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Human error and the search for blame

Peter J. Denning

Human error and the search for blame

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Published by Research Institute for Advanced Computer Science, NASA Ames Research Center, National Technical Information Service, distributor in [Moffett Field, Calif.], [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human-computer interaction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter J. Denning.
    Series[NASA contractor report] -- NASA CR-188904., RIACS technical report -- TR-89.46., RIACS technical report -- TR 89-46.
    ContributionsResearch Institute for Advanced Computer Science (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16116505M

      Based on figures from a national adverse events survey, it is estimated that up to people die in BC each year from preventable human mistakes in surgery. And that is only based on reported adverse events. How many mistakes are not reported, or blamed on other issues (patient’s poor health, it was a risky surgery etc.).


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