Swedish translation and psychometric testing of the safety attitudes questionnaire (operating room version)

  title={Swedish translation and psychometric testing of the safety attitudes questionnaire (operating room version)},
  author={Camilla G{\"o}ras and Fan Yang Wallentin and Ulrica Nilsson and A. S. C. Ehrenberg},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
BACKGROUND Tens of millions of patients worldwide suffer from avoidable disabling injuries and death every year. Measuring the safety climate in health care is an important step in improving patient safety. The most commonly used instrument to measure safety climate is the Safety Attitudes Questionnaire (SAQ). The aim of the present study was to establish the validity and reliability of the translated version of the SAQ. METHODS The SAQ was translated and adapted to the Swedish context. The… CONTINUE READING
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