Working together but apart: barriers and routes to nurse--physician collaboration

Jt Comm J Qual Improv. 2002 May;28(5):242-7, 209. doi: 10.1016/s1070-3241(02)28024-4.


The authors argue that the aircraft safety model may be of limited relevance for health care and suggest strategies for greater collaboration between nurses and physicians in the care of patients.

MeSH terms

  • Aviation
  • Communication Barriers
  • Communication*
  • Continuity of Patient Care
  • Cooperative Behavior*
  • Ergonomics
  • Humans
  • Leadership
  • Negotiating
  • Patient Care Team*
  • Physician-Nurse Relations*
  • Power, Psychological