TRIAD VIII: Nationwide Multicenter Evaluation to Determine Whether Patient Video Testimonials Can Safely Help Ensure Appropriate Critical Versus End-of-Life Care.

@article{Mirarchi2017TRIADVN,
  title={TRIAD VIII: Nationwide Multicenter Evaluation to Determine Whether Patient Video Testimonials Can Safely Help Ensure Appropriate Critical Versus End-of-Life Care.},
  author={Ferdinando L. Mirarchi and Timothy E. Cooney and Arvind Venkat and David Daoyi Wang and Thaddeus Mason Pope and Abra L. Fant and Stanley A Terman and Kevin M Klauer and Monica Williams-Murphy and Michael A. Gisondi and Brian M Clemency and Ankur A. Doshi and Mari Siegel and Mary S Kraemer and Kate Aberger and Stephanie Harman and Neera K Ahuja and Jestin N. Carlson and Melody L Milliron and Kristopher K Hart and Chelsey D. Gilbertson and Jason W Wilson and Larissa M{\"u}ller and Lori C Brown and Bradley D. Gordon},
  journal={Journal of patient safety},
  year={2017},
  volume={13 2},
  pages={51-61}
}
OBJECTIVE End-of-life interventions should be predicated on consensus understanding of patient wishes. Written documents are not always understood; adding a video testimonial/message (VM) might improve clarity. Goals of this study were to (1) determine baseline rates of consensus in assigning code status and resuscitation decisions in critically ill scenarios and (2) determine whether adding a VM increases consensus. METHODS We randomly assigned 2 web-based survey links to 1366 faculty and… CONTINUE READING