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A communication training program to encourage speaking-up behavior in surgical oncology.

D'Agostino TA, Bialer PA, Walters CB, et al. A Communication Training Program to Encourage Speaking-Up Behavior in Surgical Oncology. AORN J. 2017;106(4):295-305. doi:10.1016/j.aorn.2017.08.003.

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October 11, 2017
D'Agostino TA, Bialer PA, Walters CB, et al. AORN J. 2017;106:295-305.

Reluctance of health care team members to speak up about safety concerns can hinder patient safety. This pre–post study of a communication training program used findings from interdisciplinary focus groups to address barriers to speaking up. The training was highly rated and authors believe it has potential to improve team communication.

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D'Agostino TA, Bialer PA, Walters CB, et al. A Communication Training Program to Encourage Speaking-Up Behavior in Surgical Oncology. AORN J. 2017;106(4):295-305. doi:10.1016/j.aorn.2017.08.003.