• Study
  • Published March 2017

We are going to name names and call you out! Improving the team in the academic operating room environment.

This study of operating room teams found that nursing staff, attending surgeons, and anesthesiologists did not always know the name or postgraduate year rank of trainees participating in surgery with them. The authors describe this lack of familiarity with team members as a knowledge gap that has the potential to affect surgical safety.

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