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Journal Article

Distractions and the anaesthetist: a qualitative study of context and direction of distraction.

Jothiraj H, Howland-Harris J, Evley R, et al. British journal of anaesthesia. 2013;111:477-82.

This study found that while distractions and interruptions were common for anesthesiologists, most of them had no appreciable effect on patient safety or clinical care.