The case for simulation as part of a comprehensive patient safety program.

Abstract:

:Simulation in obstetrics allows us to practice in a safe environment. Simulations can improve the performance of individuals and obstetric teams. The evidence is overwhelming that, with simulated practice, obstetricians improve their technical and communication skills. Evidence is emerging that simulation ultimately may improve clinical outcomes. It stands to reason that simulation in obstetrics should be incorporated into comprehensive patient safety programs.

journal_name

Am J Obstet Gynecol

authors

Argani CH,Eichelberger M,Deering S,Satin AJ

doi

10.1016/j.ajog.2011.09.012

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2012-06-01 00:00:00

pages

451-5

issue

6

eissn

0002-9378

issn

1097-6868

pii

S0002-9378(11)01195-1

journal_volume

206

pub_type

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