UHP CPD podcast- Library resources for further reading

Additional resources to support topics explored in UHP CPD Podcast

These are selected general resources on the topics included in the podcasts.
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Episode 2 Human Factors
Episode 1 Change Management & Quality Improvement






Episode 2 Human Factors (Link to podcast)

Clinical Human Factors Group resources:

Institute of Ergonomics and Human Factors 


Ebooks (require UHP Athens account)

Safety at the Sharp End : A Guide to Non-Technical Skills by Rhona Flin (who Martin mentions in podcast)

Being Human in Safety-Critical Organisations
Building a culture of patient safety through simulation : a interprofessional learning model
Comprehensive Healthcare Simulation: Interprofessional Team Training and Simulation
Crisis management in acute care settings: human factors and team psychology in a high-stakes environment.
The Field Guide to Understanding ‘Human Error’
Human factors challenges in emergency management
Human Factors in Healthcare: Level One
Human Factors in the Health Care Setting : A Pocket Guide for Clinical Instructors
Implementing Patient Safety: Addressing Culture, Conditions, and Values to Help People Work Safely
Interprofessional simulation in health care: materiality, embodiment, interaction
A Life in Error : From Little Slips to Big Disasters
The Limits of Expertise : Rethinking Pilot Error and the Causes of Airline Accidents
Naked Safety : Exploring the Dynamics of Safety in a Fast-Changing World
Patient Safety : A Human Factors Approach
Patient Safety : Perspectives on Evidence, Information and Knowledge Transfer
Peak performance under pressure: lessons from a helicopter rescue doctor
Rethinking Patient Safety


Basic concepts for crew resource management and non-technical skills, Flin, R. & Maran, N., Best practice & research. Clinical anaesthesiology, (2015), 29(1), p27-39. (requires UHP Athens account)

Disaster Ergonomics: Human Factors in COVID-19 Pandemic Emergency, Sasangohar et al, Human factors, (2020) 62(7), p 1061-1068. (Open access article)

The science of human factors: separating fact from fiction, Russ et al, BMJ Quality & Safety, (2013), 22(10) p802-808. (Open access article)




Episode 1 Change Management & Quality Improvement (Link to podcast)


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