Journal Article
Study

Using a data-matrix–coded sponge counting system across a surgical practice: impact after 18 months.

Cima RR; Kollengode A; Clark J; Pool S; Weisbrod C; Amstutz GJ; Deschamps C.

This study implemented a data-matrix–coded sponge system that eliminated retained sponges while causing no significant disruption in operating time or workflow.