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Hospital Checklists Reduce Surgical Complications, Deaths: Study
Date:11/11/2010

reduced all types of complications after surgery.

"This implies checklists work less because of specific content, but more because of the indirect effects on teamwork, communication and other aspects of safety culture," said Birkmeyer, who wrote an accompanying editorial in the journal.

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SOURCES: Marja Boermeester, M.D., Ph.D., gastrointestinal surgeon, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; John Birkmeyer, M.D., director of the Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Nov. 11, 2010, New England Journal of Medicine


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