In Press

  • Cullati S, Bochatay N, Rossier C, Guessous I, Burton-Jeangros C, Courvoisier DS, "Does the Single-Item Self-Rated Health Measure the Same Thing Across Different Wordings? Construct Validity Study", Quality of Life Research, 2020, In Press [DOI] [PubMed]
  • De Prez V, Jolidon V, Willems B, Cullati S, Burton-Jeangros C, Bracke P., "Cervical Cancer (Over)screening in Belgium and Switzerland: Trends and Social Inequalities", European Journal of Public Health, 2020, In Press [DOI] [PubMed]
  • Beran D, Aebischer Perone S, Castellsague Perolini M, Chappuis F, Chopard P, Haller DM, Bausch FJ, Maisonneuve H, Perone N, Gastaldi G., "Beyond the virus: Ensuring continuity of care for people with diabetes during COVID-19", Primary Care Diabetes. 2020;S1751-9918(20)30199-6. [DOI] [PubMed]


  • Ibrahim ME, Cheval B, Cullati S, Mongin D, Lauper K, Pihl-Thingvad J, Chopard P, Genevay S, Courvoisier DS, "Back Pain Occurrence and Treatment-Seeking Behavior Among Nurses: The Role of Work-Related Emotional Burden", Quality of Life Research, 2020, 29(5):1301-1310. [DOI] [PubMed]
  • Righi L, Ourahmoune A, Béné N, Rae AC, Courvoisier DS, Chopard P, "Effects of a pressure-ulcer audit and feedback regional programme at 1 and 2 years in nursing homes: A prospective longitudinal study", PLoS ONE, 2020, 15(5): e0233471. [DOI[PubMed]


  • Bochatay N, Bajwa N, Blondon KS, Junod Perron N, Cullati S, Nendaz MR, "Vulnerability and disillusionment: A social identity theory analysis of conflicts in health care", Medical Education, In Press.[PubMed]
  • Cheval B, Cullati S, Mongin D, Schmidt RE, Lauper K, Pihl-Thingvad J, Chopard P, Courvoisier DS, "Associations of regrets and coping strategies with job satisfaction and turnover intention: international prospective cohort study of notice healthcare professionals", Swiss Medical Weekly, 2019, 149:w20074.  [PubMed]
  • Cullati S, Bochatay N, Maitre F, Laroche T, Muller-Juge V, Blondon KS, Junod Perron N, Bajwa N, Vu NV, Kim S, Savoldelli GL, Hudelson P, Chopard P, Nendaz MR, “When team conflicts threaten quality of care: a study of healthcare professionals' experiences and perceptions", Mayo Clinic Proceedings: Innovations, Quality & Outcomes, 2019, 3(1): 43-51. [Download
  • Bajwa NM, Bochatay N, Muller-Juge V, Cullati S, Blondon KS, Junod Perron N, Maitre F, Chopard P, Vu NV, Kim S, Savoldelli GL, Hudelson P, Nendaz MR, " Intra versus interprofessional Conflicts: Implications for Conflict Management Training", Journal of interprofessional Care, 2019, 34(2): 259-268 DOI] [PubMed]
  • Dumont S, Cullati S, Manor O, Courvoisier DS, Bouchardy C, Merat R, Guessous I, "Skin Cancer Screening in Switzerland: Cross-sectional Trends (1997-2012) in Socioeconomic Inequalities", Preventive Medicine, 2019, 129: 105829 [DOI] [PubMed
  • Ibrahim ME, Weber K, Courvoisier DS, Genevay S., "Recovering the Capability to Work Among Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain After a Four-Week, Multidisciplinary Biopsychosocial Rehabilitation Program: 18-month Follow-Up Study", BMC Musculoskelet Disorders, 2019 Oct 10;20(1):439. [DOI] [PubMed]
  • Abraham P, Courvoisier DS, Annweiler C, Lenoir C, Millien T, Dalmaz F, Flaatten H, Moreno R, Christensen S, de Lange DW, Guidet B, Bendjelid K, Walder B, Bollen Pinto B., "Validation of the Clinical Frailty Score (CFS) in French Language", BMC Geriatrics, 2019 Nov 21;19(1):322. [DOI] [PubMed]


  • Escher M, Ricou B, Nendaz M, Scherer F, Cullati S, Hudelson P, Perneger T, "ICU physicians' and internists' survival predictions for patients evaluated for admission to the intensive care unit", Annals of Intensive Care, 2018, 54(2):474-483 [Pubmed]
  • Escher M, Cullati S, Hudelson P, Nendaz M, B Pernerger T, Dayer P, "Admission ti intensive care: a qualitative study of triage and its determinants", Health Services Research, 2018, 54(2):474-483 [PubMed]
  • Cheval B, Mongin D, Cullati S, Winz C, von Arx M, Schmidt RE, Agoritsas T, Chopard P, Courvoisier DS, "Reciprocal relationships between care-related emotional burden and sleep problems in healthcare professionals: a 1-year multicenter international cohort study", Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2018, 75(9): 647-653. [Pubmed]
  • Cullati S, Hudelson P, Ricou B, Nendaz M, Perneger TV, Escher M, "Internists's and Intensivists' Roles in Intensive Care Admission Decisions: A Qualitative Study", BMC Health Services Research, 2018, 8;18(1):620. [Pubmed]
  • von Arx M, Cullati S, Schmidt RE, Richner S, Krähenmann R, Cheval B, Agoritsas T, Chopard P, Burton-Jeangros C, Courvoisier DS, ““We won’t retire without skeletons in the closet”:  A Qualitative Study of Healthcare-Related Regrets Among Physicians and Nurses in German-speaking Swiss Hospitals”, Qualitative Health Research, 2018, 28(11):1746-1758  [PubMed]
  • Pihl-Thingvad J, Jacobsen CW, Brandt LPA, Andersen LL, Elklit A, Courvoisier DS, "The Regret Coping Scale for Health-Care Professionals (RCS-HCP): Validation with Danish social educators", Work, 2018, 60(3): 401-410 [Pubmed]
  • Courvoisier DS, Righi L, René N, Rae AC, Chopard P, "Variation in pressure ulcer prevalence and prevention in nursing homes: A multicenter study", Applied Nursing Research, 2018, 42:45-50. [Pubmed]
  • Cullati S, Courvoisier DS, Francis P, Degiorgi A, Bezzola P, Licker M, Chopard P, “Is team-based perception of safety concerns in the operating room explained by self-reported wrong-site surgery? A cross-sectional survey”, Health Science Reports, 2018, 1(6): e42. [Download]
  • Bucher Della Torre S, Courvoisier DS, Saldarriaga A, Martin XE, Farpour-Lambert NJ, “Knowledge, attitudes, representations and declared practices of nurses and physicians about obesity in a university hospital: training is essential”, Clinical Obesity, 2018, 8(2):122-130. [PubMed]
  • Cheval B, Cullati S, Pihl-Thingvad J, Mongin D, von Arx M, Chopard P, Courvoisier DS, “Impact of CAre-related Regret Upon Sleep (ICARUS) cohort study: protocol of a 3-year multicenter, international, prospective cohort study of novice healthcare professionals”, BMJ Open, 2018, 8(3): e022172. [PubMed]


  • Bréchat PH, Briot P, Savitz LA, Fulton R, James BC. "Five-step model for creating a virtuous medical and financing system to enhance the health and wellbeing of future generations", 2017, pp. 1-31. [Download]
  • Bochatay N, Muller-Juge V, Scherer F, Cottin G, Cullati S, Blondon KS, Hudelson P, Maître F, Vu NV, Savoldelli GL, Nendaz MR, “Are Role Perceptions of Residents and Nurses Translated into Action?”, BMC Medical Education, 2017, 17(1):138. [PubMed]
  • Bochatay N, Bajwa NM, Cullati S, Muller-Juge V, Blondon KS, Junod Perron N, Maître F, Chopard P, Vu NV, Kim S, Savoldelli GL, Hudelson P, Nendaz MR, “A multi-level Analysis of Sources and Consequences of Professional Conflicts in Healthcare: Insights for Future Training”, Academic Medicine, 2017, 92(11S): S84-92. [PubMed]
  • Cullati S, Cheval B, Schmidt RE, Agoritsas T, Chopard P, Courvoisier DS, “Self-rated health and sick leave among nurses and physicians: the role of regret and coping strategies in difficult care-related situations”, Frontiers in Psychology, 2017, 8: 623 [PubMed]
  • Blondon KS, Chan KCG, Juge-Müller V, Cullati S, Hudelson P, Maitre F, Vu NV, Savoldelli GL, Nendaz MR, “A concordance-based study to assess doctors' and nurses' mental models in Internal Medicine”, PLoS ONE, 2017, 12(8): e0182608. [PubMed]
  • Richner SC, Cullati S, Cheval B, Schmidt RE, Chopard P, Meier CA, Courvoisier DS, “Validation of the German version of two scales (RIS, RCS-HCP) for measuring regret associated with providing healthcare”, Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 2017, 15(1): 56 [PubMed]
  • Blondon KS, Maître F, Juge-Müller V, Bochatay N, Cullati S, Hudelson P, Vu NV, Savoldelli GL, Nendaz MR, “Interprofessional collaborative reasoning by residents and nurses in internal medicine: Evidence from a simulation study”, Medical Teacher 2017, 39(4): 360-367. [PubMed]
  • Chopard P Briot P. "L’amélioration de la qualité et de la sécurité des soins : le chainon manquant pour maitriser les couts de la santé". Compétence, 2017, 1-2: 8-9. [Download en format word]  [Download]


  • Chopard P. "La dynamique d'amélioration doit aller au-delà des données financières". Compétence, 2016; 3: 14-15. [Download]
  • Francis P, Agoritsas T, Chopard P, Perneger TV, “Does the patient's inherent rating tendency influence reported satisfaction scores and affect division ranking?”, International Journal for Quality in Health Care, 2016, 28(2): 221-6. [PubMed]
  • Reiss-Brennan B, Brunisholz KD, Dredge C, Briot P, Grazier K, Wilcox A, Savitz L, James B. "Association of Integrated Team-Based Care With Health Care Quality, Utilization, and Cost". JAMA - The Journal of the American Medical Association, 2016, 316 (8): 826-834. [PubMed]
  • Briot P, Bréchat PH, Savitz LA, Teil A, Tabuteau D. "Applying a European Key Component Framework to Compare and Contrast Cross-Country Case Studies in Health and Wellness of a Population". International Journal of Public Health and Safety, 2016, 1:105.  [Abstract]


  • Schmidt RE, Cullati S, Mostofsky E, Haller G, Agoritsas T, Mittleman MA, Perneger TV, Courvoisier DS, “Healthcare-Related Regret among Nurses and Physicians is Associated with Self-Rated Insomnia Severity: A Cross-Sectional Study”, PLoS ONE, 2015, 10(10): e0139770. [PubMed]


  • Courvoisier DS, Cullati S, Ouchi R, Schmidt RE, Haller G, Chopard P, Agoritsas T, Perneger TV, “Validation of a 15-item Care-related Regret Coping Scale for Health-care Professionals (RCS-HP)”, Journal of Occupational Health, 2014, 56(6): 430-43. [PubMed]
  • Cullati S, Licker M, Francis P, Degiorgi A, Bezzola P, Courvoisier DS, Chopard P, "Implementation of the Surgical Safety Checklist in Switzerland and perceptions of its benefits: cross-sectional survey", PLoS ONE, 2014, 9(7): e101915. [Pubmed]
  • Juge-Müller V, Cullati S, Blondon KS, Hudelson P, Maitre F, Vu NV, Savoldelli G, Nendaz M, "Interprofessional Collaboration between Residents and Nurses in General Interal Medicine: A Qualitative Study on Behaviours Enhancing Teamwork Quality", PLoS ONE, 2014, 9(4): e96160. [Pubmed]
  • Junod Perron N, Cullati S, Hudelson P, Nendaz M, Dolmans D, Van der Vleuten CPM, “Impact of a faculty development programme for teaching communication skills on participants' practice”, Postgraduate Medical Journal, 2014, 90(1063): 245-50. [Pubmed]
  • Perneger TV, Cullati S, Rudaz S, Agoritsas T, Schmidt RE, Combescure C, Courvoisier DS, “Effect of numbering of return envelopes on participation, explicit refusals, and bias: experiment and meta-analysis”, BMC Medical Research Methodology, 2014, 14(1): 6 [Pubmed]


  • Perneger TV, Combescure C, Gayet-Ageron A, Courvoisier DS, Agoritsas T, Cullati S, “Self-rated health: analysis of distances and transitions between response options” Qualify of Life Research, 2013, 22(10): 2761-2768. [Pubmed]
  • Cullati S, Francis Gerstel P, Chopard P, "HUG: résultats de l'enquête de satisfaction auprès des médecins de ville", Lettre de l'Association des médecins du canton de Genève, n°3, Avril 2013, pp. 7-9. [Download]
  • Cullati S, Le Du S, Raë AC, Micallef M, Khabiri E, Ourahmoune A, Boireaux A, Licker M, Chopard P, "Is the Surgical Safety Checklist successfully conducted? An observational study of social interactions in the operating rooms of a tertiary hospital.", BMJ Quality & Safety 2013, 22(8): 639-646. [Pubmed] [download]
  • Juge-Müller V, Cullati S, Blondon KS, Hudelson P, Maitre F, Vu NV, Savoldelli G, Nendaz M, “Interprofessional Collaboration on an Internal Medicine Ward: Role Perceptions and Expectations among Nurses and Residents.”, PLoS ONE 2013, 8(2):e57550. [Pubmed]
  • Courvoisier DS, Cullati S, Haller CS, Schmidt RE, Haller G, Agoritsas T, Perneger TV, “Validation of a 10-item care-related regret intensity scale (RIS-10) for healthcare professionals.”, Medical Care 2013, 51(3):285-291. [Pubmed]


  • Chopard P, “La sociologie peut-elle contribuer à améliorer la qualité des soins ?”, Bulletin de la Société Suisse de Sociologie / Bulletin of theSwiss Sociological Association, 2012, 142:30-32. [Download]
  • Cullati S, “La collaboration scientifique entre sociologie et médicine : après les méthodes, les concepts ?”, Bulletin de la Société Suisse de Sociologie / Bulletin of theSwiss Sociological Association, 2012, 142:21-23. [Download]
  • Perneger TV, Deom M, Cullati S, Bovier PA, “Le désenchantement croissant des médecins genevois.”, Bulletin des médecins suisses / Schweizerische Ärztezeitung / Bollettino dei medici svizzeri 2012, 93(24):921-923. [Download
  • Perneger TV, Deom M, Cullati S, Bovier PA, “Growing discontent of Swiss doctors, 1998-2007.”, European Journal of Public Health 2012, 22(4):478-483. [Pubmed]


  • Courvoisier DS, Agoritsas T, Schmidt R, Pernerger TV, Cullati S, “Regrets associated with providing healthcare: qualitative study of experiences of hospital-based physicians and nurses”, PLoS ONE 2011, 6(8): e23138. [Pubmed]
  • Cullati S, Courvoisier DS, Charvet-Bérard AI, Perneger TV, "Desire for autonomy in health care decisions: a general population survey", Patient Education and Counseling 2011, 83(1):134-138. [Pubmed]
  • Thibault R, Chikhi M, Clerc A, Darmon P, Chopard P, et al., "Assessment of food intake in hospitalised patients: A 10-year comparative study of a prospective hospital survey." Clinical Nutrition 2011, 30(3):289-296. [Pubmed]


  • Nendaz MR, Chopard P, Lovis C, Kucher N, Asmis LM, Dörffler J, Spirk D, Bounameaux H, "Adequacy of venous thromboprophylaxis in acutely ill medical patients (IMPART): multisite comparison of different clinical decision support systems." J Thromb Haemost 2010, 8(6):1230-1234. [Pubmed]


  • Chopard P, Spirk D, Beer HJ, Peter J, Brunner B, Bounameaux H, Dörffler-Melly J (2009). "Swiss results from a global observational study of venous thromboembolism risk and prophylaxis use in the acute care hospital setting: analysis from the ENDORSE study." Swiss Medical Weekly 139(43-44):630-635. [Pubmed]


  • Hudelson P, Cleopas A, Kolly V, Chopard P, Perneger TV, "What is quality and how is it achieved? Practitioners' views versus quality models." Quality & Safety in Health Care 2008, 17(1):31-36. [Pubmed]
  • Charvet-Berard AI, Chopard P, Perneger TV, "Measuring quality of patient information documents with an expanded EQIP scale" Patient Education and Counseling, 2008, 70 (3):407-411. [Pubmed
  • Louis Simonet M, Kossovsky MP, Chopard P, Sigaud P, Perneger TV, Gaspoz JM, "A predictive score to identify hospitalized patients' risk of discharge to a post-acute care facility." BMC Health Serv Res 2008, 8:154. [Pubmed

2007 and before

  • Garnerin P, Perneger TV, Chopard P, et al., "Drug selection errors in relation to medication labels: a simulation study." Anaesthesia 2007, 62(11):1090-1094. [Pumbed]
  • Garnerin P, Pellet-Meier B, Chopard P, Perneger TV, Bonnabry P. "Measuring human-error probabilities in drug preparation: a pilot simulation study." Eur J Clin Pharmacol 2007, 63(8):769-776. [Pubmed]
  • Luthy C, Cedraschi C, Herrmann F, Kossovsky M, Perrin E, Chopard P, et al., "Appropriateness of hospital use: comparison between elderly patients' point of view and a structured questionnaire." Age & Ageing 2007, 36(6):681-684. [Pubmed]
  • Chopard P, Spirk D, Bounameaux H, "Identifying acutely ill medical patients requiring thromboprophylaxis." J Thromb Haemost 2006, 4(4):915-916. [Pubmed]
  • Chopard P, Dorffler-Melly J, et al., "Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in acutely ill medical patients: definite need for improvement." J Intern Med 2005, 257(4):352-357. [Pubmed]
  • Louis-Simonet M, Kossovsky MP, Sarasin FP, Chopard P, Gabriel V, Perneger TV, Gaspoz JM, "Effects of a structured patient-centered discharge interview on patients' knowledge about their medications." Am J Med 2004, 117(8):563-568. [Pubmed]
  • Chmelik, P, Chopard P, Bounameaux H, "An evaluation of thromboembolism prophylaxis in acutely ill medical patients." Swiss Medical Weekly 2002, 132(35-36):513-516. [Pubmed]
  • Kossovsky MP, Sarasin FP, Perneger TV, Chopard P, et al., "Unplanned readmissions of patients with congestive heart failure: do they reflect in-hospital quality of care or patient characteristics?" Am J Med 2000, 109(5):386-390. [Pubmed]
  • Chopard P, Perneger TV, et al., "Predictors of inappropriate hospital days in a department of internal medicine." International Journal of Epidemiology 1998, 27(3):513-519. [Pubmed]
  • Perneger TV, Chopard P, et al., "Risk factors for a medically inappropriate admission to a Department of Internal Medicine." Arch Intern Med 1997, 157(13):1495-1500. [Pubmed]


Dernière mise à jour : 17/06/2020