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National Time Out Day.
AORN Patient Safety First. June 12, 2013.
Safety in ASCs: putting patients first.
Dix K. Today's Surgicenter. December 1, 2006.
Surgical site verification: A through Z.
Dunn D. J Perianesth Nurs. 2006;21:317-328.
Expanded surgical time out: a key to real-time data collection and quality improvement.
Altpeter T, Luckhardt K, Lewis JN, Harken AH, Polk HC Jr. J Am Coll Surg. 2007;204:527-532.
Bringing surgeons down to earth.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal (Eastern edition). November 16, 2005:D1.
Surgical confusions in ophthalmology.
Simon JW, Ngo Y, Khan S, Strogatz D. Arch Ophthalmol. 2007;125:1515-1522.
Operating room briefings and wrong-site surgery.
Makary MA, Mukherjee A, Sexton BJ, et al. J Am Coll Surg. 2007;204:236-243.
Universal Protocol for Preventing Wrong Site, Wrong Procedure, Wrong Person Surgery.
The Joint Commission.
Perfusion safety: new initiatives and enduring principles.
Kurusz M. Perfusion. 2011;26(suppl 1):6-14.
'Wrong site' surgeries on the rise.
Davis R. USA Today. April 17, 2006.
Effect of a comprehensive surgical safety system on patient outcomes.
de Vries EN, Prins HA, Crolla RM, et al; SURPASS Collaborative Group. N Engl J Med. 2010;363:1928-1937.
Postoperative sepsis in the United States.
Vogel TR, Dombrovskiy VY, Carson JL, Graham AM, Lowry SF. Ann Surg. 2010;252:1065-1071.
AORN Evaluation of the Universal Protocol.
Association of PeriOperative Registered Nurses.
In bid for better care, surgery with a warranty.
Abelson R. New York Times. May 17, 2007;Business section:1.
Mark My Limb.
O'Leary DS, Jacott WE. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. December 2004.
Anaesthetists' management of oxygen pipeline failure: room for improvement.
Weller J, Merry A, Warman G, Robinson B. Anaesthesia. 2007;62:122-126.
The Inside of a Time Out
Feldman DL. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online]. May 2008.
Crisis management during anaesthesia: the development of an anaesthetic crisis management manual.
Runciman WB, Kluger MT, Morris RW, Paix AD, Watterson LM, Webb RK. Qual Saf Health Care. 2005;14:e1.
Evaluating an evidence-based bundle for preventing surgical site infection.
Anthony T, Murray BW, Sum-Ping JT, et al. Arch Surg. 2011;146:263-269.
Crises in clinical care: an approach to management.
Runciman WB, Merry AF. Qual Saf Health Care. 2005;14:156-163.
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