Journal Article
Commentary
Clinical Guideline

Society of Interventional Radiology IR Pre-Procedure Patient Safety Checklist by the Safety and Health Committee.

Rafiei P; Walser EM; Duncan JR; Rana H; Ross JR; Kerlan RK Jr; Gross KA; Balter S; Bartal G; Abi-Jaoudeh N; Stecker MS; Cohen AM; Dixon RG; Thornton RH; Nikolic B; Society of Interventional Radiology Health and Safety Committee.

Most research has focused on developing and implementing checklists in surgical settings. This guideline recommends a set of pre-procedure checklist items and offers rationales for each to help hospitals develop a checklist for use in interventional radiology.