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1966 …2020

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2020

Assessing the appropriateness of the management of otitis media in Australia: a population-based sample survey

Clay-Williams, R., Stephens, J. H., Williams, H., Hallahan, A., Dalton, C., Hibbert, P., Ting, H. P., Arnolda, G., Wiles, L., Braithwaite, J. & CareTrack Kids Investigative Team, 1 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 56, 2, p. 215-223 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Using the WHO International Classification of patient safety framework to identify incident characteristics and contributing factors for medical or surgical complication deaths

Mitchell, R., Faris, M., Lystad, R., Fajardo Pulido, D., Norton, G., Baysari, M., Clay-Williams, R., Hibbert, P., Carson-Stevens, A. & Hughes, C., 1 Jan 2020, In : Applied Ergonomics. 82, 8 p., 102920.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2018
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2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Quality of health care for children in Australia, 2012-2013

Braithwaite, J., Hibbert, P. D., Jaffe, A., White, L., Cowell, C. T., Harris, M. F., Runciman, W. B., Hallahan, A. R., Wheaton, G., Williams, H. M., Murphy, E., Molloy, C. J., Wiles, L. K., Ramanathan, S., Arnolda, G., Ting, H. P., Hooper, T. D., Szabo, N., Wakefield, J. G., Hughes, C. F. & 9 others, Schmiede, A., Dalton, C., Dalton, S., Holt, J., Donaldson, L., Kelley, E., Lilford, R., Lachman, P. & Muething, S., 20 Mar 2018, In : JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association. 319, 11, p. 1113-1124 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

37 Citations (Scopus)

The future of health systems to 2030: a roadmap for global progress and sustainability

Braithwaite, J., Mannion, R., Matsuyama, Y., Shekelle, P. G., Whittaker, S., Al-Adawi, S., Ludlow, K., James, W., Ting, H. P., Herkes, J., McPherson, E., Churruca, K., Lamprell, G., Ellis, L. A., Boyling, C., Warwick, M., Pomare, C., Nicklin, W. & Hughes, C. F., 1 Dec 2018, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 30, 10, p. 823-831 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Accomplishing reform: successful case studies drawn from the health systems of 60 countries

Braithwaite, J., Mannion, R., Matsuyama, Y., Shekelle, P., Whittaker, S., Al-Adawi, S., Ludlow, K., James, W., Ting, H. P., Herkes, J., Ellis, L. A., Churruca, K., Nicklin, W. & Hughes, C., 1 Oct 2017, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 29, 6, p. 880-886 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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9 Citations (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)

Australia: Two decades of evolving a patient safety system: an Australian story of reducing harm to deteriorating patients

Braithwaite, J., Hillman, K., Pain, C. & Hughes, C. F., 2017, Health Systems Improvement Across the Globe: Success Stories from 60 Countries. Braithwaite, J., Mannion, R., Matsuyama, Y., Shekelle, P., Whittaker, S. & Al-Adawi, S. (eds.). 1st ed. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, p. 373-377 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Between the flags: implementing a safety-net system at scale to recognise and manage deteriorating patients in the New South Wales public health system

Pain, C., Green, M., Duff, C., Hyland, D., Pantle, A., Fitzpatrick, K. & Hughes, C., 1 Feb 2017, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 29, 1, p. 130-136 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
2016

How to do better health reform: a snapshot of change and improvement initiatives in the health systems of 30 countries

Braithwaite, J., Matsuyama, Y., Mannion, R., Johnson, J., Bates, D. W. & Hughes, C., Dec 2016, In : International Journal for Quality in Health Care. 28, 6, p. 843-846 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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14 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)
2015

CareTrack Kids - Part 1. Assessing the appropriateness of healthcare delivered to Australian children: study protocol for clinical indicator development

Wiles, L. K., Hooper, T. D., Hibbert, P. D., White, L., Mealing, N., Jaffe, A., Cowell, C. T., Harris, M. F., Runciman, W. B., Goldstein, S., Hallahan, A. R., Wakefield, J. G., Murphy, E., Lau, A., Wheaton, G., Williams, H. M., Hughes, C. & Braithwaite, J., 2015, In : BMJ Open. 5, 4, p. 1-7 7 p., e007748.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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23 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

CareTrack Kids-part 2. Assessing the appropriateness of the healthcare delivered to Australian children: study protocol for a retrospective medical record review

Hooper, T. D., Hibbert, P. D., Mealing, N., Wiles, L. K., Jaffe, A., White, L., Cowell, C. T., Harris, M. F., Runciman, W. B., Goldstein, S., Hallahan, A. R., Wakefield, J. G., Murphy, E., Lau, A., Wheaton, G., Williams, H. M., Hughes, C. & Braithwaite, J., 2015, In : BMJ Open. 5, 4, p. 1-9 9 p., e007749.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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22 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Improving red cell transfusion in the elective surgical setting: an improvement collaborative with evaluation

Harrison, B. T., Chen, J., Der Vartanian, C., Isbister, J., Tridgell, P. & Hughes, C. F., 1 May 2015, In : Vox Sanguinis. 108, 4, p. 393-402 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Accreditation, credentialing, scope of practice and outcome evaluation

Coventry, B. J., Hughes, C. & Webb, R., 2014, General surgery risk reduction. Coventry, B. J. (ed.). London: Springer, Springer Nature, p. 317-336 20 p. (Surgery: complications risks and consequences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

'Between the flags': Implementing a rapid response system at scale

Hughes, C., Pain, C., Braithwaite, J. & Hillman, K., Sep 2014, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 23, 9, p. 714-717 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

24 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Humanising healthcare reforms

Hughes, C. F., 2013, In : Australian Health Review. 37, 4, p. 556-557 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition review

Is home warfarin self-management effective? Results of the randomised Self-Management of Anticoagulation Research Trial

Dignan, R., Keech, A. C., Gebski, V. J., Mann, K. P. & Hughes, C. F., 15 Oct 2013, In : International Journal of Cardiology. 168, 6, p. 5378-5384 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes of aortic arch replacement surgery after previous cardiac surgery

Davies, R. A., Black, D., Bannon, P. G., Bayfield, M. S., Hendel, P. N., Hughes, C. F., Wilson, M. K. & Vallely, M. P., Nov 2013, In : ANZ Journal of Surgery. 83, 11, p. 827-832 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2012

Practitioner characteristics and the treatment of children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Mitchell, P. B., Levy, F., Hadzi-Pavlovic, D., Concannon, P. E., Hutchins, P., Mulcahy, D. L., Clarke, S. D., Salmelainen, P. A., Warner, A. & Hughes, C. F., Jun 2012, In : Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 48, 6, p. 483-489 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Evolution in the Techniques and Outcomes of Aortic Arch Surgery: A 22 Year Single Centre Experience

Davies, R. A., Black, D., Jeremy, R. W., Bannon, P. G., Bayfield, M. S., Hendel, P. N., Hughes, C. F., Wilson, M. K. & Vallely, M. P., Nov 2011, In : Heart, Lung and Circulation. 20, 11, p. 704-711 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Learning from disasters to improve patient safety: applying the generic disaster pathway to health system errors

Travaglia, J. F., Hughes, C. & Braithwaite, J., Jan 2011, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 20, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinion

6 Citations (Scopus)

Outcomes from the first 2 years of the Australian National Hand Hygiene Initiative

Grayson, M. L., Russo, P. L., Cruickshank, M., Bear, J. L., Gee, C. A., Hughes, C. F., Johnson, P. D. R., Mccann, R., McMillan, A. J., Mitchell, B. G., Selvey, C. E., Smith, R. E. & Wilkinson, I. J., 21 Nov 2011, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 195, 10, p. 615-619 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

99 Citations (Scopus)

Strengthening organizational performance through accreditation research-a framework for twelve interrelated studies: the ACCREDIT project study protocol

Braithwaite, J., Westbrook, J., Johnston, B., Clark, S., Brandon, M., Banks, M., Hughes, C., Greenfield, D., Pawsey, M., Corbett, A., Georgiou, A., Callen, J., Vretveit, J., Pope, C., Sũol, R., Shaw, C., Debono, D., Westbrook, M., Hinchcliff, R. & Moldovan, M., 2011, In : BMC Research Notes. 4, p. 1-9 9 p., 390.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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27 Citations (Scopus)

Using the CEC paediatric calling criteria in emergency department triage

Pain, C. H., Hughes, C. F., Festa, M., Ekholm, J. & O'Meara, M., 21 Feb 2011, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 194, 4, p. 210-211 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2010

Bad stars or guiding lights? Learning from disasters to improve patient safety

Hughes, C., Travaglia, J. F. & Braithwaite, J., Aug 2010, In : Quality and Safety in Health Care. 19, 4, p. 332-336 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical practice variation

Kennedy, P. J., Leathley, C. M. & Hughes, C. F., Oct 2010, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 193, SUPPL. 8, p. S97-S99 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Cultural and associated enablers of, and barriers to, adverse incident reporting

Braithwaite, J., Westbrook, M. T., Travaglia, J. F. & Hughes, C., Jun 2010, In : Quality and Safety in Health Care. 19, 3, p. 229-233 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

Endothelial Activation After Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Comparison Between On-Pump and Off-Pump Techniques

Vallely, M. P., Bannon, P. G., Bayfield, M. S., Hughes, C. F. & Kritharides, L., Aug 2010, In : Heart, Lung and Circulation. 19, 8, p. 445-452 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Improving use of medicines with clinician-led use of validated clinical indicators

Lowinger, J. S., Stark, H. E., Kelly, M., Hughes, C. F., Gazarian, M. & Kaye, K. I., 15 Feb 2010, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 192, 4, p. 180-189 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction

Hughes, C. F., 2010, Warfarin management: a practical approach. Seong Saw, H. (ed.). Singapore: Dr Saw Huat Seong, p. XIV- XIX 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mandatory performance reporting as part of health care reform: But where are the clinical data?

Watterson, L. M., Holland, R. B., Davies, J. M. & Hughes, C. F., 6 Sep 2010, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 193, 5, p. 253-254 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

2 Citations (Scopus)

Measuring hospital performance - 2008 forum summary

Leathley, C. M., Gilbert, R., Kennedy, P. J. & Hughes, C. F., 18 Oct 2010, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 193, SUPPL. 8, p. S95-S96 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinion

2 Citations (Scopus)

Republished paper: Bad stars or guiding lights? Learning from disasters to improve patient safety

Hughes, C., Travaglia, J. F. & Braithwaite, J., Nov 2010, In : Postgraduate Medical Journal. 86, 1021, p. 675-679 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Citation (Scopus)

Robust data to close the gap: Current vascular and maternal/newborn indicators as measures of progress in Aboriginal health in New South Wales

Peiris, D., Mohsin, M., Jenkins, A., Hughes, C. & Cass, A., Dec 2010, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 34, 6, p. 563-571 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Surgical audit - still an eccentric view?

Hughes, C. F., Fearnside, M. & Maddern, G. J., Dec 2010, In : ANZ Journal of Surgery. 80, 12, p. 864 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

1 Citation (Scopus)
2009

A statewide approach to systematising hand hygiene behaviour hospitals: clean hands save lives, part 1

Pantle, A. C., Fitzpatrick, K. R., McClaws, M-L. & Hughes, C. F., 2009, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 191, 8 Supplement, p. S8-S12 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A statewide approach to systematising hand hygiene behaviour in hospitals: clean hands save lives, part I.

Pantle, A. C., Fitzpatrick, K. R., McLaws, M. L. & Hughes, C. F., 19 Oct 2009, In : The Medical journal of Australia. 191, 8 Suppl, p. s8-s12 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Culture change for hand hygiene: clean hands save lives, part II.

Fitzpatrick, K. R., Pantle, A. C., McLaws, M. L. & Hughes, C. F., 19 Oct 2009, In : The Medical journal of Australia. 191, 8 Suppl, p. s13-s17 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Everybody's angry: say sorry mate

Hughes, C. F. & Saul, P., 2009, Detect manual: detecting deterioration, evaluation, treatment, escalation and communicating in teams. Jaques, T., Fisher, M., Hillman, K. & Fraser, K. (eds.). 1 ed. Sydney: Clinical Excellence Commission, p. 83-90 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Improvements in hand hygiene across New South Wales public hospitals: clean hands save lives, part III.

McLaws, M. L., Pantle, A. C., Fitzpatrick, K. R. & Hughes, C. F., 19 Oct 2009, In : The Medical journal of Australia. 191, 8 Suppl, p. s18-s25 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

More than hand hygiene is needed to affect methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clinical indicator rates: clean hands save lives, part IV.

McLaws, M. L., Pantle, A. C., Fitzpatrick, K. R. & Hughes, C. F., 19 Oct 2009, In : The Medical journal of Australia. 191, 8 Suppl, p. s26-s31 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Quantitative and Temporal Differences in Coagulation, Fibrinolysis and Platelet Activation after On-Pump and Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Vallely, M. P., Bannon, P. G., Bayfield, M. S., Hughes, C. F. & Kritharides, L., Apr 2009, In : Heart, Lung and Circulation. 18, 2, p. 123-130 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

The development, design, testing, refinement, simulation and application of an evaluation framework for communities of practice and social-professional networks

Braithwaite, J., Westbrook, J. I., Ranmuthugala, G., Cunningham, F., Plumb, J., Wiley, J., Ball, D., Huckson, S., Hughes, C., Johnston, B., Callen, J., Creswick, N., Georgiou, A., Betbeder-Matibet, L. & Debono, D., 2009, In : BMC Health Services Research. 9, p. 1-8 8 p., 162.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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38 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Clinical process redesign: Can the leopard change its spots?

Phillips, P. A. & Hughes, C. F., 17 Mar 2008, In : The Medical journal of Australia. 188, 6 Suppl, p. S7-S8 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

5 Citations (Scopus)

Medication errors in hospitals: What can be done?

Hughes, C. F., 3 Mar 2008, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 188, 5, p. 267-268 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

19 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Endovascular grafting of the thoracic aorta, an evolving therapy: Ten-year experience in a single centre

Sandroussi, C., Waltham, M., Hughes, C. F., May, J., Harris, J. P., Stephen, M. S. & White, G. H., Nov 2007, In : ANZ Journal of Surgery. 77, 11, p. 974-980 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Sea change: Public reporting and the safety and quality of the Australian health care system

Hughes, C. F. & Mackay, P., 15 May 2006, In : Medical Journal of Australia. 184, 10 SUPPL., p. S44-S47 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

What Prosthesis Should Be Used at Valve Re-Replacement After Structural Valve Deterioration of a Bioprosthesis?

Lau, L., Jamieson, W. R. E., Hughes, C., Germann, E. & Chan, F., Dec 2006, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 82, 6, p. 2123-2132 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Corynebacterium diphtheriae endocarditis - Surgery for some but not all!

Mishra, B., Dignan, R. J., Hughes, C. F. & Hendel, N., Jun 2005, In : Asian Cardiovascular and Thoracic Annals. 13, 2, p. 119-126 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Right arm ischemia following intentional stent-graft coverage of an anomalous right subclavian artery

Waltham, M., Agrawal, V., Bowman, L., Hughes, C. & White, G. H., Feb 2005, In : Journal of Endovascular Therapy. 12, 1, p. 110-114 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)