Just a routine operation: human factors in patient safety

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In this powerful and engaging film Martin Bromiley, founder of the Clinical Human Factors Group, discusses his experience of losing his wife during a routine and apparently straightforward operation.

The story of this operation, and what went wrong, is told demonstrating how communication and teamwork can rapidly break down, and combined with other human factor issues can cause catastrophic consequences.

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What a brilliant video, thank you to Martin Bromiley.
by andy
This video should be shown to all the Healthcare staff at their induction training. Hierarchy in healthcare should be tackled in order to open up communication amongst all the staff. Very powerful and incisive analysis. Thank you Martin Bromiley.
by Sabina Barac

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