P Villalgordo-Ortín

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BACKGROUND Surgical checklists (SCs) have been developed to enhance teamwork and facilitate handovers, thereby improving the safety of surgical patients in health care organisations. The aim of this study was to determine whether the implementation of a 39-item SC reduced mortality and surgical adverse events (AEs) in patients undergoing inpatient surgery.(More)
OBJECTIVE To find out the perception of the health care professionals on the level of implementation and the usefulness of the surgical safety checklist (LVQ) after its introduction in a tertiary care hospital. MATERIAL AND METHOD A descriptive cross-sectional study was conducted using a specially designed self-completion questionnaire. This consisted of(More)
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