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Factors influencing the sustainability and spread of a safety quality improvement programme

PIPSQC is pleased to share the new article in BMJ Open, entitled “Perspectives of paediatric hospital staff on factors influencing the sustainability and spread of a safety quality improvement programme.”

In addition, PIPSQC is pleased to highlight the following resources on pediatric patient safety: 

PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE 
Long-Term Outcomes and the Post-Intensive Care Syndrome in Critically Ill Children: A North American Perspective
Managing the Critically Ill Child—What Resources Do You Really Need (and What Do You Have)?
Oncological Critical Care Considerations in Children
Pediatric Sepsis Phenotype
The Evolution of Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care

PEDIATRIC EMERGENCY CARE 
European Resuscitation Council (ERC) - New Guidelines for Resuscitation
Improving CPR Quality by Using a Real-Time Feedback Defibrillator During Pediatric Simulation Training
Major Trauma Audit Paediatric Report 2014-2019
 
PEDIATRIC DIAGNOSTIC SAFETY 
Crossing academic boundaries for diagnostic safety: 10 complex challenges and potential solutions from clinical perspectives and high-reliability organizing principles
Declaring uncertainty: using quality improvement methods to change the conversation of diagnosis 
‘The misdiagnosis ended up costing her, her life’: A Texas family’s warning for all parents

NEONATAL PATIENT SAFETY
Employing learning health system principles to advance research on severe neonatal and paediatric illness in Kenya
WHO - Ghana: Building Quality of Care Systems and Scaling up Implementation of Standards for Maternal and Newborn Health
WHO - Newborns and COVID-19: Now is the time to act for every newborn, everywhere 
WHO - Understanding barriers to quality of care: An approach for conducting a situational analysis of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) and quality in health care facilities

Also of note are the recent articles below on COVID-19 and children: 

COVID-19 and PATIENT SAFETY 
COVID-19 dominates annual list of patient safety concerns

COVID-19 and SURGE CAPACITY
Volunteer Team Helps PICU Nurses Treat Adult Patients During COVID-19 Surge

MULTISYSTEM INFLAMMATORY SYNDROME IN CHILDREN (MIS-C)
High rates of Antibiotic prescriptions in children with COVID-19 or Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome: a multinational experience in 990 cases from Latin America
Post-acute COVID-19 syndrome
What Are We Missing in Our Search for MIS-C?

COVID-19 and CHILDREN
BMJ Best Practice – Coronavirus 2019 disease
Brain Death Evaluation in Children With Suspected or Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019

SECONDARY EFFECTS of COVID-19 on CHILDREN
Diabetic Ketoacidosis at Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis in Children during the COVID‐19 Pandemic
SickKids sees rise in unintentional poisonings in children during COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 and SCHOOL REOPENINGS
American Academy of Pediatrics Agrees with CDC on Updated School Guidance
Updated COVID-19 guidance addresses physical distancing in schools, emotional toll on students