Processes and tools to improve teamwork and communication in surgical settings: a narrative review

Sherry Espin, Alyssa Indar, Marketa Gross, Antoniette Labricciosa, Maryanne D'Arpino
2020 BMJ Open Quality  
Preoperative handover, handoff, preoperative, interdisciplinary communication, interprofessional relations, communication, checklist, practice guideline, organizational innovation, transition of care, patient discharge, continuity of patient care, interdisciplinary collaboration, checklist, operating room, preadmit department, and preoperative admission checklist Intraoperative handover, handoff, intraoperative, interdisciplinary communication, interprofessional relations, communication,
more » ... st, practice guideline, organizational innovation, transition of care, patient discharge, continuity of patient care, interdisciplinary collaboration, checklist, operating room, and surgical safety checklist Postoperative handover, handoff, postoperative, interdisciplinary communication, interprofessional relations, communication, checklist, practice guideline, organizational innovation, transition of care, patient discharge, continuity of patient care, interdisciplinary collaboration, checklist, operating room, postanaesthetic care unit, and anaesthesia recovery room manager, Canadian Patient Safety Institute, Ottawa, Canada. Contributors SE and MD conceptualised and planned this review. MG and AL conducted the initial literature search and summarised the findings. AI updated this literature search, constructed themes in consultation with SE and MD, and drafted the manuscript. SE and MD provided critical revisions of the manuscript.
doi:10.1136/bmjoq-2020-000937 pmid:32554445 fatcat:hgwhxhbhx5epbnl6x5zq6ik4ua