ISCOME™ Workgroup Outputs

The ISCOME™ Workgroup is actively publishing books and journal articles that have been generated on the knowledge integration track of ISCOME™’s strategic research framework. In addition, six interdisciplinary teams are now generating and conducting evidence-based research agendas to inform contributions of communication science to six hot buttons of safe and high quality care. 

The following constitutes a list of outputs that the ISCOME™ Workgroup has generated to date, organized by the respective research tracks of ISCOME™’s strategic framework:

TRACK 1: KNOWLEDGE INTEGRATION

Journal articles:

Books:

  • Medical textbook: „Communication and Patient Safety“, Authors: Hannawa AF, Pham JC, Jonitz G, Publisher: deGruyter (English version), Elsevier (German version), Release date: Fall 2017
  • Two-volume Case Studies Book: „Communication Pearls for Safe and High Quality Medicine: Case Studies for Physicians (Vol. 1)”, Release date: Summer 2017; „Communication Pearls for Safe and High Quality Medicine: Case Studies for Nursing (Vol. 2)”, Release date: 2018, Authors: Hannawa AF, Juhasz R, Wu A, Wendt A

Funded workgroup meetings for engaging track 1 of ISCOME™’s strategic framework:

  • ISCOME™ 2015 Workgroup Meeting, Italy
  • (IS)COME 2013 Workgroup Meeting, Switzerland

TRACK 2: KNOWLEDGE GENERATION

Journal articles:

  • Empirical study: “Medical error disclosure, interpersonal forgiveness, and outcomes”, Authors: Hannawa AF, Shigemoto Y, Little TD, Journal: Social Science & Medicine (2016, see http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27017088)

Funded projects:

  • Project title: “Toward an interdisciplinary conceptualization of medical error disclosure competence (MEDC)”, Methods: Focus groups and social scientific experiments; Funded by: Swiss National Science Foundation (PI: Hannawa AF)

Funded workgroup meetings for engaging track 2 of ISCOME™’s strategic framework:

  • ISCOME™ 2016 Workgroup Meeting, Switzerland
  • ISCOME™ 2015 Workgroup Meeting, Italy