Human reliability analysis, 1996-97

Scope and Content

Paper on minimal access therapy sent to Irving by the author, A Cuschieri. Irving forwards to Dr Andrew Stevens and asks 'if Human Reliability Analysis as a method of assessing new surgical technologies is something that the Methodology Panel ought to be considering at one of its meetings'. Jointly authored paper by Cuschieri, Joice and Hanna, 'Errors enacted during endoscopic surgery - a human reliability analysis'. Application by Cuschieri to apply human reliability analysis techniques to minimal access surgery to improve the performance and safe execution of endoscopic operations. 8 letters dated 1996-97.