Journal Article
Commentary

The development and implementation of cognitive aids for critical events in pediatric anesthesia: the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Critical Events Checklists.

Clebone A, Burian BK, Watkins SC, et al. Anesthesia and analgesia. 2017;124:900-907.

Checklists have been highlighted as a cognitive aid to avoid omissions in both routine care and critical events. This commentary describes the development and testing of three critical event checklists in children's hospitals and provides implementation guidance to support their use.