Journal Article
Commentary

Debriefing in the OR: a quality improvement project.

Finch EP, Langston M, Erickson D, et al. AORN journal. 2019;109:336-344.

Debriefing has emerged as a strategy to enhance individual and team communication. This project report discusses an initiative to improve operating room processes through debriefings. The authors describe how coaches, a checklist, and application of the International Classification for Patient Safety enabled learning from the debriefing process.