U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Safe Surgery Guide.
Oakbrook Terrace, IL: Joint Commission Resources; 2010. ISBN: 9781599404073.
This report makes recommendations and provides strategies to ensure safe practice in surgical care.
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Quality of Anesthesia Care.
Neuman MD, Martinez EA, eds. Anesthesiol Clin. 2011;29:1-178.
Doctor uses 'pre-flight' checklist.
Bernhard B. The Orange County Register. April 19, 2006.
Operating room teamwork among physicians and nurses: teamwork in the eye of the beholder.
Makary MA, Sexton JB, Freischlag JA, et al. J Am Coll Surg. 2006;202:746-752.
A hospital races to learn lessons of Ferrari pit stop.
Naik G. Wall Street Journal. November 14, 2006:A1. [reprinted on Post-gazette.com].
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