Application of failure mode and effects analysis to intracranial stereotactic radiation surgery by linear accelerator: In regard to Masini et al.

@article{Skrobala2015ApplicationOF,
  title={Application of failure mode and effects analysis to intracranial stereotactic radiation surgery by linear accelerator: In regard to Masini et al.},
  author={Agnieszka Skrobala and Julian Malicki},
  journal={Practical radiation oncology},
  year={2015},
  volume={5 1},
  pages={e53-4}
}
safety and risk management—especially now that nearly all hospitals use highly advanced radiation therapy machines that require great care to prevent unwanted harm to patients and staff. The relentless march of technology, both hardware and software, requires that training and safety procedures for clinical staff be constantly updated and workflows adapted.2-4 Radiation therapy was one of the first medical specialties to implement quality assurance programs in clinical practice.5,6 Masini and… CONTINUE READING