Surgery

Strict OR attire policy had no impact on SSI rate

AT THE ACS CLINICAL CONGRESS SAN DIEGO (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Implementation of strict ...

Some measures to control HAI sound better than they perform

FROM THE ACS CLINICAL CONGRESS SAN DIEGO (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Some almost universally ...

Location matters when it comes to thyroidectomy rates

FROM JAMA OTOLARYNGOLOGY–HEAD & NECK SURGERY Thyroidectomy rates differ widely across the United States, ...

Cold stored platelets control bleeding after complex cardiac surgery

AT AABB17 SAN DIEGO (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Cold stored leukoreduced apheresis platelets in ...

Hypothyroidism carries higher surgical risk not captured by calculator

AT ATA 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Even with contemporary anesthesia and ...

When surgery hurts the surgeon: Intervening to prevent ergonomic injuries

AT THE ACS CLINICAL CONGRESS SAN DIEGO (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – Work-related musculoskeletal disorders ...