The WHO checklist: a global tool to prevent errors in surgery

Sukhmeet S Panesar, Kevin Cleary, Aziz Sheikh, Liam Donaldson

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Abstract

In this article, we welcome the adoption of the WHO surgical checklist to prevent errors in surgical practice. We highlight the scale of the problem and discuss the adoption of this tool in the UK.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9
JournalPatient Safety in Surgery
Volume3
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2009

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