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PSNet: Patient Safety Network
Journal Article

Using simulation to improve systems.

Lundberg PW, Korndorffer JR. The Surgical clinics of North America. 2015;95:885-92.

Safety approaches from aviation that can be applied to health care include teamwork and simulation. This review discusses the evolution of simulation use in both aviation and health care and highlights TeamSTEPPS as one way to apply simulated-based training to enhance individual, team, and system performance and reduce potential for patient harm.