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The Safety Attitudes Questionnaire: psychometric properties, benchmarking data, and emerging research
BackgroundThere is widespread interest in measuring healthcare provider attitudes about issues relevant to patient safety (often called safety climate or safety culture). Here we report theExpand
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Masculinity & femininity: Their psychological dimensions, correlates, and antecedents
Preface 1. Gender, Sex Roles, and the Psychological Dimensions of Masculinity and Femininity 2. Previous Research and Overview of the Study 3. Measuring Instruments 4. Sample Characteristics andExpand
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On error management: lessons from aviation
  • R. Helmreich
  • Medicine
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 18 March 2000
Pilots and doctors operate in complex environments where teams interact with technology. In both domains, risk varies from low to high with threats coming from a variety of sources in theExpand
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The evolution of Crew Resource Management training in commercial aviation.
In this study, we describe changes in the nature of Crew Resource Management (CRM) training in commercial aviation, including its shift from cockpit to crew resource management. Validation of theExpand
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Ratings of self and peers on sex role attributes and their relation to self-esteem and conceptions of masculinity and femininity.
Male (N = 248) and female (N = 282) subjects were given the Personal Attributes Questionnaire consisting of 55 bipolar attributes drawn from the Sex Role Stereotype Questionnaire by Rosenkrantz,Expand
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Negative and positive components of psychological masculinity and femininity and their relationships to self-reports of neurotic and acting out behaviors.
Negatively valued masculinity (M-) and femininity (F-) personality scales were developed to supplement the positively valued Masculinity (M+) and Femininity (F+) scales of the Personal AttributesExpand
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Culture at Work in Aviation and Medicine: National, Organizational and Professional Influences
The book looks at culture as a complex framework of national, organizational and professional attitudes and values within which groups and individuals function. The focus of this book is anExpand
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Discrepant attitudes about teamwork among critical care nurses and physicians*
ObjectiveTo measure and compare critical care physicians’ and nurses’ attitudes about teamwork. DesignCross-sectional surveys. SettingEight nonsurgical intensive care units in two teaching and fourExpand
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A short version of the Attitudes toward Women Scale (AWS)
A short (25-item) version of the Spence-Helmreich (1972) Attitudes toward Women Scale (AWS) is presented. Correlations between scores on the short and the full (55-item) version for groups of maleExpand
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Error, stress, and teamwork in medicine and aviation: cross sectional surveys
Abstract Objectives: To survey operating theatre and intensive care unit staff about attitudes concerning error, stress, and teamwork and to compare these attitudes with those of airline cockpitExpand
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