Complex Systems

Anyone who understands systems will know immediately that optimizing parts is not a good route to system excellence.…We connect the engine of a Ferrari, the brakes of a Porsche, the suspension of a BMW, the body of a Volvo. What we get, of course, is nothing close to a great car; we get a pile of very expensive junk.

~Atul Gawande, The Checklist Manifesto

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the ramblings of a medical professional by day, judgmental ginger by night
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