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Human reliability analysis in healthcare: A review of techniques

@article{Lyons2004HumanRA,
  title={Human reliability analysis in healthcare: A review of techniques},
  author={Melinda Lyons and Sally Adams and Maria Woloshynowych and Charles A. Vincent},
  journal={The international journal of risk and safety in medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={16},
  pages={223-237}
}
Whilst Human Reliability Analysis (HRA) has been well-accepted and integrated into the safety management process in other industries, the application of such error analysis techniques to the problem of complication and reaction to treatment and the associated risks in healthcare is rare. Though the scarcity of HRA techniques in health-care is likely to be due in some part to the safety culture, much is likely to be due to a lack of awareness of the usefulness of the techniques and their… Expand
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