See a complete PubMed list of publications by Bruce Gewertz, MD, and Ken Catchpole, PhD.

Selected Key Publications

Gewertz BL. Disrupting disruptive physicians. JAMA Surg. 2015 May;150(5):385-386.

Catchpole K, Ley E, Wiegmann D, Blaha J, Shouhed D, Gangi A, Blocker R, Karl R, Karl C, Taggart B, Starnes B, Gewertz B. A human factors subsystems approach to trauma care. JAMA Surg. 2014 Sep;149(9):962-968.

Shouhed D, Blocker RC, Gangi A, Ley E, Blaha J, Margulies D, Wiegmann DA, Starnes B, Karl C, Karl R, Gewertz BL, Catchpole KR. Flow disruptions during trauma care. World J Surg. 2014 Feb;38(2):314-321.

Catchpole KR, Gangi A, Blocker RC, Ley EJ, Blaha J, Gewertz BL, Wiegmann DA. Flow disruptions in trauma care handoffs. J Surg Res. 2013 Sep;184(1):586-591.

Blocker RC, Shouhed D, Gangi A, Ley E, Blaha J, Gewertz BL, Wiegmann D, Catchpole KR. Barriers to trauma care associated with CT scanning. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Jul;217(1):135-141.

Catchpole K. Spreading human factors expertise in healthcare: untangling the knots in people and systems. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 Oct;22(10):793-797.

Catchpole K. Toward the modelling of safety behaviour in healthcare systems. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 Sep;22(9):705-709.

Gordon M, Catchpole K, Baker P. Human factors perspective on recent medical graduates' prescribing behaviour: implications for educators. Adv Med Educ Pract. 2013 Jan 10;4:1-9.

Catchpole K. Improving performance through human-centred reconfiguration of existing designs. BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 Jan;22(1):5-7.

Shouhed D, Gewertz B, Wiegmann D, Catchpole K. Integrating human factors research and surgery: a review. Arch Surg. 2012;147(12):1141-1146.

Catchpole K, Wiegmann D. Understanding safety and performance in the cardiac operating room: from 'sharp end' to 'blunt end'. BMJ Qual Saf. 2012;21(10): 807-809.

Catchpole K. Task, team and technology integration in the paediatric cardiac operating room. Prog Pediatr Cardiol. 2011;32(2):85-88.