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Human cognition and the dynamics of failure to rescue: the Lewis Blackman case.

Acquaviva K, Haskell H, Johnson J. Human cognition and the dynamics of failure to rescue: the Lewis Blackman case. J Prof Nurs. 2013;29(2):95-101. doi:10.1016/j.profnurs.2012.12.009.

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May 22, 2013
Acquaviva K, Haskell H, Johnson J. J Prof Nurs. 2013;29(2):95-101.

This commentary reviews the death of a patient to identify factors that contributed to the incident, including cognitive biases and poor communication between clinicians, and recommends strategies to address them.

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Acquaviva K, Haskell H, Johnson J. Human cognition and the dynamics of failure to rescue: the Lewis Blackman case. J Prof Nurs. 2013;29(2):95-101. doi:10.1016/j.profnurs.2012.12.009.