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Human factors of medical errors

Taib, Ibrahim Adham (2016) Human factors of medical errors. In: Medical Research Symposium & Pacific Partnership in conjunction with Kuantan Research Day 2016, 3rd-5th August 2016, Kuantan, Pahang. (Unpublished)

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Why do medical errors occur so frequently when many of our healthcare workers are highly trained and dedicated people? Is the problem due to 'bad' workers or something more complex? This talk discusses the opposing views on why medical errors occur, with emphasis on the importance of using a systems thinking in managing medical errors.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Speech/Talk)
Additional Information: 4267/84372
Uncontrolled Keywords: human factors, medical errors
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences > Department of Biomedical Science (Effective:1st July 2011)
Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences
Depositing User: Dr Ibrahim Adham Taib
Date Deposited: 01 Dec 2020 12:36
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2020 12:36
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/84372

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