Recent publications from the PROMPT Maternity Foundation team.

2019

Effects of hands-on interprofessional simulation training for local emergencies in Scotland: the THISTLE stepped-edge design randomised controlled trial.
Lenguerrand E, Winter C, Siassakos D, Maclennan G, Innes K, Lynch P, Cameron A, Crofts J, McDonald A, Mccormack K, Forrest M, Norrie Bhattacharya S, Draycott T
BMJ Qual Saf. 2019 Jul 13. pii: bmjqs-2018-008625. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2018-008625. [Epub ahead of print]

How to be a very safe maternity unit: An ethnographic study.
Liberati EG, Tarrant C, Willars J, Draycott T, Winter C, Chew S, Dixon-Woods M.
Soc Sci Med. 2019; 223: 64-72.

The effects of interactive training of healthcare providers on the management of life-threatening emergencies in hospital.
Merriel A1, Ficquet J, Barnard K, Kunutsor SK, Soar J, Lenguerrand E, Caldwell DM, Burden C, Winter C, Draycott T, Siassakos D.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2019; 9: CD012177. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD012177.pub2.

Exploring standardisation, monitoring and training of medical devices in assisted vaginal birth studies: protocol for a systematic review.
Hotton EJ, Renwick S, Barnard K, Lenguerrand E, Wade J, Draycott T, Crofts JF, Blencowe NS.
BMJ Open. 2019 Apr 14;9(4)

Skills training for operative vaginal birth.
Hotton E, O'Brien S, Draycott TJ.
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2019 Apr;56:11-22.

2018

Associations between early term and late/post term infants and development of epilepsy: A cohort study.
Odd D, Glover Williams A, Winter C, Draycott T.
PLoS One. 2018 Dec 31;13(12)

Skills training for operative vaginal birth.
Hotton E, O’Brien S, Draycott TJ.
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2018 [epub ahead of print]

Obstetric brachial plexus injuries (OBPIs): health-related quality of life in affected adults and parents.
Yau CWH, Pizzo E, Prajapati C, Draycott T, Lenguerrand E.
Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2018 Nov 15;16(1):212.

Associations between birth at, or after, 41 weeks gestation and perinatal encephalopathy: a cohort study.
Odd DE, Yau C, Winter C, Draycott T, Rasmussen F.
BMJ Paediatr Open. 2018; 2: e000010.

A rapid cycle method for local adaptation of an obstetric emergencies training program.
Ghag K, Winter C, Bahl R, Lynch M, Bautista N, Ilagan R, Draycott TJ.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2018; 141: 393–8.

2017

Hypoxic-ischemic brain injury: Planned delivery before intrapartum events.
Odd D, Heep A, Luyt K, Draycott T.
J Neonatal Perinatal Med. 2017; 10: 347–53.

Pressure and traction on a model fetal head and neck associated with the use of forceps, Kiwi™ ventouse and the BD Odon Device™ in operative vaginal birth: a simulation study.
O’Brien SM, Winter C, Burden CA, Boulvain M, Draycott TJ, Crofts JF.
BJOG. 2017; 124 Suppl 4: 19–25.

Design and development of the BD Odon DeviceTM : a human factors evaluation process.
O’Brien SM, Mouser A, Odon JE, Winter C, Draycott TJ, Sumitro T, Alisantoso D, Lim WL, Merialdi M, Stankovic AK, Crofts JF.
BJOG. 2017; 124 Suppl 4: 35–43.

Fetal head position and perineal distension associated with the use of the BD Odon Device™ in operative vaginal birth: a simulation study.
O’Brien SM, Winter C, Burden CA, Boulvain M, Draycott TJ, Crofts JF.
BJOG. 2017; 124 Suppl 4: 10-18.

From design to adoption: generating evidence for new technology designed to address leading global health needs: A comprehensive clinical evidence generation plan for the BD Odon Device™.
BD Odon Device Experts’ Group, Merialdi M.
BJOG. 2017; 124 Suppl 4: 7-9.

The role of operative vaginal birth in the 21st century and a way forward.
Draycott TJ, Di Renzo GC.
BJOG. 2017; 124 Suppl 4: 5-6.

Significant intraventricular hemorrhage is more likely in very preterm infants born by vaginal delivery: a multi-centre retrospective cohort study.
Gamaleldin I, Harding D, Siassakos D, Draycott T, Odd D.
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2017: 1-6.

THISTLE: trial of hands-on Interprofessional simulation training for local emergencies: a research protocol for a stepped-wedge clustered randomised controlled trial.
Lenguerrand E, Winter C, Innes K, MacLennan G, Siassakos D, Lynch P, Cameron A, Crofts J, McDonald A, McCormack K, Forrest M, Norrie J, Bhattacharya S, Draycott T; Thistle group.
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017; 17: 294.

Response to ‘Telling the whole story about simulation-based education’.
Yau CWH, Pizzo E, Morris S, Odd DE, Winter C, Draycott TJ.
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2017; 96: 1274.

Not all training for obstetric emergencies is equal, or effective.
Draycott T.
BJOG. 2017; 124: 651.

Carbetocin versus oxytocin for prevention of post-partum haemorrhage at caesarean section in the United Kingdom: An economic impact analysis.
van der Nelson HA, Draycott T, Siassakos D, Yau CWH, Hatswell AJ.
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2017; 210: 286-91.

2016

Identifying Deteriorating Patients Through Multidisciplinary Team Training.
Merriel A, van der Nelson H, Merriel S, Bennett J, Donald F, Draycott T, Siassakos D.
Am J Med Qual. 2016; 31: 589-95.

The cost of local, multi-professional obstetric emergencies training.
Yau CW, Pizzo E, Morris S, Odd DE, Winter C, Draycott TJ.
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2016; 95: 1111-9.

Prevention of brachial plexus injury-12 years of shoulder dystocia training: an interrupted time-series study.
Crofts JF, Lenguerrand E, Bentham GL, Tawfik S, Claireaux HA, Odd D, Fox R, Draycott TJ.
BJOG. 2016; 123: 111-8.

Multi-professional training for obstetric emergencies in a U.S. hospital over a 7-year interval: an observational study.
Weiner CP, Collins L, Bentley S, Dong Y, Satterwhite CL.
J Perinatol. 2016; 36: 19-24.

2015

The role of insurers in maternity safety.
Draycott T, Sagar R, Hogg S.
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2015; 29: 1126-31.

Myths and realities of training in obstetric emergencies.
Draycott TJ, Collins KJ, Crofts JF, Siassakos D, Winter C, Weiner CP, Donald F.
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2015; 29: 1067-76.

Onsite training of doctors, midwives and nurses in obstetric emergencies, Zimbabwe.
Crofts JF, Mukuli T, Murove BT, Ngwenya S, Mhlanga S, Dube M, Sengurayi E, Winter C, Jordan S, Barnfield S, Wilcox H, Merriel A, Ndlovu S, Sibanda Z, Moyo S, Ndebele W, Draycott TJ, Sibanda T.
Bull World Health Organ. 2015; 93: 347-51.

Measuring quality of maternity care.
Collins KJ, Draycott T.
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2015; 29: 1132-8.

Modified obstetric early warning scoring systems (MOEWS): validating the diagnostic performance for severe sepsis in women with chorioamnionitis.
Edwards SE, Grobman WA, Lappen JR, Winter C, Fox R, Lenguerrand E, Draycott T.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015; 212: 536. e1-8.

2014

Adaptation and implementation of local maternity dashboards in a Zimbabwean hospital to drive clinical improvement.
Crofts J, Moyo J, Ndebele W, Mhlanga S, Draycott T, Sibanda T.
Bull World Health Organ. 2014; 92: 146-52.

Analysis of legal claims–informing litigation systems and quality improvement.
Fox R, Yelland A, Draycott T.
BJOG. 2014; 121: 6-10.

Using data and quality monitoring to enhance maternity outcomes: a qualitative study of risk managers’ perspectives.
Simms RA, Yelland A, Ping H, Beringer AJ, Draycott TJ, Fox R.
BMJ Qual Saf. 2014; 23: 457-64.

Multiprofessional team simulation training, based on an obstetric model, can improve teamwork in other areas of health care.
van der Nelson HA, Siassakos D, Bennett J, Godfrey M, Spray L, Draycott T, Donald F.
Am J Med Qual. 2014; 29: 78-82.

Millenium Development Goal 4: Reducing perinatal and neonatal mortality in low-resource settings.
Smith AC, Mutangiri W, Fox R, Crofts JF.
The Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. 2014; 16: 1-5

Impact of introducing practical obstetric multi-professional training (PROMPT) into maternity units in Victoria, Australia.
Shoushtarian M, Barnett M, McMahon F, Ferris J.
BJOG. 2014; 121: 1710-8.

5-year experience with PROMPT (PRactical Obstetric Multidisciplinary Training) reveals sustained and progressive improvements in obstetric outcomes at a US hospital
Weiner C, Samuelson L, Collins L, Satterwhite C.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014: 210: S40.

2013

What makes maternity teams effective and safe? Lessons from a series of research on teamwork, leadership and team training.
Siassakos D, Fox R, Bristowe K, Angouri J, Hambly H, Robson L, Draycott TJ.
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2013; 92: 1239-43.

Retention of factual knowledge after practical training for intrapartum emergencies.
Crofts JF, Fox R, Draycott TJ, Winter C, Hunt LP, Akande VA.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2013; 123: 81-5.

Development of maternity dashboards across a UK health region; current practice, continuing problems.
Simms RA, Ping H, Yelland A, Beringer AJ, Fox R, Draycott TJ.
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2013; 170: 119-24.

Simulation: improving patient outcomes.
Smith A, Siassakos D, Crofts J, Draycott T.
Semin Perinatol. 2013; 37: 151-6.

Intrapartum care quality indicators: a systematic approach for achieving consensus.
Sibanda T, Fox R, Draycott TJ, Mahmood T, Richmond D, Simms RA.
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2013; 166: 23-9.

Practical obstetric multi-professional training – PROMPT
Draycott TJ
The Health Foundation

2012

Teamwork for clinical emergencies: interprofessional focus group analysis and triangulation with simulation.
Bristowe K, Siassakos D, Hambly H, Angouri J, Yelland A, Draycott TJ, Fox R.
Qual Health Res. 2012; 22: 1383-94.

2011

Medical simulation for professional development–science and practice.
Fox R, Walker JJ, Draycott TJ.
BJOG. 2011;118 Suppl 3: 1-4.

Secondary post-partum haemorrhage: challenges in evidence-based causes and management.
Babarinsa IA, Hayman RG, Draycott TJ.
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2011; 159: 255-60.

Evaluating the impact of simulation on translational patient outcomes.
McGaghie WC, Draycott TJ, Dunn WF, Lopez CM, Stefanidis D.
Simul Healthc. 2011;6 Suppl: S42-7.

Team communication with patient actors: findings from a multisite simulation study.
Siassakos D, Bristowe K, Hambly H, Angouri J, Crofts JF, Winter C, Hunt LP, Draycott TJ.
Simul Healthc. 2011; 6: 143-9.

The use of simulation to teach clinical skills in obstetrics.
Cass GK, Crofts JF, Draycott TJ.
Semin Perinatol. 2011; 35: 68-73.

Improving collaboration in maternity with interprofessional learning.
Siassakos D, Marshall L, Draycott T.
J Midwifery Womens Health. 2011; 56: 183.

Measuring the impact of simulation-based training on patient safety and quality of care: Lessons from maternity.
Siassakos D, Draycott T.
Resuscitation. 2011; 82: 782

Clinical efficiency in a simulated emergency and relationship to team behaviours: a multisite cross-sectional study.
Siassakos D, Bristowe K, Draycott TJ, Angouri J, Hambly H, Winter C, Crofts JF, Hunt LP, Fox R.
BJOG. 2011; 118: 596-607.

Training to reduce adverse obstetric events with risk of cerebral palsy.
Siassakos D, Fox R, Draycott T.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2011; 204: e15-6.

The management of a simulated emergency: better teamwork, better performance.
Siassakos D, Fox R, Crofts JF, Hunt LP, Winter C, Draycott TJ.
Resuscitation. 2011; 82: 203-6.

Attitudes toward safety and teamwork in a maternity unit with embedded team training.
Siassakos D, Fox R, Hunt L, Farey J, Laxton C, Winter C, Draycott T.
Am J Med Qual. 2011; 26: 132-7.

2010

Exploratory randomized controlled trial of hybrid obstetric simulation training for undergraduate students.
Siassakos D, Draycott T, O’Brien K, Kenyon C, Bartlett C, Fox R.
Simul Healthc. 2010; 5: 193-8.

Quality improvement demands quality measurement.
Draycott T, Sibanda T, Laxton C, Winter C, Mahmood T, Fox R.
BJOG. 2010; 117: 1571-4.

More to teamwork than knowledge, skill and attitude.
Siassakos D, Draycott TJ, Crofts JF, Hunt LP, Winter C, Fox R.
BJOG. 2010; 117: 1262-9.

Carbetocin versus oxytocin for the prevention of postpartum haemorrhage following caesarean section: the results of a double-blind randomised trial.
Attilakos G, Psaroudakis D, Ash J, Buchanan R, Winter C, Donald F, Hunt LP, Draycott T.
BJOG. 2010; 117: 929-36.

2009

A simple tool to measure patient perceptions of operative birth.
Siassakos D, Clark J, Sibanda T, Attilakos G, Jefferys A, Cullen L, Bisson D, Draycott T.
BJOG. 2009; 116: 1755-61.

Prospective evaluation of a continuous monitoring and quality-improvement system for reducing adverse neonatal outcomes.
Sibanda T, Sibanda N, Siassakos D, Sivananthan S, Robinson Z, Winter C, Draycott TJ.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2009; 201: 480. e1-6.

Content analysis of team communication in an obstetric emergency scenario.
Siassakos D, Draycott T, Montague I, Harris M.
J Obstet Gynaecol. 2009; 29: 499-503.

Evaluation of a strategy to improve undergraduate experience in obstetrics and gynaecology.
Siassakos D, Timmons C, Hogg F, Epee M, Marshall L, Draycott T.
Med Educ. 2009; 43: 669-73.

PROMPT education and development: saving mothers’ and babies’ lives in resource poor settings.
Sibanda T, Crofts JF, Barnfield S, Siassakos D, Epee MJ, Winter C, Draycott T.
BJOG. 2009; 116: 868-9.

The active components of effective training in obstetric emergencies.
Siassakos D, Crofts JF, Winter C, Weiner CP, Draycott TJ.
BJOG. 2009; 116: 1028-32.

Retrospective cohort study of diagnosis-delivery interval with umbilical cord prolapse: the effect of team training.
Siassakos D, Hasafa Z, Sibanda T, Fox R, Donald F, Winter C, Draycott T.
BJOG. 2009; 116: 1089-96.

2008

Observations from 450 shoulder dystocia simulations: lessons for skills training.
Crofts JF, Fox R, Ellis D, Winter C, Hinshaw K, Draycott TJ.
Obstet Gynecol. 2008; 112: 906-12.

Documentation of simulated shoulder dystocia: accurate and complete?
Crofts JF, Bartlett C, Ellis D, Fox R, Draycott TJ.
BJOG. 2008; 115: 1303-8.

Improving neonatal outcome through practical shoulder dystocia training.
Draycott TJ, Crofts JF, Ash JP, Wilson LV, Yard E, Sibanda T, Whitelaw A.
Obstet Gynecol. 2008; 112: 14-20.

Patient-actor perception of care: a comparison of obstetric emergency training using manikins and patient-actors.
Crofts JF, Bartlett C, Ellis D, Winter C, Donald F, Hunt LP, Draycott TJ.
Qual Saf Health Care. 2008; 17: 20-4.

2007

Management of shoulder dystocia: skill retention 6 and 12 months after training.
Crofts JF, Bartlett C, Ellis D, Hunt LP, Fox R, Draycott TJ.
Obstet Gynecol. 2007; 110: 1069-74.

Change in knowledge of midwives and obstetricians following obstetric emergency training: a randomised controlled trial of local hospital, simulation centre and teamwork training.
Crofts JF, Ellis D, Draycott TJ, Winter C, Hunt LP, Akande VA.
BJOG. 2007; 114: 1534-41.

Pattern and degree of forces applied during simulation of shoulder dystocia.
Crofts JF, Ellis D, James M, Hunt LP, Fox R, Draycott TJ.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2007; 197: 156. e1-6.

2006

Training for shoulder dystocia: a trial of simulation using low-fidelity and high-fidelity mannequins.
Crofts JF, Bartlett C, Ellis D, Hunt LP, Fox R, Draycott TJ.
Obstet Gynecol. 2006; 108: 1477-85.

Does training in obstetric emergencies improve neonatal outcome?
Draycott T, Sibanda T, Owen L, Akande V, Winter C, Reading S, Whitelaw A.
BJOG. 2006; 113: 177-82.