By John Fowles
In his prologue, John Fowles tells us that "A Maggot" begun as a imaginative and prescient he had of 5 travelers using with mysterious goal via distant geographical region. This snapshot offers strategy to one other - a dangling corpse with violets filled in its mouth - which leads us right into a maze of beguiling paths and unsuitable turnings, disappearances and revelations, unaccountable explanations and cryptic deeds, as this compelling secret swerves in the direction of a starling imaginative and prescient at its centre.
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Given the complexities of modern health care, it must be accepted that it will not always be feasible to develop a rule to prescribe the correct course of action ahead of time. It is also important to acknowledge that conditions at the patient interface may make it difficult or impossible to access and apply the relevant protocol appropriately. The implementation of a safety management system that incorporates the use of rules to manage behaviour requires careful management if compliance levels are to be improved.
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A Maggot by John Fowles