Journal Article
Study

An electronic checklist improves transfer and retention of critical information at intraoperative handoff of care.

Agarwala AV; Firth PG; Albrecht MA; Warren L; Musch G.

In this before-and-after study, implementation of a checklist to improve handoffs between anesthesiologists led to better information transfer and enhanced provider satisfaction. These findings echo prior studies of structured handoff communication.