Journal Article
Study

The effect of a program to shorten the decision-to-delivery interval for emergent cesarean section on maternal and neonatal outcome.

Weiner E, Bar J, Fainstein N, et al. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 2014;210:224.e1-6.

Enhancing teamwork and communication are key strategies to prevent errors in surgical care. In this study, introducing a management protocol that included event debriefs shortened the time elapsed between deciding to and performing a cesarean delivery, resulting in improved neonatal outcomes.