TITLE

The WHO checklist: a global tool to prevent errors in surgery

AUTHOR(S)
Panesar, Sukhmeet S.; Cleary, Kevin; Sheikh, Aziz; Donaldson, Liam
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Patient Safety in Surgery;2009, Vol. 3, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, we welcome the adoption of the WHO surgical checklist to prevent errors in surgical practice. We highlight the scale of the problem and discuss the adoption of this tool in the UK.
ACCESSION #
42318766

 

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