Journal Article
Review

The second victim: a review.

Coughlan B, Powell D, Higgins MF. European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology. 2017;213:11-16.

Maternity care is a high-risk environment. This review discusses second victims in regard to maternity care. The authors highlight the importance of safety culture, disclosure, and peer support as mechanisms to address the needs of staff after adverse events.