society of Teachers of Family Medicine

Schwappach, David L B; Wernli, Martin (2010). Chemotherapy patients' perceptions of drug administration safety. Journal of clinical oncology, 28(17), pp. 2896-2901. Alexandria, Va.: American Society of Clinical Oncology 10.1200/JCO.2009.27.6626

Schwappach, David L B; Wernli, Martin (2010). Am I (un)safe here? Chemotherapy patients' perspectives towards engaging in their safety. Quality & safety in health care, 19(5), e9. London: BMJ Publishing Group 10.1136/qshc.2009.033118

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