Journal Article
Commentary

Will human factors restore faith in the GMC?

Morgan L, Benson D, McCulloch P. BMJ (Clinical research ed.). 2019;364:l1037.

Investigations into medical mistakes that result in patient harm should be fair, complete, and consider the context of the event. This commentary examines investigation processes in the United Kingdom and highlights the importance of understanding how human factors contribute to error to help effectively assess each incident and support transparency and improvement.