Audit Toolkits (Excel):
DAH toolkit
DAH toolkit (with charts)
We hope you find this useful and if you have any feedback please do contact us at Please can you advise your local audit department if you plan to undertake this audit, it is important that they are made aware of it for the benefit of demonstrating Trust/Board activity and also so that they are in a position to support you and endorse the activity for your benefit.

Slides (Pdf version only) (5.7Mb)

Self assessment checklist for trusts (Excel version only) (32Kb)

Afternoon speakers at the report launch were:
Prof Ian Gilmore, President of The Royal College of Physicians

Mr John Black, President of the Royal College of Surgeons

Dr Peter Nightingale, President of the Royal College of Anaesthetists

Report Podcast - audio file
BMJ interview with Dr David Mason, NCEPOD Clinical Co-ordinator discussing the findings made in the report.

Study Questionnaires (4 Qs.)
Below are a list of questionnaires used in the study available for download. Click each to download as a pdf file.
Surgical Questionnaire
Anaesthetic Questionnaire
Organisational Questionnaire
Assessment Form