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The checklist manifesto : how to get things right /

by Gawande, Atul.
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2010Edition: 1st ed.Description: x, 209 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780805091748; 0805091742.Subject(s): Medical care -- Quality control | Lists | Clinical Competence -- Personal Narratives | Emergency Medicine -- Personal Narratives | Intensive Care Units -- Personal Narratives
Contents:
The problem -- The checklist -- The master builder -- The idea -- The first try -- The checklist factory -- The test -- The hero in the age of checklists -- The save.
Summary: Reveals the surprising power of the ordinary checklist now being used in medicine, aviation, the armed services, homeland security, investment banking, skyscraper construction, and businesses of all kinds.
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BOOK BOOK Foothills Lab RA399.A1 G39 2010 (Browse shelf) 1 Available

Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-203).

The problem -- The checklist -- The master builder -- The idea -- The first try -- The checklist factory -- The test -- The hero in the age of checklists -- The save.

Reveals the surprising power of the ordinary checklist now being used in medicine, aviation, the armed services, homeland security, investment banking, skyscraper construction, and businesses of all kinds.

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