Teamwork training and system standardisation have both been proposed to reduce error and harm in surgery. Since the approaches differ markedly, there is potential for synergy between them.

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Type

Internet publication

Publisher

BMJ Quality and Safety

Publication Date

22/07/2014

Volume

3204

Addresses

Peter G McCulloch, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, Level 6, John Radcliffe Hospital, Headington, Oxford, OX3 9DU, USA; peter.mcculloch@nds.ox.ac.uk