Peter Esslinger

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Tetanus can occur even after minor injuries, and proper immunisation status must be ascertained and documented in every surgical patient. Failure to do so can have dramatic consequences. An 11-year-old non-immunised girl was admitted to the intensive care unit with severe generalised tetanus 8 days following an open fracture of the right forearm. Although(More)
BACKGROUND Inter-professional teamwork is key for patient safety and team training is an effective strategy to improve patient outcome. In-situ simulation is a relatively new strategy with emerging efficacy, but best practices for the design, delivery and implementation have yet to be evaluated. Our aim is to describe and evaluate the implementation of an(More)
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