Clinical Skills Development Service

Publications


CSDS participates in and leads a range of research projects in collaboration with universities, clinicians and government organisations. This page lists all research articles published in scholarly journals by CSDS-affiliated staff. In addition, it lists books, book chapters, government publications, and published conference abstracts and papers.

Journal articles

2017

Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Plooy, A. M., Watson, M. O., Rowlands, L. N., Wallis, G. M. Riek, S., Burgess-Limerick, R. & Hewett, D. G. (2017). Assessment of colorectal polyp recognition skill: development and validation of an objective test. Surgical Endoscopy, 31(6), 2426-2436.

Hill, A., Kelly, E., Horswill, M.S., & Watson, M.O. (2017). The effects of awareness and count duration on adult respiratory rate measurements: an experimental study. Journal of Clinical Nursing. Advance online publication.

Kallioinen, N., Hill, A., Horswill, M., Ward, H.E., & Watson, M.O. (2017). Sources of inaccuracy in the measurement of resting blood pressure: A systematic review. Journal of Hypertension, 35(3), 421-441.

Riek, S., Hill, A., Plooy, A.M., Horswill, M.S., Cresp, A.S., Marinovic, W., Christofidis, M.J., Burgess-Limerick, R., Wallis, G.M., Watson, M.O., & Hewett, D.G. (2017). A novel training device for tip control in colonoscopy: Preliminary validation and efficacy as a training tool. Surgical Endoscopy. Advance online publication.

Sakata, S., Grove, P.M., Hill, A., Stevenson, A.R.L., & Watson, M.O. (2017). Impact of simulated three-dimensional perception on precision of depth judgments, technical performance and perceived workload in laparoscopy. British Journal of Surgery, 104(8), 1097-1106.

Sakata, S., Grove, P. M., Watson, M.O., & Stevenson, A.R.L. (2017). The impact of crosstalk on three-dimensional laparoscopic performance and workload. Surgical Endoscopy. Advance online publication.

Zupanc, C.M., Wallis, G., Hill, A., Burgess-Limerick, R., Riek, S., Plooy, A.M., Horswill, M.S., Watson, M.O., de Visser, H., Conlan, D., & Hewett, D.G. (2017). Assessing colonoscopic inspection skill using a virtual withdrawal simulation: A preliminary validation of performance metrics. BMC Medical Education, 17, 118.

2016

Christofidis, M. J., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., & Watson, M. O. (2016). Observation chart design features affect the detection of patient deterioration: a systematic experimental evaluation. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 72(1), 158-172.

Nestel, D., Bearman, M., Brooks, P., Campher, D., Freeman, K., Greenhill, J., Jolly, B., Rogers, L., Rudd, C., Sprick, C., Sutton, B., Harlim, J., & Watson, M. (2016). A national training program for simulation educators and technicians: evaluation strategy and outcomes. BMC Medical Education, 16(1), 1.

O’Connor, S. A., Hewett, D. G., Watson, M. O., Kendall, B. J., Hourigan, L. F., & Holtmann, G. (2016). Accuracy of polyp localization at colonoscopy. Endoscopy International Open, 4(6), E642-646.

Plooy, A. M., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Cresp, A. St.G., Karamatic, R., Riek, S., Wallis, G. M., Burgess-Limerick, R., Hewett, D. G., & Watson, M. O. (2016). The efficacy of training insertion skill on a physical model colonoscopy simulator. Endoscopy International Open, 4(12), E1252-E1260.

Sakata, S., Grove, P. M., Hill, A., Watson, M. O., & Stevenson, A. R. (2016). The viewpoint-specific failure of modern 3D displays in laparoscopic surgery. Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery, 401(7), 1007-1018.

Sakata, S., Grundy, J., Naidu, S., & Gillespie, C. (2016). Urachal‐sigmoid fistula managed by laparoscopic assisted high anterior resection, primary anastomosis and en bloc resection of the urachal cyst and involved bladder. Asian Journal of Endoscopic Surgery, 9(3), 201-203.

Sakata, S., & Stevenson, A. R. (2016). Waste not, want more: a call for surgeons to support the manufacture of non-cross-linked biologic grafts specifically sized for laparoscopic ventral rectopexy. International Journal of Colorectal Disease, 31(3), 753-754.

Sakata, S., Watson, M. O., Grove, P. M., & Stevenson, A. R. (2016). The conflicting evidence of three-dimensional displays in laparoscopy: a review of systems old and new. Annals of Surgery, 263(2), 234-239.

2015

Christofidis, M. J., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., & Watson, M. O. (2015). Less is more: the design of early‐warning scoring systems affects the speed and accuracy of scoring. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 71(7), 1573-1586.

Sakata, S., Kabir, S., Petersen, D., Doudle, M., & Stevenson, A. R. L. (2015). Are we burying our heads in the sand? Preventing small bowel obstruction from the V‐loc® suture in laparoscopic ventral rectopexy. Colorectal Disease, 17(9), O180-O183.

Zupanc, C. M., Burgess-Limerick, R., Hill, A., Riek, S., Wallis, G. M., Plooy, A. M., Horswill, M. S., Watson, M. O., & Hewett, D. G. (2015). A competency framework for colonoscopy training derived from cognitive task analysis techniques and expert review. BMC Medical Education, 15, 216.

2014

Christofidis, M. J., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., & Watson, M. O. (2014). Observation charts with overlapping blood pressure and heart rate graphs do not yield the performance advantage that health professionals assume: an experimental study. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 70(3), 610-624.

Keogh, S., Marsh, N., Higgins, N., Davies, K., & Rickard, C. (2014). A time and motion study of peripheral venous catheter flushing practice using manually prepared and prefilled flush syringes. Journal of Infusion Nursing, 37(2), 96-101.

Ward, E. C., Baker, S. C., Wall, L. R., Duggan, B. L., Hancock, K. L., Bassett, L. V., & Hyde, T. J. (2014). Can human mannequin-based simulation provide a feasible and clinically acceptable method for training tracheostomy management skills for speech-language pathologists? American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 23(3), 421-436.

2013

Christofidis, M. J., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., & Watson, M. O. (2013). A human factors approach to observation chart design can trump health professionals’ prior chart experience. Resuscitation, 84(5), 657-665.

Higgins, N. S., Taraporewalla, K., Edirippulige, S., Ware, R. S., Steyn, M., & Watson, M. O. (2013). Educational support for specialist international medical graduates in anaesthesia. Medical Journal of Australia, 199(4), 272-274.

Lazzarini, P. A., Ng, V., Régo, P. M., Kuys, S. S., & Jen, S. (2013). Foot ulcer simulation training (FUST): are podiatrists FUST with long-term clinical confidence? Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, 6(1), 1.

Nestel, D., Watson, M. O., Bearman, M. L., Morrison, T., Pritchard, S. A., & Andreatta, P. B. (2013). Strategic approaches to simulation-based education: A case study from Australia. Journal of Health Specialties, 1(1), 4.

Preece, M. H., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Karamatic, R., Hewett, D. G., & Watson, M. O. (2013). Applying heuristic evaluation to observation chart design to improve the detection of patient deterioration. Applied Ergonomics, 44(4), 544-556.

Sutton, G., Liao, J., Jimmieson, N. L., & Restubog, S. L. (2013). Measuring Ward‐Based Multidisciplinary healthcare team functioning: A validation study of the Team Functioning Assessment Tool (TFAT). Journal for Healthcare Quality, 35(4), 36-49.

Watson, M. O., & Jolly, B. C. (2013). The future of Australian medical education: a focus on technology. Medical Journal of Australia, 199(5), S26-S28.

Young, J., Higgins, N., Raven, L., & Watson, M. (2013). Supporting nurses and midwives to promote a Safe Infant Sleeping eLearning Program. Australian Nursing Journal, 21(2), 41.

2012

Cheng, M., Marinovic, W., Watson, M., Ourselin, S., Passenger, J., De Visser, H., Salvado, O., & Riek, S. (2012). Abdominal palpation haptic device for colonoscopy simulation using pneumatic control. IEEE Transactions on Haptics, 5(2), 97-108.

Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Plooy, A. M., Watson, M. O., Karamatic, R., Basit, T. A., Wallis, G. M., Riek, S., Burgess-Limerick, R., & Hewett, D. G. (2012). Assessing the realism of colonoscopy simulation: the development of an instrument and systematic comparison of 4 simulators. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 75(3), 631-640.

Plooy, A. M., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Cresp, A. St.G., Watson, M. O., Ooi, S. Y., Riek, S., Wallis, G. M., Burgess-Limerick, R., & Hewett, D. G. (2012). Construct validation of a physical model colonoscopy simulator. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 76(1), 144-150.

Preece, M. H., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Karamatic, R., & Watson, M. O. (2012). Designing observation charts to optimize the detection of patient deterioration: reliance on the subjective preferences of healthcare professionals is not enough. Australian Critical Care, 25(4), 238-252.

Preece, M. H., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., & Watson, M. O. (2012). Supporting the detection of patient deterioration: observation chart design affects the recognition of abnormal vital signs. Resuscitation, 83(9), 1111-1118.

2011

De Visser, H., Watson, M. O., Salvado, O., & Passenger, J. D. (2011). Progress in virtual reality simulators for surgical training and certification. Medical Journal of Australia, 194(4), S38.

Lazzarini, P. A., Mackenroth, E. L., Régo, P. M., Boyle, F. M., Jen, S., Kinnear, E. M., PerryHaines, G.M., & Kamp, M. (2011). Is simulation training effective in increasing podiatrists' confidence in foot ulcer management? Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, 4(1), 16.

Régo, P., Lyon, P., & Watson, M. (2011). The impact of maternity crisis resource management training. British Journal of Midwifery, 19(5), 315-323.

Sutton, G., Liao, J., Jimmieson, N. L., & Restubog, S. L. D. (2011). Measuring multidisciplinary team effectiveness in a ward‐based healthcare setting: Development of the Team Functioning Assessment Tool. Journal for Healthcare Quality, 33(3), 10-24.

2010

Hewett, D. G., Kahi, C. J., & Rex, D. K. (2010). Efficacy and effectiveness of colonoscopy: how do we bridge the gap? Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America, 20(4), 673-684.

Higgins, N. S., Taraporewalla, K., Steyn, M., Brijball, R., & Watson, M. (2010). Workforce education issues for international medical graduate specialists in anaesthesia. Australian Health Review, 34(2), 246-251.

2009

Fahy, S. D., Host, D., Campher, D., Tomczak, L., Vidhani, K., Higgs, M., Barnett, A. Ziegenfuss, M., & Foot, C. (2009). The STAB Trial—Standardized Testing of Artificial Blood: A comparative study of various products that may be used as artificial blood for high fidelity simulation training in the critical care setting. Simulation in Healthcare, 4(1), 54-59.

Hewett, D. G., Watson, B. M., Gallois, C., Ward, M., & Leggett, B. A. (2009). Communication in medical records intergroup language and patient care. Journal of Language and Social Psychology, 28(2), 119-138.

Sturman, N. J., Régo, P., & Dick, M. B. (2009). Survey of views of metropolitan general practitioners about teaching medical students. Medical Journal of Australia, 191(2), 110.

Sutton, G. (2009). Evaluating multidisciplinary health care teams: taking the crisis out of CRM. Australian Health Review, 33(3), 445-452.

2008

Foot, C., Host, D., Campher, D., Tomczak, L., Ziegenfuss, M., Cohen, J., & Nunnink, L. (2008). Moulage in high-fidelity simulation—a chest wall burn escharotomy model for visual realism and as an educational tool. Simulation in Healthcare, 3(3), 1-5.

Higgins, N., & Kimble, R. (2008). International multipoint videoconferencing for paediatric burns research. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare, 14(2), 107-108.

Rêgo, P., Walker, K., Thompson, A., & Wren, M. (2008). Being ready on the day... A short report on the evaluation and outcomes of a pilot ambulatory surgery Crisis Resource Management course. Ambulatory Surgery, 14(4), 20-27.

Books and book chapters

Foot, C., Steel, L., & Campher, D. (2011). Medical crisis management: Improving performance under pressure. York, UK: Erudite Medical Publishing Ltd.

Watson, M. & Campher, D. (2015). Warranties or fix-it-yourself? In J. C. Palaganas, J. C. Maxworthy, C. A. Epps & M. E. Mancini (Eds.), Defining excellence in simulation programs (pp. 259-266). Philadelphia, PA United States: Wolters Kluwer.

Government publications

2015

Horswill, M. S., Hill, A., Christofidis, M., Francis, S., & Watson, M. O. (2015). Development and initial evaluation of a new subcutaneous insulin form: Final report. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Watson, M. O., Hill, A., Cornish, L., McKimmie, B. M., & Horswill, M. S. (2015). Guidelines for the on-screen display of medicines: Final Report. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

2012

Christofidis, M. J., Horswill, M. S., Hill, A., McKimmie, B. M., Visser, T., & Watson, M. O. (2012). Task analysis and heuristic evaluation of insulin charts. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

2010

Horswill, M. S., Preece, M. H. W., Hill, A., Christofidis, M. J., Karamatic, R. M., Hewett, D. J., & Watson, M. O. (2010). Human factors research regarding observation charts: Research project overview. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Horswill, M. S., Preece, M. H. W., Hill, A., Christofidis, M. J., & Watson, M. O. (2010). Recording patient data on six observation charts: An experimental comparison. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Horswill, M. S., Preece, M. H. W., Hill, A., & Watson, M. O. (2010). Detecting abnormal vital signs on six observation charts: An experimental comparison. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Horswill, M. S., Preece, M. H. W., Hill, A., & Watson, M. O. (2010). Paper-based patient chart design information sheet. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Preece, M. H. W., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Dunbar, N., Adams, L. M., Stephens, J. A. L., Christofidis, M. J., & Watson, M. O. (2010). Developer’s guide for Observation and Response Charts. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Preece, M. H. W., Horswill, M. S., Hill, A., Karamatic, R., & Watson, M. O. (2010). An online survey of health professionals’ opinions regarding observation charts. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Preece, M. H. W. Horswill, M.S., Hill, A., & Watson, M.O. (2010). The development of the Adult Deterioration Detection System (ADDS) Chart. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

2009

Horswill, M. S., Preece, M. H. W., Hill, A., Karamatic, R., Hewett, D., & Watson, M. O. (2009). Human factors in adult general observation chart design. In: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (Ed.), Windows into safety and quality in health care 2009 (pp. 21-22). Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Preece, M. H. W., Horswill, M. S., Hill, A., Karamatic, R., Hewett, D., & Watson, M. O. (2009). Heuristic analysis of 25 Australian and New Zealand adult general observation charts. Sydney, Australia: Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.

Published conference abstracts and papers

2014

Nicholls, L., McCoy, L., Arthur, D., & Campher, D. (2014). 4. Simulation coordinator training: A standardised approach to training the technical aspects of simulation delivery. Simulation in Healthcare, 9(1), 74.

2013

Coles, T., Dumas, C., Fielding, D., Hill, A., & Watson, M. O. (2013). Using low cost devices to provide metrics for motor skills training. Simulation in Healthcare, 8(3), 204.

De Visser, H., Yu, N., Good, N., Hill, A., & Watson, M. O. (2013). Prediction of aptitude for colonoscope tip control. Simulation in Healthcare, 8(3), 198.

Ng, V., Lazzarini, P. A., Régo, P. M., & Cornwell, P. (2013). Is foot ulcer simulation training (FUST) really effective? Participants’ supervisors speak out. Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, 6(Suppl. 1), O24.

O’Reagan, K., Francis, S., Watson, M. O., & Hewett, D. G. (2013). Evaluation of a device for assessing insertion skill in colonoscopy: A validation study. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 28(S2), 27.

Young, J., Higgins, N., & Raven, L. (2013). Reach, effectiveness and sustainability of a Safe Infant Sleeping eLearning program. Women and Birth, 26, S21.

2012

Campher, D., Tomczak, L., Litherland, J., McCoy, L., & Host, D. (2012). Simulation equipment management system. Simulation in Healthcare, 7(1), 68.

Campher, D., Watson, M., & Tomczak, L. (2012). Distributed simulation model – pockets really work. Simulation in Healthcare, 7(1), 70.

2011

Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Plooy, A. M., Watson, M. O., Rowlands, L., Wallis, G. W., Riek, S. P., Burgess-Limerick, R., Zupanc, C., & Hewett, D. G. (2011). The development and validation of a colorectal polyp recognition test. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 26(Suppl. 4), 32.

Kelly, K., Neads, P., Ferguson, A., Wooley, L., & Wright, S. (2011). High-Fidelity Simulation (HFS) in paediatric critical care: Improving physiotherapists’ confidence through competence. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 12(3), Suppl. A50.

Kelly, K., Neads, P., Ferguson, A., Wooley, L., & Wright, S. (2011). High-Fidelity Simulation (HFS) is a cost effective model for achieving physiotherapy competency in paediatric critical care. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 12(3), Suppl. A38.

Lazzarini, P. A., Mackenroth, E. L., Régo, P. M., Boyle, F. M., Jen, S., Kinnear, E. M., & Kamp, M. (2011). Is simulation training effective in increasing podiatrists’ knowledge and confidence in foot ulcer management? A pilot study. Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, 4(Suppl. 1), O26.

Riek, S. P., Plooy, A. M., Marinovic, W., Cresp, A., Hill, A., Wallis, G. M., Horswill, M. S., Burgess-Limerick, R., Watson, M. O., & Hewett, D. G. (2011). Validation of a novel training device for tip control in colonoscopy. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 26(Suppl. 4), 30-31.

2010

Billingsley, W., Gallois, C., Smith, A., Marks, T., Bernal, F., & Watson, M. (2010). Towards a Diagnostic Toolbox for Medical Communication. In H. Takeda (Ed.), IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology Vol. 335: E-Health (pp. 169-176). Berlin: Springer.

Billingsley, W., Gallois, C., Smith, A., & Watson, M. (2010). COMLEX: Visualizing communication for research and saving lives. In CHI'10 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (pp. 3757-3762). ACM.

Liu, D., Campher, D., Syroid, N., & Westenskow, D. (2010). Interfacing the METI emergency Care simulator with Philips IntelliVue patient monitors. Simulation in Healthcare, 5(6), 363.

Ooi, S. Y., Karamatic, R., Kendall, B. J., Hewett, D. G. (2010). Enhancing gastroenterology training in Queensland: A statewide gastroenterology education program. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 25(Suppl. 3), A43.

Ooi, S. Y., Plooy, A. M., Cresp, A., Horswill, M. S., Hill, A., Riek, S. P., Burgess-Limerick, R., Zupanc, C., Wallis, G.M., Watson, M.O., & Hewett, D.G. (2010). Construct validity of a physical model colonoscopy simulator. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 25(Suppl. 3), A59.

Plooy, A. M., Cresp, A., Horswill, M. S., Hill, A., Riek, S. P., Wallis, G. M., Burgess-Limerick, R., Zupanc, C., Watson, M.O., & Hewett, D.G. (2010). The effects of augmented visual feedback on motor skill learning in colonoscopy. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 25(Suppl. 3), A67.

Thompson, C., Sanderson, P., Watson, M., Thompson, M., Muthukrishna, M., & Murphy, S. (2010). Testing auditory alarm effectiveness with three different alarm sets. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, 38(4), 769.

2009

Cheng, M., Passenger, J., Salvado, O., Riek, S., Ourselin, S., & Watson, M. (2009). Pneumatic haptic interface fuzzy controller for simulation of abdominal palpations during colonoscopy. In World Haptics 2009 – Third Joint EuroHaptics Conference and Symposium on Haptic Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems (pp. 250-255). IEEE.

Hill, A., Karamatic, R., Horswill, M. S., Watson, M. O., Basit, T., Plooy, A. M., Zupanc, C., Riek, S. P., Wallis, G. M., Burgess-Limerick, R., & Hewett, D.G. (2009). A systematic comparison of the realism of four colonoscopy simulators. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 24(Suppl. 2), A252.

Karamatic, R., Basit, T., Hill, A., Horswill, M. S., Watson, M. O., Plooy, A. M., Zupanc, C., Riek, S. P., Wallis, G. M., Burgess-Limerick, R., & Hewett, D. G. (2009). Colonoscopy looping management: Does explicit instruction help? Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 24 (Suppl. 2), A256.

Zupanc, C., Burgess-Limerick, R., Watson, M. O., Riek, S., Wallis, G., Plooy, A., Horswill, M. S., Hill, A., Karamatic, R., & Hewett, D. G. (2009). A colonoscopy competency framework derived from task analysis. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 24(Suppl. 2), A221.

2008

Foot, C., Host, D. G., Campher, D., Tomczak, L., Cohen, J. L., Nunnick, L., & Ziegenfuss, M. (2008). Moulage in high-fidelity simulation – a chest wall burn escharotomy model visual realism and as an educational tool. Simulation in Healthcare, 3(1), 65.

Gray, T., Dent, A., & Lawrence, S. (2008). The ACME course: Innovative education for emergency physicians. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 20(Suppl. 1), A2.

Host, D. G., Campher, D., Tomczak, L., Taraporewalla, K., Yazdani, A., & Watson, M. (2008). Multi-disciplinary hybrid crisis trainer. Simulation in Healthcare, 3(1), 60.

Liu, D., Jenkins, S., Sanderson, P., Watson, M., Russell, W. J., Leane, T., Cole, P., Green, N., & Xiao, T. (2008). Patient monitoring with a head-mounted display: A full-scale simulator study. Simulation in Healthcare, 3(1), 63.

Peterson R., & Ferguson, N. (2008). Developing standardised tools and procedures for curriculum development. Simulation in Healthcare, 3(1), 59.

Quigley, K., & Walker, K. (2008). Faculty review, what makes instructors stay? Simulation in Healthcare, 3(1), 66.

Régo, P., Watson, M., & Walker, K. (2008). The development of a valid evaluation process in a simulated educational environment. Simulation in Healthcare, 3(1), 66.

Watson, M., Host, D. G., Campher, D., & Tomczak, L. (2008). Designing a portable audio visual system integrated with simulated patient vital signs. Simulation in Healthcare, 3(1), 67.