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Acute traumatic stress among surgeons after major surgical complications.

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BACKGROUND: Patient harm resulting from medical treatment may be a traumatic experience for health care staff. This study examined surgeons' levels of traumatic stress in the aftermath of the most recent major complication that happened in their patients' care and its relationship with surgeons' coping strategies, causal attributions, and perceived institutional culture around surgical complications. METHODS: Forty-seven general and vascular surgeons from 3 National Health Service Trusts in L...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
American journal of surgery
Volume:
208
Issue:
4
Pages:
642-647
Publication date:
2014-10-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1879-1883
ISSN:
0002-9610
Source identifiers:
485441
Language:
English
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pubs:485441
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uuid:0b94de03-59cf-4d2a-a783-c3110b7dc3d2
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pubs:485441
Deposit date:
2014-10-03

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