TITLE

A novel method of measuring the mental workload of anaesthetists during simulated practice

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, D. H. J.; Oliver, M.; Byrne, A. J.
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
BJA: The British Journal of Anaesthesia;Nov2009, Vol. 103 Issue 5, p665
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Background: Cognitive overload has been recognized as a significant cause of error in industries such as aviation, and measuring mental workload has become a key method of improving safety. The aim of this study was to pilot the use of a new method of measuring mental workload using a previously published study design.
ACCESSION #
45212947

 

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