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    • Irish policy-makers' perceptions of barriers and facilitators to hand hygiene compliance 

      Madden, Caoimhe; Lydon, Sinéad; Lambe, Kathryn; O'Connor, Paul (Irish Medical Organisation, 2019-04)
      Introduction Despite its’ role in infection prevention, hand hygiene (HH) compliance rates in healthcare settings remain sub-optimal. Little research has examined policy-makers’ perceptions of contributory barriers and ...
    • A systematic review of measurement tools for the proactive assessment of patient safety in general practice 

      Lydon, Sinéad; Cupples, Margaret; Murphy, Andrew W.; Hart, Nigel; O'Connor, Paul (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2017-04-04)
      Background Primary care physicians have reported a difficulty in understanding how best to measure and improve patient safety in their practices. Objectives The aims of the study were to identify measures of patient ...
    • A systematic review of patient complaints about general practice 

      O’Dowd, Emily; Lydon, Sinéad; Madden, Caoimhe; O'Connor, Paul (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2019-11-19)
      Objective This review aimed to synthesize the extant research on complaints in general practice. Methods Five electronic databases were searched: Medline, Web of Science, CINAHL, PsycINFO and Academic Search Complete. ...
    • A systematic review of patient complaints about general practice. 

      O'Dowd, Emily; Lydon, Sinéad; Madden, Caoimhe; O'Connor, Paul (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2019-11-19)
      Health care complaints are an underutilized resource for quality and safety improvement. Most research on health care complaints is focused on secondary care. However, there is also a need to consider patient safety in ...