Journal Article

SBAR improves communication and safety climate and decreases incident reports due to communication errors in an anaesthetic clinic: a prospective intervention study.

Randmaa M; Mårtensson G; Leo Swenne C; Engström M.

Introduction of the SBAR (situation-background-assessment-recommendation) communication tool at two anesthesia clinics led to significant improvements in perceptions of safety climate and between-group communication. By including a comparison group, this study used a more robust assessment design than most prior SBAR research.