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Journal Article

Errors and the burden of errors: attitudes, perceptions, and the culture of safety in pediatric cardiac surgical teams.

Bognár A, Barach P, Johnson JK, et al. The Annals of thoracic surgery. 2008;85:1374-81.

In this study, researchers evaluated the culture of safety in pediatric cardiac surgery teams by using a survey based on the Safety Attitudes Questionnaire. Overall, teamwork was rated relatively low, similar to prior research analyzing operating room safety culture.