Sarah Shannon

Associate Professor

  • 9190 Citations
  • 26 h-Index
1990 …2018

Research Output 1990 2018

2018

Self-Assessment Scores Improve After Simulation-Based Palliative Care Communication Skill Workshops

Brown, C. E., Back, A. L., Ford, D. W., Kross, E. K., Downey, L., Shannon, S. E., Curtis, J. R. & Engelberg, R. A. Jan 1 2018 In : American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 35, 1, p. 45-51 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Palliative Care
Communication
Education
Self-Assessment
Mental Competency
2017

Implementation of an interprofessional error disclosure experience: A multi-institutional collaboration

Dyer, C., Abu-Rish Blakeney, E., Johnson, E., Shrader, S., Gregory, G., Knight, A., Shannon, S., McDonough, K., Hall, L. & Zierler, B. Dec 1 2017 In : Journal of Interprofessional Education and Practice. 9, p. 5-11 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

education
experience
resources
health
evaluation
1 Citations

Implementing an error disclosure coaching model: A multicenter case study

White, A. A., Brock, D. M., McCotter, P. I., Shannon, S. E. & Gallagher, T. H. Jan 1 2017 In : Journal of healthcare risk management : the journal of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management. 36, 3, p. 34-45 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Truth Disclosure
Multicenter Studies
Mentoring
Organizations
Disclosure
2016
3 Citations

Conflict Narratives from the Health Care Frontline: A Conceptual Model

Kim, S., Buttrick, E., Bohannon, I., Fehr, R., Frans, E. & Shannon, S. E. Mar 1 2016 In : Conflict Resolution Quarterly. 33, 3, p. 255-277 23 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

health care
narrative
Delivery of Health Care
Conflict (Psychology)
leader
39 Citations

Randomized trial of communication facilitators to reduce family distress and intensity of end-of-life care

Curtis, J. R., Treece, P. D., Nielsen, E. L., Gold, J., Ciechanowski, P. S., Shannon, S. E., Khandelwal, N., Young, J. P. & Engelberg, R. A. Jan 15 2016 In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 193, 2, p. 154-162 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Communication
Intensive Care Units
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Length of Stay
1 Citations

The experiences of risk managers in providing emotional support for health care workers after adverse events

Edrees, H., Brock, D. M., Wu, A. W., McCotter, P. I., Hofeldt, R., Shannon, S. E., Gallagher, T. H. & White, A. A. Apr 1 2016 In : Journal of healthcare risk management : the journal of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management. 35, 4, p. 14-21 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Delivery of Health Care
Risk Management
Mental Competency
Emotions
Organizations
1 Citations

The Nurse as the Patient's Advocate: A Contrarian View

Shannon, S. E. Sep 1 2016 In : Hastings Center Report. 46, p. S43-S47

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nurses
nurse
Healthcare
health care
Delivery of Health Care
2 Citations

Using Nurse Ratings of Physician Communication in the ICU to Identify Potential Targets for Interventions to Improve End-of-Life Care

Ramos, K. J., Downey, L., Nielsen, E. L., Treece, P. D., Shannon, S. E., Curtis, J. R. & Engelberg, R. A. Mar 1 2016 In : Journal of Palliative Medicine. 19, 3, p. 292-299 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Intensive Care Units
Nurses
Communication
Physicians
2015
5 Citations

Ebola, Team Communication, and Shame: But Shame on Whom?

Shannon, S. E. Apr 3 2015 In : American Journal of Bioethics. 15, 4, p. 20-25 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Shame
Communication
Medical Errors
Patient Care Team
Rare Diseases
5 Citations

Risk managers' descriptions of programs to support second victims after adverse events

White, A. A., Brock, D. M., McCotter, P. I., Hofeldt, R., Edrees, H. H., Wu, A. W., Shannon, S. & Gallagher, T. H. 2015 In : Journal of healthcare risk management : the journal of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management. 34, 4, p. 30-40 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Program Development
Organizations
Delivery of Health Care
Risk Management
Referral and Consultation
2014
34 Citations

Interprofessional communication skills training for serious illness: Evaluation of a small-group, simulated patient intervention

Bays, A. M., Engelberg, R. A., Back, A. L., Ford, D. W., Downey, L., Shannon, S. E., Doorenbos, A. Z., Edlund, B., Christianson, P., Arnold, R. W., O'Connor, K., Kross, E. K., Reinke, L. F., Cecere Feemster, L., Fryer-Edwards, K., Alexander, S. C., Tulsky, J. A. & Curtis, J. R. Feb 1 2014 In : Journal of Palliative Medicine. 17, 2, p. 159-166 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Communication
Nurse Practitioners
Internal Medicine
Students
Aptitude
2013
126 Citations

Effect of communication skills training for residents and nurse practitioners on quality of communication with patients with serious illness: A randomized trial

Curtis, J. R., Back, A. L., Ford, D. W., Downey, L., Shannon, S. E., Doorenbos, A. Z., Kross, E. K., Reinke, L. F., Feemster, L. C., Edlund, B., Arnold, R. W., O'Connor, K. & Engelberg, R. A. 2013 In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 310, 21, p. 2271-2281 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nurse Practitioners
Communication
Terminal Care
Patient Reported Outcome Measures
Internal Medicine
35 Citations

Hospital variation and temporal trends in palliative and end-of-life care in the ICU

Decato, T. W., Engelberg, R. A., Downey, L., Nielsen, E. L., Treece, P. D., Back, A. L., Shannon, S. E., Kross, E. K. & Curtis, J. R. Jun 2013 In : Critical Care Medicine. 41, 6, p. 1405-1411 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Nurses
Pain Measurement
Quality of Health Care
14 Citations

The transition to end-of-life care in end-stage liver disease

Cox-North, P., Doorenbos, A., Shannon, S. E., Scott, J. & Curtis, J. R. Jun 2013 In : Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing. 15, 4, p. 209-215 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

End Stage Liver Disease
Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Cause of Death
Hospice Care
2012
39 Citations

Development and evaluation of an interprofessional communication intervention to improve family outcomes in the ICU

Curtis, J. R., Ciechanowski, P. S., Downey, L., Gold, J., Nielsen, E. L., Shannon, S. E., Treece, P. D., Young, J. P. & Engelberg, R. A. Nov 2012 In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 33, 6, p. 1245-1254 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Intensive Care Units
Communication
Critical Illness
Quality of Health Care
Psychology
25 Citations

Identifying elements of ICU care that families report as important but unsatisfactory: Decision-making, control, and ICU atmosphere

Osborn, T. R., Curtis, J. R., Nielsen, E. L., Back, A. L., Shannon, S. E. & Engelberg, R. A. Nov 2012 In : Chest. 142, 5, p. 1185-1192 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Atmosphere
Decision Making
Patient Care
Surveys and Questionnaires
Quality Improvement

Using simulation and coaching as a catalyst for introducing team-based medical error disclosure

Robins, L., Odegard, P., Shannon, S., Prouty, C., Kim, S., Brock, D. & Gallagher, T. Jan 1 2012 Learning Trajectories, Innovation and Identity for Professional Development. Springer Netherlands, p. 71-91 21 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

coaching
simulation
nurse
physician
conversation
2011
7 Citations

A web-based team-oriented medical error communication assessment tool: Development, preliminary reliability, validity, and user ratings

Kim, S., Brock, D., Prouty, C. D., Odegard, P. S., Shannon, S. E., Robins, L., Boggs, J. G., Clark, F. J. & Gallagher, T. Jan 14 2011 In : Teaching and Learning in Medicine. 23, 1, p. 68-77 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

rating
communication
Medical Errors
Reproducibility of Results
Communication
15 Citations

Conversations in end-of-life care: communication tools for critical care practitioners.

Shannon, S. E., Long-Sutehall, T. & Coombs, M. May 2011 In : Nursing in critical care. 16, 3, p. 124-130 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Critical Care
Nurses
Communication
Learning
130 Citations

Effect of a quality-improvement intervention on end-of-life care in the intensive care unit a randomized trial

Curtis, J. R., Nielsen, E. L., Treece, P. D., Downey, L., Dotolo, D., Shannon, S. E., Back, A. L., Rubenfeld, G. D. & Engelberg, R. A. Feb 1 2011 In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 183, 3, p. 348-355 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Quality Improvement
Intensive Care Units
Nurses
Surveys and Questionnaires
3 Citations

Not overstepping professional boundaries: The challenging role of nurses in simulated error disclosures

Jeffs, L., Espin, S., Rorabeck, L., Shannon, S. E., Robins, L., Levinson, W., Gallagher, T. H., Gladkova, O. & Lingard, L. Oct 2011 In : Journal of Nursing Care Quality. 26, 4, p. 320-327 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Truth Disclosure
Nurse's Role
Nurses
Datasets
2010
10 Citations

A new way of relating: perceptions associated with a team-based error disclosure simulation intervention.

Jeffs, L., Espin, S., Shannon, S. E., Levinson, W., Kohn, M. K. & Lingard, L. Oct 2010 In : Quality in Health Care. 19 Suppl 3

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Truth Disclosure
Delivery of Health Care
Physicians
Professional Practice
Patient Preference
6 Citations

International dialogue on end of life: challenges in the UK and USA.

Coombs, M., Long-Sutehall, T. & Shannon, S. Sep 2010 In : Nursing in critical care. 15, 5, p. 234-240 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Critical Care
Nurses
Medical Futility
Professional Education
23 Citations

Nurses' identification of important yet under-utilized end-of-life care skills for patients with life-limiting or terminal illnesses

Reinke, L. F., Shannon, S. E., Engelberg, R., Dotolo, D., Silvestri, G. A. & Curtis, J. R. Jun 1 2010 In : Journal of Palliative Medicine. 13, 6, p. 753-759 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Nurses
Communication
Patient-Centered Care
Nursing Education
27 Citations

Supporting Hope and Prognostic Information: Nurses' Perspectives on Their Role When Patients Have Life-Limiting Prognoses

Reinke, L. F., Shannon, S. E., Engelberg, R. A., Young, J. P. & Curtis, J. R. Jun 2010 In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 39, 6, p. 982-992 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hope
Nurses
Interviews
Terminal Care
Communication
2009
41 Citations

Disclosing errors to patients: Perspectives of registered nurses

Shannon, S. E., Foglia, M. B., Hardy, M. & Gallagher, T. H. Jan 2009 In : Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 35, 1, p. 5-12 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Disclosure
Nurses
Truth Disclosure
Delivery of Health Care
Organizations
27 Citations

Potential for response bias in family surveys about end-of-life care in the ICU

Kross, E. K., Engelberg, R. A., Shannon, S. E. & Curtis, J. R. Dec 1 2009 In : Chest. 136, 6, p. 1496-1502 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Surveys and Questionnaires
Palliative Care
Quality of Health Care
Medical Records
2008
119 Citations

Integrating palliative and critical care: Evaluation of a quality-improvement intervention

Curtis, J. R., Treece, P. D., Nielsen, E. L., Downey, L., Shannon, S. E., Braungardt, T., Owens, D., Steinberg, K. P. & Engelberg, R. A. Aug 1 2008 In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 178, 3, p. 269-275 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Critical Care
Quality Improvement
Palliative Care
Intensive Care Units
Nurses
22 Citations

Nurse preparation and organizational support for supervision of unlicensed assistive personnel in nursing homes: A qualitative exploration

Siegel, E. O., Young, H. M., Mitchell, P. H. & Shannon, S. E. Aug 2008 In : Gerontologist. 48, 4, p. 453-463 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nursing Homes
Nurses
Nurse's Role
Nursing Services
Grooming
59 Citations

Transitions regarding palliative and end-of-life care in severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or advanced cancer: Themes identified by patients, families, and clinicians

Reinke, L. F., Engelberg, R. A., Shannon, S. E., Wenrich, M. D., Vig, E. K., Back, A. L. & Curtis, J. R. May 1 2008 In : Journal of Palliative Medicine. 11, 4, p. 601-609 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Neoplasms
Therapeutics
Nurses

Why do we have to discharge this patient?

Shannon, S. E. Jan 1 2008 Complex Ethics Consultations. Cambridge University Press, p. 212-218 7 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

moral philosophy
stroke
weekend
speech disorder
mood
2007

Commentary

Shannon, S. E. Jan 2007 In : Hastings Center Report. 37, 1, p. 15-16 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewComment/debate

Resuscitating a bad patient.

Schonfeld, T. L., Romberger, D. J., Hester, D. M. & Shannon, S. E. Jan 2007 In : The Hastings Center report. 37, 1

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Legal Guardians
Home Accidents
Accidental Falls
Moral Obligations
Resuscitation Orders
4 Citations

The Ashley treatment: two viewpoints.

Shannon, S. E. & Savage, T. A. Mar 2007 In : Pediatric nursing. 33, 2, p. 175-178 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Involuntary Sterilization
Child Advocacy
Parental Consent
Nursing Faculties
Attitude of Health Personnel
2006
9 Citations

Competent patients' refusal of nursing care

Dudzinski, D. M. & Shannon, S. E. Nov 2006 In : Nursing Ethics. 13, 6, p. 608-621 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nursing Care
Nurses
Paternalism
Feminism
Taboo
4 Citations

Competent refusal of nursing care: Commentary

Dudzinski, D. M., Shannon, S. E. & Tong, R. Mar 2006 In : Hastings Center Report. 36, 2, p. 14-15 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewComment/debate

Nursing Ethics
Treatment Refusal
Skin Ulcer
Taboo
Conscious Sedation
24 Citations

Contradictions and communication strategies during end-of-life decision making in the intensive care unit

Hsieh, H. F., Shannon, S. E. & Curtis, J. R. Dec 2006 In : Journal of Critical Care. 21, 4, p. 294-304 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Intensive Care Units
Decision Making
Communication
Passive Euthanasia
Physicians
1 Citations

Damage compounded or damage lessened? Disparate impact or the compromises of multiculturalism?

Shannon, S. E. Oct 1 2006 In : American Journal of Bioethics. 6, 5, p. 27-28 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewComment/debate

Medical Futility
Cultural Diversity
Conflict of Interest
Withholding Treatment
Terminal Care
34 Citations

Integrating palliative and critical care: Description of an intervention

Treece, P. D., Engelberg, R. A., Shannon, S. E., Nielsen, E. L., Braungardt, T., Rubenfeld, G. D., Steinberg, K. P. & Curtis, J. R. Nov 2006 In : Critical Care Medicine. 34, 11 SUPPL.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Critical Care
Palliative Care
Intensive Care Units
Terminal Care
Quality Improvement
18 Citations

Measuring intensive care nurses' perspectives on family-centered end-of-life care: Evaluation of 3 questionnaires

Downey, L., Engelberg, R. A., Shannon, S. E. & Curtis, J. R. 2006 In : American Journal of Critical Care. 15, 6, p. 568-579 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Critical Care
Nurses
Surveys and Questionnaires
Communication
33 Citations

Transcending the silos: Toward an interdisciplinary approach to end-of-life care in the ICU

Curtis, J. R. & Shannon, S. E. Jan 2006 In : Intensive Care Medicine. 32, 1, p. 15-17 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewEditorial

Nurse-Patient Relations
Terminal Care
Nurse's Role
Intensive Care Units
Decision Making
2005
1 Citations

Enhancing reflection [2] (multiple letters)

Chambers, T., Watson, K., Shannon, S. E. & Verkerk Jul 2005 In : Hastings Center Report. 35, 4, p. 6-7 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewLetter

Clinical Ethics
Undergraduate Medical Education
Medical Ethics
Bioethics
Medical Education
209 Citations

Missed opportunities during family conferences about end-of-life care in the intensive care unit

Curtis, J. R., Engelberg, R. A., Wenrich, M. D., Shannon, S. E., Treece, P. D. & Rubenfeld, C. D. Apr 15 2005 In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 171, 8, p. 844-849 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Intensive Care Units
Physicians
Communication
Medical Ethics
6532 Citations

Three approaches to qualitative content analysis

Hsieh, H. F. & Shannon, S. E. Nov 2005 In : Qualitative Health Research. 15, 9, p. 1277-1288 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

content analysis
trustworthiness
coding
Terminal Care
Qualitative Research
2004
263 Citations

Family satisfaction with family conferences about end-of-life care in the intensive care unit: Increased proportion of family speech is associated with increased satisfaction

McDonagh, J. R., Elliott, T. B., Engelberg, R. A., Treece, P. D., Shannon, S. E., Rubenfeld, G. D., Patrick, D. L. & Curtis, J. R. Jul 2004 In : Critical Care Medicine. 32, 7, p. 1484-1488 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Intensive Care Units
Communication
Physicians
Family Conflict
11 Citations

TNEEL workshop: Interactive methods for teaching end-of-life care

Wilkie, D. J., Lin, Y. C., Judge, M. K. M., Shannon, S. E., Corless, I. B., Farber, S. J. & Brown, M. A. Jan 2004 In : Nursing Education Perspectives. 25, 1, p. 26-29 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Terminal Care
Teaching
Education
educator
Nursing Education
2003
64 Citations

Dying patients' need for emotional support and personalized care from physicians: Perspectives of patients with terminal illness, families, and health care providers

Wenrich, M. D., Curtis, J. R., Ambrozy, D. A., Carline, J. D., Shannon, S. E. & Ramsey, P. G. Mar 1 2003 In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 25, 3, p. 236-246 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Family Health
Health Personnel
Physicians
Hope
Terminal Care
50 Citations

Physicians' interactions with health care teams and systems in the care of dying patients: Perspectives of dying patients, family members, and health care professionals

Carline, J. D., Curtis, J. R., Wenrich, M. D., Shannon, S. E., Ambrozy, D. M. & Ramsey, P. G. Jan 1 2003 In : Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 25, 1, p. 19-28 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Patient Care Team
Family Health
Patient Care
Delivery of Health Care
Physicians
7 Citations

Technology survey of nursing programs: implications for electronic end-of-life teaching tool development.

Wells, M. J., Wilkie, D. J., Brown, M. A., Corless, I. B., Farber, S. J., Judge, M. K. M. & Shannon, S. E. Jan 2003 In : CIN - Computers Informatics Nursing. 21, 1, p. 29-36 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Internet
Teaching
Nursing
Technology
Surveys and Questionnaires
2002
32 Citations

Patients, nurses, and physicians have differing views of quality of critical care

Shannon, S. E., Mitchell, P. H. & Cain, K. C. 2002 In : Journal of Nursing Scholarship. 34, 2, p. 173-179 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Quality of Health Care
Critical Care
Nurses
Physicians
Patient Satisfaction