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Journal Article
Commentary

From box ticking to the black box: the evolution of operating room safety.

Goldenberg MG, Elterman D. World journal of urology. 2019.

The perioperative setting is a high-risk environment where process weaknesses and human error can contribute to patient harm. This article discusses strategies to reduce risk of perioperative error, such as standardization and surgical checklists. The authors highlight the use of video technology as a promising strategy to improve perioperative safety.