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The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right
By Atul Gawande
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Published:  December 22, 2009
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In his latest bestseller, Atul Gawande shows what the simple idea of the checklist reveals about the complexity of our lives and how we can deal with it.

The modern world has given us stupendous know-how. Yet avoidable failures continue to plague us in health care, government, the law, the financial industry—in almost every realm of organized activity. And the reason is simple: the volume and complexity of knowledge today has exceeded our ability as individuals to properly deliver it to people—consistently, correctly, safely. We train longer, specialize more, use ever-advancing technologies, and still we fail. Atul Gawande makes a compelling argument that we can do better, using the simplest of methods: the checklist. In riveting stories, he reveals what checklists can do, what they can’t, and how they could bring about striking improvements in a variety of fields, from medicine and disaster recovery to professions and businesses of all kinds. And the insights are making a difference. Already, a simple surgical checklist from the World Health Organization designed by following the ideas described here has been adopted in more than twenty countries as a standard for care and has been heralded as “the biggest clinical invention in thirty years” (The Independent).

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Atul Gawande is the author of Better and Complications. He is also a MacArthur Fellow, a general surgeon at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, a staff writer for The New Yorker, and an assistant professor at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard School of Public Health. He lives with his wife and three children in Newton, Massachusetts.

 
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5.0 out of 5 stars.  amazing! Must read!, December 23, 2017
By Wahid Barghouthy
Great book. Read this!! It blew my mind and was fantastic! Buy it ASAP! You won't retreat it at all

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By Quijote
Makes something as common as a checklist take on a new level of importance.

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5.0 out of 5 stars.  Great Read About a Topic Most Consider Mudane, December 20, 2017
By Cruzeiro
Excellent explanation about the importance of covering all areas of a job. The author takes something very general and turns it into an interesting book.

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5.0 out of 5 stars.  Five Stars, December 17, 2017
By Mjthread
Really good read with excellent ways to manage the things that need to be done accurately.

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5.0 out of 5 stars.  Five Stars, December 16, 2017
By Ryan Servatius
Great book to have at the office and to live by

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5.0 out of 5 stars.  Five Stars, December 16, 2017
By Lynn Harker
Loved The book. Helped us get things done weve missed doing for years

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