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Patient safety and the problem of many hands


  • Mary Dixon-Woods University of Leicester, Health Sciences, Leicester, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Peter J Pronovost Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Professor Mary Dixon-Woods, University of Leicester, Health Sciences, 2nd Floor, Adrian Building, University of Leicester, University Road, Leicester LE1 7RH, UK; md11{at}
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Dixon-Woods M, Pronovost PJ
Patient safety and the problem of many hands

Publication history

  • Received January 10, 2016
  • Revised January 22, 2016
  • Accepted January 23, 2016
  • First published February 24, 2016.
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June 17, 2016

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