Pourquoi la démocratie libérale est-elle en crise? In riveting stories, Gawande takes us from Austria, where an emergency checklist saved a drowning victim who had spent half an hour underwater, to Michigan, where a cleanliness checklist in intensive care units virtually eliminated a type of deadly hospital infection. Simple checklists can save lives, reduce pilot errors, smooth projects, and make tasks clear and concise. Atul Gawande makes a compelling argument that we can do better, using the simplest of methods: the checklist. Read this book and you might find yourself making checklists for the most mundane tasks--and be better off for it. In making his argument, Gawande deftly weaves in examples of checklist successes in diverse fields like aviation and skyscraper construction. A fouiller ma mémoire, comme s'ils pouvaient en arracher les souvenirs qu'ils convoitent? Mener la vie plus saine? He went so far as to recommend using a sans serif type like Helvetica.
He explains how checklists actually work to prompt striking and immediate improvements. Le mage noir n'aspire qu'à retrouver son arme et sa puissance, et déjà ses cavaliers font route vers le Comté. This book is brief, pricise and packed with actionable advice. Anna était la femme de ma vie. Warren : se rapprocher des deux filles de Harry Day. He lives with his wife and three children in Newton, Massachusetts.
And it's always nice to have scientific backing of your natural inclinations. Tels sont les mots qui résonnent dans l'esprit de Cora Gundersun, une enseignante douce et appréciée. Inspectors disperse the power and the responsibility. For instance, there is almost no discussion of the unintended consequences of checklists. And the insights are making a difference. Parmi eux, Edward Pilaster, l'héritier de la fortune des Pilaster, une richissime dynastie de banquiers, Hugh Pilaster, un cousin pauvre d'Edward, et Micky Miranda, fils d'un grand propriétaire terrien d'Amérique du Sud. One of the better and more practical business books have come across.
Une seule question me hante, la dernière : jusqu'où sont-ils prêts à aller pour me faire avouer? Thoughtfully written and soundly defended, this book calls for medical professionals to improve patient care by adopting a basic, common-sense approach. Les parents sont souvent démunis devant l'intensité des émotions de leur enfant. The checklists are very useful, but they are a means to an end: aiding appropriate communication to ensure the best result. Vous pouvez résilier votre abonnement à tout moment. We are not in the habit of thinking the way the army pilots did as they looked upon their shiny new Model 299 bomber — a machine so complex no one was sure human beings could try it. BusinessWeek A vivid, punchy exposition of an intriguing idea: that by-the-book routine trumps individual prowess.
Gawande recognizes that lists should not create bureaucratic nightmares. They can and do save lives. Research like this can, and should, provide insight for us all. There are of course a select few bookworms, who would respectfully respond by asking about my taste in books. He does this by exploring other fields, like aviation and construction, where checklists have been used to boost efficiency.
Air Force, checklists have enabled pilots to fly aircraft of mind-boggling sophistication. Avoidable failures are common and persistent, not to mention demoralizing and frustrating, across many fields—from medicine to finance, business to government. Anybody with a mother or a wife could have told him that. C'est sur le tapis rouge de la Croisette que pourrait bien se dénouer cette affaire. If there is one topic that I have no natural affinity for, it is checklists. Here's the thesis: checklists are good.
It is a call that deserves to be heard and heeded. Or l'émotion a un sens, une intention. The exploration of different checklists will either appeal to you as a reader or you will feel it is going over the same information. Ils cherchent volontiers à les calmer, à faire taire les cris, les pleurs, l'expression de l'émoi. 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 manages to be vivid without being gruesome. And he follows the checklist revolution into fields well beyond medicine, from disaster response to investment banking, skyscraper construction, and businesses of all kinds. Les arbres répondent avec ingéniosité aux dangers. Voilà son incroyable destin : être sorcier. Lui sait dès le premier regard, qu'il ne pourra plus la quitter.
Of course he's a Harvard professor. In particular, it is a shamelessly persuasive manifesto for a remarkably simple idea: smart people should focus their smart energy on doing thi It is easy to hate Atul Gawande. They treat the people using the tools as dumb and try to spell out every single step. These aren't grandiose musings — but actually the most pertinent. Not only is the book loaded with fascinating stories, but it honestly changed the way I think about the world. When I can see everything that needs to be done, even if it's an enormous amount, I feel like it's at least possible to get my arms around it and begin. Plusieurs garçons sont témoins de l'événement.