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Journal Article

The trainee's voice: recognising the importance of preoperative briefings for surgical trainees.

Bethune R, Blencowe NS. Journal of perioperative practice. 2014;24:56-8.

Briefings have been identified as a promising method to enhance team communication. This commentary describes an initiative to improve the use of preoperative briefings as a training mechanism through strategies like increased emphasis on identifying team members and assigning specific tasks.