Achieving flying colours in surgical safety: audit of World Health Organization 'Surgical Safety Checklist' compliance.

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OBJECTIVE The World Health Organization 'Surgical Safety Checklist' has been adopted by UK surgical units following National Patient Safety Agency guidance. Our aim was to assess compliance with our local version of this Checklist. METHODS Otolaryngology trainee doctors prospectively assessed compliance with the local Checklist over a six-week period. A… (More)

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@article{Sheena2012AchievingFC, title={Achieving flying colours in surgical safety: audit of World Health Organization 'Surgical Safety Checklist' compliance.}, author={Yo Sheena and Jonathan Mark Fishman and C Nortcliff and T A R Mawby and Ann-maree Jefferis and N R Bleach}, journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology}, year={2012}, volume={126 10}, pages={1049-55} }