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Journal Article

Information needs in operating room teams: what is right, what is wrong, and what is needed?

Wong HWL, Forrest D, Healey A, et al. Surgical endoscopy. 2011;25:1913-20.

The operating room is an environment often rife with communication problems. This mixed methods study examined information transfer problems from the perspectives of nurses, surgeons, and anesthesiologists with the goal of defining interventions beneficial for each discipline.