Journal Article
Review

Current issues in patient safety in surgery: a review.

Kim FJ, da Silva RD, Gustafson D, et al. Patient safety in surgery. 2015;9:26.

Universal strategies and tools for improvement may be less effective if not tailored to a specific environment and use. This review highlights interventions such as checklists and curriculum development that should be adapted for particular surgical specialties to prevent errors in those settings.