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Nurses' perceptions and experiences of communication in the operating theatre: a focus group interview.

Nestel D, Kidd J. BMC nursing. 2006;5:1.

The authors interviewed nurses and found that conflict over perceived role contributed to ineffective communication in the operating room. The authors posit that nurses' dissatisfaction with communication should be further explored for its impact on patient safety.