Dr. Dietz’s work focuses on improving safety and performance. His research projects have required the application of advanced methodologies from human factors science and psychometric test development, including survey and observational research, usability analysis, team task analysis, generalizability theory, and the application of sensor-based technology to measure teamwork and workload.
Rosen MA, Dietz AS, Yang T, Priebe CE, Pronovost PJ. "An integrative framework for sensor-based measurement of teamwork in healthcare." J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015 Jan;22(1):11-8. doi: 10.1136/amiajnl-2013-002606. Epub 2014 Jul 22
Provonost PJ, Hozmueller CG, Molello NE, Paine L, Winner L, Marsteller JA, Berenholtz SM, Aboumatar HJ, Demski R, Armstrong CM; Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality Team. "The Armstrong Institute: an academic institute for patient safety and quality improvement, research, training and practice." Acad Med. 2015 Oct;90(10):1331-39. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000000760
Wyskiel RM, Chang BH, Alday AA, Thompson DA, Rosen MA, Dietz AS, Marsteller JA. "Towards expanding the acute care team: learning how to involve families in care processes." Fam Syst Health. 2015 Sep;33(3):242-9. doi: 10.1037/fsh0000118. Epub 2015 Jul 6
Dietz AS, Pronovost PJ, Benson KN, Mendez-Tellez PA, Dwyer C, Wyskiel R, Rosen MA. "A systematic review of behavioural marker systems in healthcare: what do we know about their attributes, validity and application?" BMJ Qual Saf. 2014 Dec;23(12):1031-9. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2013-002457. Epub 2014 Aug 25
Dietz AS, Pronovost PJ, Mendez-Tellez PA, Wyskiel R, Marsteller JA, Thompson DA, Rosen MA. "A systematic review of teamwork in the intensive care unit: what do we know about teamwork, team tasks and improvement strategies?" J Crit Care. 2014 Dec;29(6):908-14. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2014.05.025. Epub 2014 Jun 4