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COVID-19 and its associated safety-related research dimensions: a scientometric analysis and scoping review

PIPSQC is pleased to highlight the following articles on COVID-19 and Patient Safety:
- Scientific literature on Coronaviruses, COVID-19 and its associated safety-related research dimensions: a scientometric analysis and scoping review
- Achieving sustainable change: Capturing lessons from COVID-19
- Beyond the corrective action hierarchy: A systems approach to organizational change
- Fighting a common enemy: a catalyst to close intractable safety gaps
- Learning Systems: Managing Uncertainty in the New Normal of Covid-19

In addition, PIPSQC is pleased to share below the new PIPSQC "COVID-19 AND PATIENT SAFETY" resource page - which features a selection of articles, webinars, and websites on COVID-19 and Patient Safety.

To access the new resource page, please visit:


COVID-19 and Patient Safety
Beyond the corrective action hierarchy: A systems approach to organizational change
COVID and hematology: special considerations regarding patient safety, gold standard therapies and safety for health care professionals
COVID-19 pandemic: resilient organisational response to a low-chance, high-impact event
COVID-19: Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Skills to Deploy during the Surge
COVID-19 and Safety of Older Adults
Fighting a common enemy: a catalyst to close intractable safety gaps
Hospital Experiences Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Results of a National Pulse Survey March 23–27, 2020
Independent evaluation of global COVID-19 response announced 
Learning Systems: Managing Uncertainty in the New Normal of Covid-19
Patient safety concerns in COVID-19–related events: a study of 343 event reports from 71 hospitals in Pennsylvania
Patient safety experiences and good practices implemented in Italy for coping with COVID-19 emergency
Patient Safety Recommendations for COVID-19 Epidemic Outbreak - Card View
Scientific literature on Coronaviruses, COVID-19 and its associated safety-related research dimensions: a scientometric analysis and scoping review

COVID-19 and Pediatric Patient Safety
Addressing the indirect effects of COVID-19 on the health of children and young people
Children in Lockdown: The Consequences of the Coronavirus Crisis for Children Living in Poverty
COVID-19 and Children: A call from paediatric leaders across Europe
COVID-19: Ways to Prepare Your Children's Hospital Now
Epidemiology, Spectrum, and Impact of COVID-19 on Children, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women
Growing A Safety Culture During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Protecting children from iatrogenic harm during COVID-19 pandemic
Resilience Engineering: What's Next in Quality and Safety 
Rise in the incidence of abusive head trauma during the COVID-19 pandemic
WHO and UNICEF warn of a decline in vaccinations during COVID-19

COVID-19 and Ambulatory Care Safety
Focus on maximizing patient safety, minimizing liability risk when reopening your practice
Overcoming COVID-19: What can human factors and ergonomics offer?

COVID-19 and Diagnostic Safety
COVID-19: to be or not to be; that is the diagnostic question
Extrapulmonary manifestations of COVID-19
Reducing the Risk of Diagnostic Error in the COVID-19 Era

COVID-19 and Emergency Care Safety
Children's emergency presentations during the COVID-19 pandemic 
Going to the COVID-19 Gemba: using observation and high reliability strategies to achieve safety in a time of crisis
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on emergency department visits and patient safety in the United States

COVID-19 and Equity
The Care We Need: Driving Better Health Outcomes for People and Communities
Choices for the "New Normal"
UN Sustainable Development Goals Report 2020

COVID-19 and Evidence-based Care
COVID-19: an opportunity to reduce unnecessary healthcare
COVID-19 - A Reminder to Reason
Emerging pharmacological therapies for ARDS: COVID‑19 and beyond
Evidence Summary of Paediatric COVID-19 Literature
Evidence-based practices for acute respiratory failure and acute respiratory distress syndrome: A systematic review of reviews
Less is more, now more than ever
Pathophysiology, Transmission, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Review
Using resources wisely in the COVID-19 pandemic: an international list of Choosing Wisely recommendations

COVID-19 and Health Worker Safety
Health Worker Safety: A Priority for Patient Safety
Integrative total worker health framework for keeping workers safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic
Preserving Organizational Resilience, Patient Safety, and Staff Retention during COVID-19 Requires a Holistic Consideration of the Psychological Safety of Healthcare Workers
Promoting psychosocial well-being of health care staff during crisis
Psychological and mental impact of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on medical staff and general public - a systematic review and meta-analysis
Supporting the Emotional Well-being of Health Care Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Whistleblowing and patient safety during COVID-19

COVID-19 and Human Factors
Achieving sustainable change: Capturing lessons from COVID-19
COVID-19: Team and Human Factors to Improve Safety
Human Factors in the Design and Operation of Ventilators for Covid-19
Human factors and ergonomics at time of crises: the Italian experience coping with COVID-19

COVID-19 and Information Technology
Are we employing the most efficient learning tools to help today’s clinicians and organisations combat covid-19?

COVID-19 and Mortality
Challenges Estimating Total Lives Lost in COVID-19 Decisions: Consideration of Mortality Related to Unemployment, Social Isolation, and Depression
COVID-19 Mortality Risk Assessment: An International Multi-Center Study 
Estimation of Excess Deaths Associated With the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States, March to May 2020
Serology-informed estimates of SARS-CoV-2 infection fatality risk in Geneva, Switzerland
Understanding variation in reported covid-19 deaths with a novel Shewhart chart application

COVID-19 and Patient and Family-Centered Care
Better Together: Re-Integration of Family Caregivers as Essential Partners in Care in a Time of COVID-19

COVID-19 and PPE
Decontamination Interventions for the Reuse of Surgical Mask Personal Protective Equipment: A Systematic Review
Human factors issues of working in personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic
Live Scoping Review of N95 and Surgical Facemask Decontamination and Reuse: A Scoping Review Protocol
Physical distancing, face masks, and eye protection to prevent person-to-person transmission of SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Universal Masking to Prevent SARS-CoV-2 Transmission - The Time Is Now

COVID-19 and Quality Improvement
COVID-19 Response National Quality Improvement Team Role and Contribution
QI Essentials: Shaping our future
QI Evidence Update - July 2020
Quality improvement into practice
Quality & Safety in the time of Coronavirus - Design Better, Learn Faster

COVID-19 and Surge Capacity
Addressing the Surge of Patients During COVID-19 Pandemic
Caring for Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 in a PICU: Recommendations by Dual Trained Intensivists
Caring for Critically Ill Adults in PICUs Is Not "Child's Play"
Coordinating Hospital Care for Children to Increase Capacity for the Surge in COVID-19 Patients
Design for Implementation of a System-Level ICU Pandemic Surge Staffing Plan
How Children's Hospital Beds Factor Into COVID-19 Bed Capacity for Adults
Managing ICU surge during the COVID-19 crisis: rapid guidelines
Rapid Implementation of an Adult Coronavirus Disease 2019 Unit in a Children's Hospital
Repurposing a Pediatric ICU for Adults
Statewide Real-Time Tracking of Beds and Ventilators During Coronavirus Disease 2019 and Beyond
Triage of Scarce Critical Care Resources in COVID-19 An Implementation Guide for Regional Allocation 

COVID-19 and Survivorship
Covid-19: What do we know about "long covid"?
Survivorship after COVID-19 ICU stay
Trending Clinical Topic: Chronic COVID
Covid's Harrowing Complications

COVID-19 and Patient Safety
COVID-19 Quality and Safety video series
COVID-19 Update: Leveraging Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Skills
Ensuring Healthcare Safety Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic
Human Factors Systems Approach and the COVID-19 Healthcare Crisis
Masterclass on the role of healthcare quality and patient safety by Dr. Peter Lachman
Patient safety implications during the COVID-19 pandemic
Promoting patient safety at time of COVID-19
Safety and Reliability During the COVID-19 Crisis with Dr Tejal Gandhi

COVID-19 and Pediatric Patient Safety
COVID-19 in Critically Ill Children - Primum Non Nocere: Avoiding Iatrogenic Harm in Children during the Pandemic
COVID-19: Experiences from Seattle Children's Hospital
IPA-UNICEF-WHO Webinar on Do No Harm: Perinatal, Newborn and Child Health during COVID-19

COVID-19 and Patient Safety
AGENAS - Call for good practice - Focus Emergenza Covid - 19
AHRQ - COVID-19 Resources
AHRQ Patient Safety Network (PSNet) - Topics - COVID-19
APSF - COVID-19 Anesthesia Resource Center
ASPR TRACIE - Novel Coronavirus Resources
CDC - Information for Healthcare Professionals about COVID-19
CEC - Safety Fundamentals to support teams during COVID-19
IHI - COVID-19 Guidance and Resources
ISQua - COVID-19 Information and Resources
Johns Hopkins - Coronavirus Resource Center
NAM - COVID-19 Responses & Resources
National COVID-19 Clinical Evidence Taskforce
Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) - COVID-19 Resources for Clinicians
Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) - COVID-19 Resources for Hospitals
PreventEpidemics.org - COVID-19 Resource Library
UN - COVID-19 Response
WHO - COVID-19 - Country & Technical Guidance
WHO - Patient Safety - World Patient Safety Day
WHO - World Patient Safety Day - Health Worker Safety: A Priority for Patient Safety

COVID-19 and Pediatric Patient Safety
AAP - Critical Updates on COVID-19
CHA - COVID-19 Resources for Pediatric Educators
CHA - COVID-19 Resource and Updates
Children's Hospitals' Solutions for Patient Safety (SPS) - Hospital Resources 
Coronavirus in Kids (COVKID) Tracking and Education Project
DFTB - COVID Resources
EAP - COVID-19 - National and International Guidelines
EMSC - COVID-19 - Hospital Pediatric Preparedness
EMSC - National Pediatric Readiness Project - Readiness Toolkit 
EMSC - Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Quality Collaborative (PDPQC)
EMSC - Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Toolkit 
ESPNIC - COVID-19 Outbreak - Recommendations
Healthy Newborn Network (HNN) - COVID-19 Interim Guidance
National Pediatric Disaster Coalition (NPDC) - Resources
OPENPediatrics - COVID-19
PIPSQC - COVID-19 and Children
Pediatric Overflow Planning Contingency Response Network (POPCoRN) - Health System Operations
PMNCH compendium of COVID-19 related partner resources on women's, children's and adolescents' health
UNICEF - COVID-19 resources for policymakers and front-line workers 
UNICEF - Data - COVID-19 and Children
WFPICCS - COVID-19 Resources