Home » Videos » Human Factors

Human Factors

These videos are useful when introducing issues regarding human factors in clinical medicine.

I usually show them as a short scenario, which leads on to discussion not just of the clinical management, but also of how we work as teams and ways in which we can improve.

I’d also recommend watching Scott Weingart’s ‘Mastery in medicine’ and Cliff Reid’s “How to be a hero” talks from SMACC2013.

For smaccGOLD in 2014, emergency nurse Tamara Hills (@Tamara_Hills) has shared her personal story on the importance of CRM. It’s an uplifting and powerful story called “17 minutes” :

17 MINUTES

JUST A ROUTINE OPERATION

The tragic and inspiring tale of Elaine Bromiley as narrated by her widower, airline pilot Martin Bromiley

 

HOW TO AVOID MISTAKES IN SURGERY

Presented by Dr Kevin Fong from BBC Horizon programme

Click HERE to open in a new window

ATUL GAWANDE ON CHECKLISTS IN MEDICINE

CLIFF REID ON MAKING THINGS HAPPEN from SMACC2013

SURGICAL AIRWAY

 

From ‘Bodies’ TV series. Yet another reason why obstetric registrars should not be trusted with a knife ;-)

and this from Dr Keith Greenland on the dreaded CICO scenario and human factors around it

 EPISTAXIS

From TV series ‘Cardiac Arrest’ – “will daddy ever stop bleeding?” reminding us that all bleeding stops..eventually

SYDNEY HEMS SimWars Entry – “One Shot”

A beautiful demo of many FOAMed factors in RSI – although performed on the side of a cliff by prehospital retrievalists, these same techniques and human factors SHOULD be applied in any rural ED. Great video.

Click HERE to watch


2 Comments

  1. […] attendees asked about the SMACC2013 videos and the infamous Elaine Bromiley video which was discussed amongst the SA GP-anaesthetists in an impromptu breakout session after the […]

  2. […] you have a post with a series of videos (including Bromiley’s and Gawande’s talks) centered in that concept in medical […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

About

KIdocs.org

KIdocs.org

Rural Doctor on Kangaroo Island, South Australia with interests in emergency medicine, anaesthetics & trauma. Supporter of #FOAMed; EMST Director. Sites - KIdocs.org & RuralDoctors.Net Opinions expressed on this site must not be used to make decisions about individual health related matters or clinical care as medical details vary from one case to another. Reader is responsible for checking information inc drug doses etc.

View Full Profile →

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 70 other followers

%d bloggers like this: