A black box in the operating room: Taking the next step to improve surgical quality and safety

Research output: Doctoral thesisThesis, fully internal


This thesis describes the implementation process of a video- and medical data recorder in the operating room (OR), named the OR Black Box. This system was used as a data-driven surgical safety and quality improvement initiative by using the outcome report for post-operative structured team debriefing.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Schijven, Marlies, Supervisor
  • Grantcharov, T. P., Supervisor, External person
  • Bemelman, Willem, Co-supervisor
Award date18 Feb 2022
Print ISBNs9789464580396
Publication statusPublished - 2022

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