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Barriers and facilitators for in-hospital resuscitation: A prospective clinical study. / Glerup Lauridsen, Kasper; Krogh, Kristian; Müller, Sune D et al.

In: Resuscitation, Vol. 164, 07.2021, p. 70-78.

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Glerup Lauridsen K, Krogh K, Müller SD, Schmidt AS, Nadkarni VM, Berg RA et al. Barriers and facilitators for in-hospital resuscitation: A prospective clinical study. Resuscitation. 2021 Jul;164:70-78. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2021.05.007

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title = "Barriers and facilitators for in-hospital resuscitation: A prospective clinical study",
abstract = "INTRODUCTION: Guideline deviations with impact on patient outcomes frequently occur during in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). However, barriers and facilitators for preventing these guideline deviations are understudied. We aimed to characterize challenges occurring during IHCA and identify barriers and facilitators perceived by actual team members immediately following IHCA events.METHODS: This was a prospective multicenter clinical study. Following each resuscitation attempt in 6 hospitals over a 4-year period, we immediately sent web-based structured questionnaires to all responding team members, reporting their perceived resuscitation quality, teamwork, and communication and what they perceived as barriers or facilitators. Comments were analyzed using qualitative inductive thematic analysis methodology.RESULTS: We identified 924 resuscitation attempts and 3,698 survey responses were collected including 2,095 qualitative comments (response rate: 65%). Most frequent challenges were overcrowding (27%) and poor ergonomics/choreography of people in the room (17%). Narrative comments aligned into 24 unique barrier and facilitator themes in 4 domains: 6 related to treatment (most prevalent: CPR, rhythm check, equipment), 7 for teamwork (most prevalent: role allocation, crowd control, collaboration with ward staff), 6 for leadership (most prevalent: visible and distinct leader, multiple leaders, leader experience), and 5 for communication (most prevalent: closed loops, atmosphere in room, speaking loud/clear).CONCLUSION: Using novel, immediate after-event survey methodology of individual cardiac arrest team members, we characterized challenges and identified 24 themes within 4 domains that were barriers and facilitators for in-hospital resuscitation teams. We believe this level of detail is necessary to contextualize guidelines and training to facilitate high-quality resuscitation.",
keywords = "Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Heart Arrest/therapy, Hospitals, Humans, Patient Care Team, Prospective Studies",
author = "{Glerup Lauridsen}, Kasper and Kristian Krogh and M{\"u}ller, {Sune D} and Schmidt, {Anders S} and Nadkarni, {Vinay M} and Berg, {Robert A} and Leif Bach and Dodt, {Karen K} and Maack, {Thea Celander} and M{\o}ller, {Dorthe S} and Mette Qvortrup and Nielsen, {Rasmus P} and Rikke H{\o}jbjerg and Hans Kirkegaard and Bo L{\o}fgren",
year = "2021",
month = jul,
doi = "10.1016/j.resuscitation.2021.05.007",
language = "English",
volume = "164",
pages = "70--78",
journal = "Resuscitation",
issn = "0300-9572",
publisher = "Elsevier Ireland Ltd.",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Barriers and facilitators for in-hospital resuscitation: A prospective clinical study

AU - Glerup Lauridsen, Kasper

AU - Krogh, Kristian

AU - Müller, Sune D

AU - Schmidt, Anders S

AU - Nadkarni, Vinay M

AU - Berg, Robert A

AU - Bach, Leif

AU - Dodt, Karen K

AU - Maack, Thea Celander

AU - Møller, Dorthe S

AU - Qvortrup, Mette

AU - Nielsen, Rasmus P

AU - Højbjerg, Rikke

AU - Kirkegaard, Hans

AU - Løfgren, Bo

PY - 2021/7

Y1 - 2021/7

N2 - INTRODUCTION: Guideline deviations with impact on patient outcomes frequently occur during in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). However, barriers and facilitators for preventing these guideline deviations are understudied. We aimed to characterize challenges occurring during IHCA and identify barriers and facilitators perceived by actual team members immediately following IHCA events.METHODS: This was a prospective multicenter clinical study. Following each resuscitation attempt in 6 hospitals over a 4-year period, we immediately sent web-based structured questionnaires to all responding team members, reporting their perceived resuscitation quality, teamwork, and communication and what they perceived as barriers or facilitators. Comments were analyzed using qualitative inductive thematic analysis methodology.RESULTS: We identified 924 resuscitation attempts and 3,698 survey responses were collected including 2,095 qualitative comments (response rate: 65%). Most frequent challenges were overcrowding (27%) and poor ergonomics/choreography of people in the room (17%). Narrative comments aligned into 24 unique barrier and facilitator themes in 4 domains: 6 related to treatment (most prevalent: CPR, rhythm check, equipment), 7 for teamwork (most prevalent: role allocation, crowd control, collaboration with ward staff), 6 for leadership (most prevalent: visible and distinct leader, multiple leaders, leader experience), and 5 for communication (most prevalent: closed loops, atmosphere in room, speaking loud/clear).CONCLUSION: Using novel, immediate after-event survey methodology of individual cardiac arrest team members, we characterized challenges and identified 24 themes within 4 domains that were barriers and facilitators for in-hospital resuscitation teams. We believe this level of detail is necessary to contextualize guidelines and training to facilitate high-quality resuscitation.

AB - INTRODUCTION: Guideline deviations with impact on patient outcomes frequently occur during in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). However, barriers and facilitators for preventing these guideline deviations are understudied. We aimed to characterize challenges occurring during IHCA and identify barriers and facilitators perceived by actual team members immediately following IHCA events.METHODS: This was a prospective multicenter clinical study. Following each resuscitation attempt in 6 hospitals over a 4-year period, we immediately sent web-based structured questionnaires to all responding team members, reporting their perceived resuscitation quality, teamwork, and communication and what they perceived as barriers or facilitators. Comments were analyzed using qualitative inductive thematic analysis methodology.RESULTS: We identified 924 resuscitation attempts and 3,698 survey responses were collected including 2,095 qualitative comments (response rate: 65%). Most frequent challenges were overcrowding (27%) and poor ergonomics/choreography of people in the room (17%). Narrative comments aligned into 24 unique barrier and facilitator themes in 4 domains: 6 related to treatment (most prevalent: CPR, rhythm check, equipment), 7 for teamwork (most prevalent: role allocation, crowd control, collaboration with ward staff), 6 for leadership (most prevalent: visible and distinct leader, multiple leaders, leader experience), and 5 for communication (most prevalent: closed loops, atmosphere in room, speaking loud/clear).CONCLUSION: Using novel, immediate after-event survey methodology of individual cardiac arrest team members, we characterized challenges and identified 24 themes within 4 domains that were barriers and facilitators for in-hospital resuscitation teams. We believe this level of detail is necessary to contextualize guidelines and training to facilitate high-quality resuscitation.

KW - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

KW - Heart Arrest/therapy

KW - Hospitals

KW - Humans

KW - Patient Care Team

KW - Prospective Studies

U2 - 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2021.05.007

DO - 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2021.05.007

M3 - Journal article

C2 - 34033863

VL - 164

SP - 70

EP - 78

JO - Resuscitation

JF - Resuscitation

SN - 0300-9572

ER -