Article Journal Peer-Reviewed




Schwendimann R, Blatter C, Dhaini S, Simon M, Ausserhofer D.

The occurrence, types, consequences and preventability of in-hospital adverse events - a scoping review.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2018 Jul 4;18(1):521. doi: 10.1186/s12913-018-3335-z

Musy SN, Ausserhofer D, Schwendimann R, Rothen HU, Jeitziner MM, Rutjes AW, Simon M.

Trigger Tool-Based Automated Adverse Event Detection in Electronic Health Records: Systematic Review.

J Med Internet Res. 2018 May 30;20(5):e198. doi: 10.2196/jmir.9901. Review.

Wieser H, Mischo-Kelling M, Vittadello F, Cavada L, Lochner L, Fink V, Naletto C, Reeves S.

Perceptions of collaborative relationships between seven different health care professions in Northern Italy.

J Interprof Care. 2018 Oct 22:1-10. doi: 10.1080/13561820.2018.1534810.

Lochner L, Girardi S, Pavcovich A, Meier H, Mantovan F, Ausserhofer D.

Applying interprofessional Team-Based Learning in patient safety: a pilot evaluation study.

BMC Med Educ. 2018 Mar 27;18(1):48. doi: 10.1186/s12909-018-1164-8.

Muzzana C, Saiani L, Mantovan F, Ausserhofer D.

Extent and type of implicit rationing of nursing care in seven South Tyrolean hospitals: a descriptive study]

Assist Inferm Ric. 2018 Jul-Sep;37(3):128-135. doi: 10.1702/2996.29981. Italian.

Vittadello F, Mischo-Kelling M, Wieser H, Cavada L, Lochner L, Naletto C, Fink V, Reeves S.

A multiple-group measurement scale for interprofessional collaboration: Adaptation and validation into Italian and German languages.

J Interprof Care. 2018 May;32(3):266-273. doi: 10.1080/13561820.2017.1396298. Epub 2017 Nov 8.

Harvey CL, Baret C, Rochefort CM, Meyer A, Ausserhofer D, Ciutene R, Schubert M.

Discursive practice - lean thinking, nurses' responsibilities and the cost to care.

J Health Organ Manag. 2018 Sep 17;32(6):762-778. doi: 10.1108/JHOM-12-2017-0316. Epub 2018 Sep 24.

Bachnick S, Ausserhofer D, Baernholdt M, Simon M; Match RN study group.

Patient-centered care, nurse work environment and implicit rationing of nursing care in Swiss acute care hospitals: A cross-sectional multi-center study.

Int J Nurs Stud. 2018 May;81:98-106. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2017.11.007. Epub 2017 Nov 24.

Eredics K, Bretterbauer KM, Comploj E, Friedl A, Gschliesser T, Lenart S, Seklehner S, Wimpissinger F, Madersbacher S.

Bladder cancer in nonagenarians: a multicentre study of 123 patients.

BJU Int. 2018 Dec;122(6):1010-1015. doi: 10.1111/bju.14419. Epub 2018 Jul 26





Aiken LH, Sloane D, Griffiths P, Rafferty AM, Bruyneel L, McHugh M, Maier CB, Moreno-Casbas T, Ball JE, Ausserhofer D, Sermeus W; RN4CAST Consortium.

Nursing skill mix in European hospitals: cross-sectional study of the association with mortality, patient ratings, and quality of care.

BMJ Qual Saf. 2017 Jul;26(7):559-568. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2016-005567. Epub 2016 Nov 15.

Canzan F, Marognolli O, Bevilacqua A, Defanti F, Ambrosi E, Cavada L, Saiani L.

An overview of clinical practice education models for nursing students: a literature review

Assist Inferm Ric. 2017 Jan-Mar;36(1):7-13. doi: 10.1702/2676.27416. Review. Italian.

Bachnick S, Ausserhofer D, Januel JM, Schubert M, Schwendimann R, De Geest S, Simon M.

Matching Registered Nurse services with changing care demands (MatchRN ): study protocol of a natural experiment multi-centre study.

J Adv Nurs. 2017 Jul;73(7):1735-1746. doi: 10.1111/jan.13287. Epub 2017 Apr 21.

Dhaini SR, Zúñiga F, Ausserhofer D, Simon M, Kunz R, De Geest S, Schwendimann R.

Are nursing home care workers' health and presenteeism associated with implicit rationing of care? A cross-sectional multi-site study

Geriatr Nurs. 2017 Jan - Feb;38(1):33-38. doi: 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2016.07.003. Epub 2016 Aug 1.





Schwendimann R, Dhaini S, Ausserhofer D, Engberg S, Zúñiga F.

Factors associated with high job satisfaction among care workers in Swiss nursing homes - a cross sectional survey study.

BMC Nurs. 2016 Jun 6;15:37. doi: 10.1186/s12912-016-0160-8. eCollection 2016.

Lochner L, Wieser H, Waldboth S, Mischo-Kelling M.

Combining traditional anatomy lectures with e-learning activities: how do students perceive their learning experience?

Int J Med Educ. 2016 Feb 21;7:69-74. doi: 10.5116/ijme.56b5.0369.

Schwendimann R, Dhaini S, Ausserhofer D, Engberg S, Zúñiga F.

Factors associated with high job satisfaction among care workers in Swiss nursing homes - a cross sectional survey study.

BMC Nurs. 2016 Jun 6;15:37. doi: 10.1186/s12912-016-0160-8. eCollection 2016

Ausserhofer D, Deschodt M, De Geest S, van Achterberg T, Meyer G, Verbeek H, Sjetne IS, Malinowska-Lipień I, Griffiths P, Schlüter W, Ellen M, Engberg S.

"There's No Place Like Home": A Scoping Review on the Impact of Homelike Residential Care Models on Resident-, Family-, and Staff-Related Outcomes.

J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2016 Aug 1;17(8):685-93. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2016.03.009. Epub 2016 Apr 26. Review.

Zúñiga F, Schubert M, Hamers JP, Simon M, Schwendimann R, Engberg S, Ausserhofer D.

Evidence on the validity and reliability of the German, French and Italian nursing home version of the Basel Extent of Rationing of Nursing Care instrument.

J Adv Nurs. 2016 Aug;72(8):1948-63. doi: 10.1111/jan.12975. Epub 2016 Apr 7

Ausserhofer D, Rakic S, Novo A, Dropic E, Fisekovic E, Sredic A, Van Malderen G.

Improving the safety and quality of nursing care through standardized operating procedures in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Int Nurs Rev. 2016 Jun;63(2):208-17. doi: 10.1111/inr.12237. Epub 2016 Jan 8.

Dhaini SR, Zúñiga F, Ausserhofer D, Simon M, Kunz R, De Geest S, Schwendimann R.

Care workers health in Swiss nursing homes and its association with psychosocial work environment: A cross-sectional study.

Int J Nurs Stud. 2016 Jan;53:105-15. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2015.08.011. Epub 2015 Aug 31.

Dhaini S, Zúñiga F, Ausserhofer D, Simon M, Kunz R, De Geest S, Schwendimann R.

Absenteeism and Presenteeism among Care Workers in Swiss Nursing Homes and Their Association with

Psychosocial Work Environment: A Multi-Site Cross-Sectional StudyGerontology.

Gerontology. 2016;62(4):386-95. doi: 10.1159/000442088. Epub 2015 Dec 1.





Bruyneel L, Li B, Ausserhofer D, Lesaffre E, Dumitrescu I, Smith HL, Sloane DM, Aiken LH, Sermeus W.

Organization of Hospital Nursing, Provision of Nursing Care, and Patient Experiences With Care in Europe.

Med Care Res Rev. 2015 Dec;72(6):643-64. doi: 10.1177/1077558715589188. Epub 2015 Jun 10.

Mischo-Kelling M, Wieser H, Cavada L, Lochner L, Vittadello F, Fink V, Reeves S.

The state of interprofessional collaboration in Northern Italy: a mixed methods study.

J Interprof Care. 2015 Jan;29(1):79-81. doi: 10.3109/13561820.2014.925854. Epub 2014 Jun 10.

Darbyshire P, Mischo-Kelling M, Lochner L, Messerschmidt-Grandi C.

'Fighting for care': parents' perspectives of children's palliative care in South Tyrol, Italy.

Int J Palliat Nurs. 2015 Nov;21(11):542-7. doi: 10.12968/ijpn.2015.21.11.542.

Zúñiga F, Ausserhofer D, Schwendimann R.

Omitting, delaying or only partly fulfilling].

Krankenpfl Soins Infirm. 2015;108(11):30-1, 64-5. French, German. No abstract available.

Zúñiga F, Ausserhofer D, Hamers JP, Engberg S, Simon M, Schwendimann R.

Are Staffing, Work Environment, Work Stressors, and Rationing of Care Related to Care Workers' Perception of Quality of Care? A Cross-Sectional Study.

J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2015 Oct 1;16(10):860-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2015.04.012. Epub 2015 May 28.

Ausserhofer D, Gehri B, De Geest S, Fierz K, Schwendimann R.

Quality and general practice development in Swiss acute hospitals as a result of study results - a follow-up survey of nursing directors of RN4CAST hospitals].

Pflege. 2015 Feb;28(1):49-56. doi: 10.1024/1012-5302/a000404. German.

Zúñiga F, Ausserhofer D, Hamers JP, Engberg S, Simon M, Schwendimann R.

The relationship of staffing and work environment with implicit rationing of nursing care in Swiss nursing homes--A cross-sectional study.

Int J Nurs Stud. 2015 Sep;52(9):1463-74. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2015.05.005. Epub 2015 May 19

Graf E, Ausserhofer D, Schwendimann R, Zúñiga F.

Success factor emotional coworker engagement].

Krankenpfl Soins Infirm. 2015;108(8):20-1. German. No abstract available.

Lacher S, De Geest S, Denhaerynck K, Trede I, Ausserhofer D.

The Quality of Nurses' Work Environment and Workforce Outcomes From the Perspective of Swiss Allied Healthcare Assistants and Registered Nurses: A Cross-Sectional Survey.

J Nurs Scholarsh. 2015 Sep;47(5):458-67. doi: 10.1111/jnu.12151. Epub 2015 Jul 28.

Trede, F., Mischo-Kelling, M., Gasser, E. M., & Pulcini, S. (2015).

Assessment experiences in the workplace: A comparative study between clinical educators' and their students' perceptions. Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education, 40(7), 1002-1016.