- An observational study of practice during transfer of patients from anaesthetic room to operating theatreM A Broom
Department of Anaesthesia, Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Anaesthesia 61:943-5. 2006..The transfer process may represent a window of opportunity for the occurrence of harm or the first step in a chain of events leading to harm, and is difficult to justify on patient safety grounds...
- Critical phase distractions in anaesthesia and the sterile cockpit conceptM A Broom
Department of Anaesthesia, Western Infirmary and Gartnavel Hospitals, Glasgow, UK
Anaesthesia 66:175-9. 2011..Recognising and minimising distraction should improve patient safety. Applying aviation's sterile cockpit rule may be a useful addition to our clinical practice...