Journal Article

Bariatric surgery with operating room teams that stayed fixed during the day: a multicenter study analyzing the effects on patient outcomes, teamwork and safety climate, and procedure duration.

Stepaniak PS; Heij C; Buise MP; Mannaerts GHH; Smulders JF; Nienhuijs SW.

Bariatric surgery procedures conducted with a stable operating room team were more efficient and were associated with improved teamwork and safety climate, compared with procedures performed when changes in team members occurred during the procedure.