Crew Resource Management Training

AHA team training Research and Evidence Base

This is a list of resources for crew resource management training. Return to the main list to explore other topic areas.


France, D., Stiles, R., Gaffney, E., et al. (2005). Crew resources management training: Clinicians' reactions and attitudes. Association of periOperative Registered Nurses Journal 82(2), 213-24.

Haller G, Garnerin P, Morales MA, et al. (2008). Effect of crew resource management training in a multidisciplinary obstetrical setting. International Journal of Quality Health Care 20(4), 254-63.

Morey, J., Simon R., Jay GD, & Rice MM. (2003). A transition of aviation crew resource management to hospital emergency departments: the MedTeams story. In the Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology (pp. 826-31).

Paull, D. E., Deleeuw, L. D., Wolk, S., Paige, J. T., Neily, J., & Mills, P. D. (2013). The effect of simulation-based crew resource management training on measurable teamwork and communication among interprofessional teams caring for postoperative patients. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing 44(11), 516-24.

Pratt, S., Mann, S., Salisbury, M., et al. (2007). John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards. Impact of CRM-based training on obstetric outcomes and clinicians; patient safety attitudes. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety 33(12), 720-5.

Shea-Lewis A. (2009). Teamwork: crew resource management in a community hospital. Journal of Healthcare Quality 31, 14-18.

Sundar, E., Sundar, S., Pawlowski, J., Blum, R., Feinstein, D., & Pratt, S. (2007). Crew resource management and team training. Anesthesiology Clinics 25(2), 283-300.