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Duplication of surgical site marking.

Davis JS, Karmacharya J, Schulman CI. Duplication of surgical site marking. J Patient Saf. 2012;8(4):151-2. doi:10.1097/PTS.0b013e3182699a01.

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September 19, 2012
Davis JS, Karmacharya J, Schulman CI. J Patient Saf. 2012;8(4):151-2.

Describing a case of duplicate surgical site markings on a patient's legs, this article reveals how hospital protocol and medical record review prevented wrong-site surgery.

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Davis JS, Karmacharya J, Schulman CI. Duplication of surgical site marking. J Patient Saf. 2012;8(4):151-2. doi:10.1097/PTS.0b013e3182699a01.