Sarah Shannon

Associate Professor

  • 9770 Citations
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1990 …2018

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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: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Communication
Education
Mental Competency
Linear Models
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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Truth Disclosure
Multicenter Studies
Disclosure
Organizations
Delivery of Health Care
2016
4 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: Contribution to journalArticle

health care
Delivery of Health Care
narrative
Dehumanization
leader
46 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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

nurse
Nurses
health care
Delivery of Health Care
Nursing
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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Program Development
Organizations
Delivery of Health Care
Risk Management
Referral and Consultation
2014
35 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Communication
Nurse Practitioners
Internal Medicine
Students
Aptitude
2013
135 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Nurse Practitioners
Communication
Terminal Care
Internal Medicine
Depression
36 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Nurses
Pain Measurement
Quality of Health Care
2012
40 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Communication
Critical Illness
Quality of Health Care
Patient Care Planning
26 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Atmosphere
Decision Making
Patient Care
Quality Improvement
Mental Competency
2011
8 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Errors
Reproducibility of Results
rating
Communication
Truth Disclosure
17 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Critical Care
Nurses
Communication
Learning
134 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Quality Improvement
Intensive Care Units
Nurses
Critical Care
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: Contribution to journalArticle

Truth Disclosure
Nurse's Role
Nurses
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: Contribution to journalArticle

Truth Disclosure
Delivery of Health Care
Physicians
Professional Practice
Patient Preference
7 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Critical Care
Nurses
Medical Futility
Professional Education
24 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Nurses
Communication
Patient-Centered Care
Nursing Education
28 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Hope
Nurses
Terminal Care
Interviews
Communication
2009
42 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Disclosure
Truth Disclosure
Nurses
Delivery of Health Care
Organizations
28 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Palliative Care
Quality of Health Care
Medical Records
Demography
2008
121 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Critical Care
Quality Improvement
Palliative Care
Intensive Care Units
Nurses
23 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Homes
Nurses
Nurse's Role
Nursing Services
Grooming
62 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Neoplasms
Nurses
Communication
2007

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Legal Guardians
Home Accidents
Accidental Falls
Moral Obligations
Resuscitation Orders
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: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Care
Nurses
Paternalism
Feminism
Taboo
27 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Decision Making
Communication
Passive Euthanasia
Physicians
35 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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Critical Care
Nurses
Communication
Surveys and Questionnaires
2005
211 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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Intensive Care Units
Physicians
Communication
Medical Ethics
7046 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: Contribution to journalArticle

content analysis
Terminal Care
Qualitative Research
trustworthiness
coding
2004
268 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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Teaching
Education
educator
training plan
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: Contribution to journalArticle

Family Health
Health Personnel
Physicians
Hope
Terminal Care
51 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: Contribution to journalArticle

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: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing
Internet
Teaching
Teaching Materials
CD-ROM
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: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Health Care
Critical Care
Nurses
Physicians
Patient Satisfaction
162 Citations

Patients' perspectives on physician skill in end-of-life care: Differences between patients with COPD, Cancer, and AIDS

Curtis, J. R., Wenrich, M. D., Carline, J. D., Shannon, S. E., Ambrozy, D. M. & Ramsey, P. G. 2002 In : Chest. 122, 1, p. 356-362 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Physicians
Neoplasms
144 Citations

Studying communication about end-of-life care during the ICU family conference: Development of a framework

Curtis, J. R., Engelberg, R. A., Wenrich, M. D., Nielsen, E. L., Shannon, S. E., Treece, P. D., Tonelli, M. R., Patrick, D. L., Robins, L. S., McGrath, B. B. & Rubenfeld, G. D. Sep 2002 In : Journal of Critical Care. 17, 3, p. 147-160 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Intensive Care Units
Communication
Physicians
Quality of Health Care
3 Citations

Technology available in nursing programs: Implications for developing virtual end-of-life educational tools

Wells, M. J., Wilkie, D. J., Brown, M. A., Corless, I. B., Farber, S. J., Judge, M. K. M. & Shannon, S. E. 2002 In : Journal of Cancer Education. 17, 2, p. 92-96 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing
Technology
Terminal Care
CD-ROM
Multimedia
2001
191 Citations

Communicating with dying patients within the spectrum of medical care from terminal diagnosis to death

Wenrich, M. D., Curtis, J. R., Shannon, S. E., Carline, J. D., Ambrozy, D. M. & Ramsey, P. G. Mar 26 2001 In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 161, 6, p. 868-874 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Physicians
Communication
Focus Groups
Hope
178 Citations

Understanding physicians' skills at providing end-of-life care: Perspectives of patients, families, and health care workers

Curtis, J. R., Wenrich, M. D., Carline, J. D., Shannon, S. E., Ambrozy, D. M. & Ramsey, P. G. 2001 In : Journal of General Internal Medicine. 16, 1, p. 41-49 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Terminal Care
Family Health
Patient Care
Delivery of Health Care
Physicians
2000
7 Citations

Legal guidelines related to end-of-life decisions: are nurse practitioners knowledgeable?

Schlegel, K. L. & Shannon, S. E. Sep 2000 In : Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 26, 9, p. 14-24 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Advance Care Planning
Nurse Practitioners
Guidelines
Terminal Care
Counseling
1996
37 Citations

Critical care outcomes: Linking structures, processes, and organizational and clinical outcomes

Mitchell, P. H., Shannon, S. E., Cain, K. C. & Hegyvary, S. T. Sep 1996 In : American Journal of Critical Care. 5, 5, p. 353-363 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Health Care
Critical Care
Patient Satisfaction
Length of Stay
Mortality