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  • Implementation of checklists in health care; learning from high-reliability organisations 

    Thomassen, Øyvind; Espeland, Ansgar; Søfteland, Eirik; Lossius, Hans Morten; Heltne, Jon-Kenneth; Brattebø, Guttorm (BioMed Central, 2011-10-03)
    Background: Checklists are common in some medical fields, including surgery, intensive care and emergency medicine. They can be an effective tool to improve care processes and reduce mortality and morbidity. Despite ...
    Peer reviewedJournal article
  • Implementation of safety checklists in medicine. Not as simple as it sounds 

    Thomassen, Øyvind (The University of Bergen, 2012-01-19)
    Background Adverse events are documented to affect more than one in 25 hospital patients. Medical mishaps and errors are rarely the result of incompetence, poor motivation or negligence but challenges on social and ...
    Doctoral thesis