Safety hazards in abdominal surgery related to communication between surgical and anesthesia unit personnel found in a Swedish nationwide survey.

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Abstract

Many adverse events occur due to poor communication between surgical and anesthesia unit personnel. The aim of this study was to identify strategies to reduce risks unveiled by a national survey on patient safety.

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Authors
  • Katarina Göransson
  • Johan Lundberg
  • Olle Ljungqvist
  • Elisabet Ohlsson
  • Gabriel Sandblom
Organisations
External organisations
  • Örebro University
  • Sahlgrenska University Hospital
  • Karolinska Institutet
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Surgery
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2
JournalPatient Safety in Surgery
Volume10
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes