Trauma

AHA Team Training Research and Evidence Base

This is a list of resources for trauma. Return to the main list to explore other topic areas.


Barach, P., & Weinger, M. B. (2007). Trauma team performance. In W. C. Wilson, C. M. Grande, & D. B. Hoyt (Eds.),Trauma. Vol I. Resuscitation, Anesthesia and Emergency Surgery (pp. 101-13). New York, NY: Taylor & Francis.

Capella, J., Smith, S., et al. (2010). Teamwork training improves the clinical care of trauma patients. Journal of Surgical Education 67(6), 439-43.

Harvey, E., Wright, A., Taylor, D., Bath, J. & Collier, B. (2013). TeamSTEPPS® simulation-based training: An evidence-based strategy to improve trauma team performance. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing 44(11), 484-485.

Klein, K. J. (2006). Teamwork in a shock trauma unit: New lessons in leadership. Knowledge@Wharton.

Peters, V.K., Harvey, E.M., Wright, A., Bath, J., Freeman, D., & Collier, B. (2018). Impact of a TeamSTEPPS trauma nurse academy at a level 1 trauma center. Journal of Emergency Nursing 44(1), 19-25.

Stahl, K., Palileo, A., Schulman, C., Wilson, K., Augenstein, J., Kiffin, C., et al. (2009). Enhancing patient safety in the trauma/surgical intensive care unit. Journal of Trauma 67(3), 430-5.

Yin, S., Farah, S., & Sims, H. P. (2005). Contingent leadership and effectiveness of trauma resuscitation teams. Journal of Applied Psychology 90(6), 1288-96.