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The checklist manifesto : how to get things right

Author: Atul Gawande
Publisher: New York, N.Y., London : Metropolitan Books, Profile Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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Explores the significance of the lowly checklist, and how it has revolutionised medical practice and saved lives. This book looks at how taking this idea to the complicated world of surgery produced  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Personal Narrative
Personliga berättelser
Additional Physical Format: Även utgiven elektroniskt
Checklist manifesto
(SE-LIBR)11856064
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Atul Gawande
ISBN: 9780805091748 0805091742 9781846683138 1846683130
OCLC Number: 938901367
Description: 209 s
Contents: The problem of extreme complexity --
The checklist --
The end of the master builder --
The idea --
The first try --
The checklist factory --
The test --
The hero in the age of checklists --
The save.
Responsibility: Atul Gawande.

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