Learning from Jacintha Saldanha’s death

  title={Learning from Jacintha Saldanha’s death},
  author={Rajan Madhok},
  journal={BMJ : British Medical Journal},
  • R. Madhok
  • Published 22 January 2013
  • Psychology
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
Royal nurse Jacintha Saldanha’s suicide highlights the immense pressure felt by healthcare workers (HCWs) when involved in serious incidents. Wu previously raised awareness of the “second victim phenomenon,” whereby HCWs experience serious functional impairment, with some leaving their profession and a few committing suicide.1 During its annual conference in November, the British Association of Physicians … 

Decision-making technologies: a benefit or a threat to ethical professional practice?

This thesis aims to demonstrate the efforts towards in-situ applicability of EMMARM, as to provide real-time information about concrete mechanical properties such as E-modulus and compressive strength.


NHS extends never events list and introduces cost penalties

  • S. Mayor
  • Medicine, Political Science
    BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2011
The NHS has extended the list of preventable events that should never happen during the care of patients by NHS services and introduced financial measures to penalise service providers when these