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Surgeons' perceptions of the causes of preventable harm in arterial surgery: A mixed-methods study

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Background

System factors contributing to preventable harm in vascular patients undergoing surgery have not been previously reported in detail. The aims of this mixed methods study were to describe vascular surgeons’ perceptions of factors contributing to adverse events in arterial surgery and to propose strategies to improve patient safety.

Methods

Vascular consultants and registrars working in the National Health Service (NHS) in the United Kingdom (UK), were qu...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1016/j.ejvs.2017.10.003

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Oxford college:
St Edmund Hall
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Journal website
Volume:
54
Issue:
6
Pages:
778-786
Publication date:
2017-11-15
Acceptance date:
2017-10-02
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-2165
ISSN:
1078-5884
Pubs id:
pubs:803935
URN:
uri:0ea94eb0-2944-48f7-bcb4-7b9cb8bcc5ed
UUID:
uuid:0ea94eb0-2944-48f7-bcb4-7b9cb8bcc5ed
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pubs:803935

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