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Title: Can we learn about human and organisation factors from past transfusion errors?
Authors: Watt, Alison
Jun, Gyuchan Thomas
Waterson, Patrick
Keywords: Transfusion
Healthcare
Incidents
Safety
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: © Taylor and Francis
Citation: WATT, A., JUN, G.T. and WATERSON, P., Can we learn about human and organisation factors from past transfusion errors? Presented at the International Conference on Ergonomics & Human Factors 2017, Daventry, UK, 25-27th April.
Abstract: Seven human factors models were evaluated using a small number of historical transfusion error reports to explore learning from human and organisation factors and decide the best model for a planned larger retrospective study. Insufficient information given in many reports led to subjectivity in categorisation, but the conclusion was that systems engineering initiative for patient safety 2.0 may be the best single system to use. Analysing the human factors effectively in transfusion incidents could provide some insights into process improvement.
Description: This paper is in closed access.
Version: Accepted for publication
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/23556
Publisher Link: http://taylorandfrancis.com/books/
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