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Using a bespoke database to manage latent safety threats identified through in situ simulation

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  • Collaborators Mr S Harris: Lead Simulation Practitioner, Royal Cornwall Hospital, steve.harris9{at}; Mr K Huddy: Simulation Practitioner, Royal Cornwall Hospital, kieren.huddy{at}

  • Contributors BP: conception of the project, acquisition, analysis and interpretation of data. GM: conception of the database reporting system and acquisition of data. LF and LC: analysis and interpretation of the data. Kieren Huddy and Steve Harris: acquisition of the data. The draft version was produced by BP. All authors were involved in revising the draft and giving approval for it to be published. All authors take responsibility for the accuracy and integrity of the published work.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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