Journal Article

Effectiveness of the surgical safety checklist in a high standard care environment.

Lübbeke A; Hovaguimian F; Wickboldt N; Barea C; Clergue F; Hoffmeyer P; Walder B.

Implementation of the World Health Organization Surgical Safety Checklist resulted in only marginal additional safety benefits at a hospital with a longstanding multidisciplinary perioperative safety program.