The Curricula for Simulated Obstetric Emergency Response Drills & Safety (CORDS™)

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The Curricula for Simulated Obstetric Emergency Response Drills & Safety (CORDS™)

Description

The CORDS (Curricula for Simulated Obstetric Emergency Response Drills & Safety) toolkit was designed to use military and aviation style simulation experiences to prepare labor and delivery staff for an obstetrical emergency. The toolkit also includes information about the importance of communication and teamwork.

Developer:

Oregon Health & Science University

Funding Sources:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

History

Release Date: 2007
Original Summary: December 2007
Last Updated: 05/12/08

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