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Reflective analysis of safety research in the hospital accident and emergency departments.

Abstract:

Providing health care in emergency settings is complex, hazardous work that is vulnerable to failure. Human factors and ergonomics studies of hazardous work in other settings have produced useful insights, innovations, and contributions to improving safety in those fields, so there is great interest in applying similar methods to the study of clinical work. However, the clinical environment presents some unique challenges to researchers. We discuss some of those challenges, based on our exper...

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Journal:
Applied ergonomics
Volume:
41
Issue:
5
Pages:
695-700
Publication date:
2010-09-05
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EISSN:
1872-9126
ISSN:
0003-6870
URN:
uuid:31f3055c-0e6c-4e25-ba26-8219702ae7ee
Source identifiers:
450528
Local pid:
pubs:450528

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