Publications

Featured Resources

Dykes PC, Bogaisky M, Carter EJ, Duckworth M, Hurley AC, Jackson EM, Khasnabish S, Lindros ME, Lipsitz SR, Scanlan M, Yu SP, Bates DW, Adelman JS. Development and Validation of a Fall Prevention Knowledge Test J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019 Jan; 67(1):133-138. PMID: 30300920.

Dykes PC, Duckworth M, Cunningham S, Dubois S, Driscoll M, Feliciano Z, Ferrazzi M, Fevrin FE, Lyons S, Lindros ME, Monahan A, Paley MM, Jean-Pierre S, Scanlan M. Pilot Testing Fall TIPS (Tailoring Interventions for Patient Safety): A Patient-Centered Fall Prevention Toolkit Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017 Aug; 43(8):403-413. PMID: 28738986.

Dykes PC, Carroll DL, Hurley A, Lipsitz S, Benoit A, Chang F, Meltzer S, Tsurikova R, Zuyov L, Middleton B. Fall prevention in acute care hospitals a randomized trial JAMA. 2010 Nov 03; 304(17):1912-8. PMID: 21045097

Carroll DL, Dykes PC, Hurley AC. Patients’ Perspectives of falling while in an acute care hospital and suggestions for prevention. Appl Nurs Res. 2010 Nov; 23(4):238-41. PMID: 21035035

Dykes PC, Carroll DL, Hurley AC, Benoit A, Middleton B. Why Do Patients in Acute Care Hospitals Fall Can Falls Be Prevented J Nurs Adm. 2009 Jun; 39(6):299-304. PMID: 19509605

Additional Resources

Dykes PC, Adelman J, Alfieri L, Bogaisky M, Carroll DL, Carter E, Duckworth M, Erickson JI, Flaherty LM, Hurley AC, Jackson E, Khasnabish S, Lindros ME, Manzano W, Scanlan M, Spivack L. The Fall TIPS (Tailoring Interventions for Patient Safety) Program: A Collaboration to End the Persistent Problem of Patient Falls. Nurse Leader. 2019 Aug; 17(4):365-370.

Duckworth M, Adelman J, Belategui K, Feliciano Z, Jackson E, Khasnabish S, Lehman IS, Lindros ME, Mortimer H, Ryan K, Scanlan M, Berger Spivack L, Yu SP, Bates DW, Dykes PC. Assessing the Effectiveness of Engaging Patients and Their Families in the Three-Step Fall Prevention Process Across Modalities of an Evidence-Based Fall Prevention Toolkit: An Implementation Science Study. J Med Internet Res. 2019 Jan 21; 21(1):e10008. PMID: 30664454.

Dykes PC, Adelman J, Adkison L, Bogaisky M, Carroll DL, Carter E, Duckworth M, Herlihy L, Hurley AC, Khasnabish S, Kurian S, Lindros ME, Marsh K, McNinney T, Ryan V, Scanlan M, Spivack L, Shelley A, Yu SP. Preventing Falls in Hospitalized Patients. American Nurse Today. 2018; 9(13):8-13.

Duckworth M, Leung E, Fuller T, Espares J, Couture B, Chang F, Businger AC, Collins S, Dalal A, Fladger A, Schnipper JL, Schnock KO, Bates DW, Dykes PC. Nurse, Patient, and Care Partner Perceptions of a Personalized Safety Plan Screensaver. J Gerontol Nurs. 2017 Apr 01; 43(4):15-22. PMID: 28358972.

Leung WY, Adelman J, Bates DW, Businger A, Dykes JS, Ergai A, Hurley A, Katsulis Z, Khorasani S, Scanlan M, Schenkel L, Rai A, Dykes PC. Validating Fall Prevention Icons to Support Patient-Centered Education. J Patient Saf. 2017 Feb 22. PMID: 28230576.

Dykes PC, Leung WY, Vacca V. Falling Through the Crack (in the Bedrails). AHRQ Web Morbidity and Mortality Cases and Commentaries. 2016. View Publication

Katsulis Z, Ergai A, Leung WY, Schenkel L, Rai A, Adelman J, Benneyan J, Bates DW, Dykes PC. Iterative user centered design for development of a patient-centered fall prevention toolkit. Appl Ergon. 2016 Sep; 56:117-26. PMID: 27184319.

Dykes PC, Stade D, Chang F, Dalal A, Getty G, Kandala R, Lee J, Lehman L, Leone K, Massaro AF, Milone M, McNally K, Ohashi K, Robbins K, Bates DW, Collins S. Participatory Design and Development of a Patient-centered Toolkit to Engage Hospitalized Patients and Care Partners in their Plan of Care. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2014; 2014:486-95. PMID: 25954353;

Dykes PC. Adding targeted multiple interventions to standard fall prevention interventions reduces falls in an acute care setting. Evid Based Nurs. 2012 Oct; 15(4):109-10. PMID: 22809569.

Carroll DL, Dykes PC, Hurley AC. An electronic fall prevention toolkit: effect on documentation quality. Nurs Res. 2012 Jul-Aug; 61(4):309-13. PMID: 22592389.

Dykes, PC Hurley, AC Lipsitz, S. JAMA. Preventing Falls in Acute Care Hospitals—Reply. 2011; 305(7):671-672. View Publication

Zuyev L, Benoit AN, Chang FY, Dykes PC. Tailored prevention of inpatient falls: development and usability testing of the fall TIPS toolkit. Comput Inform Nurs. 2011 Feb; 29(2):93-100. PMID: 20975543

Dykes PC, Carroll D, McColgan K, Hurley AC, Lipsitz SR, Colombo L, Zuyev L, Middleton B. Scales for assessing self-efficacy of nurses and assistants for preventing falls. J Adv Nurs. 2011 Feb; 67(2):438-49. PMID: 21073506

Dykes PC, Carroll DL, Hurley A, Gersh-Zaremski R, Kennedy A, Kurowski J, Tierney K, Benoit A, Chang F, Lipsitz S, Pang J, Tsurkova R, Zuyov L, Middleton B. Fall TIPS: strategies to promote adoption and use of a fall prevention toolkit. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2009 Nov 14; 2009:153-7. PMID: 20351840

Hurley AC, Dykes PC, Carroll DL, Dykes JS, Middleton B. Fall TIP: validation of icons to communicate fall risk status and tailored interventions to prevent patient falls. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2009; 146:455-9. PMID: 19592885