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Hospitals demonstrate surgical safety checklist drops deaths and complications by more than a third
Date:1/18/2009

artment of Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center

Herbosa, Teodoro; College of Medicine University of the Philippines, Manila, Surgery

Joseph, Sudhir; St. Stephen's Hospital, New Delhi, India

Kibatala, Pascience; St. Francis Designated District Hospital, Ifakara, Tanzania, Surgery

Lapitan, Marie Carmela; National Institute of Health, University of the Philippines, Manila

Merry, Alan; University of Auckland, NZ, Anaesthesiology

Moorthy, Krishna; Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, Surgery

Reznick, Richard; University Health Network, University of Toronto, Surgery

Taylor, Bryce; University Health Network, University of Toronto, Surgery

Gawande, Atul; Harvard School of Public Health, Health Policy and Management; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Department of Surgery; Brigham and Women's Hospital Center for Surgery and Public Health


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Harvard School of Public Health
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