The World Health Organization's surgical safety checklist

C. Vijayasekar, R. J. C. Steele

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    The WHO has developed a surgical safety checklist that is being implemented throughout England and Wales. Does it really have relevance for surgical practice in the UK?

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)260-262
    Number of pages3
    JournalSurgeon: Journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland
    Issue number5
    Publication statusPublished - Oct 2009


    • Checklists
    • Safe surgery
    • Surgery


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