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By Suzanne Atkinson ER doc and triathlon coach
Alexander F Arriaga, Angela M Bader, Judith M Wong, Stuart R Lipsitz, William R Berry, John E Ziewacz, David L Hepner, Daniel J Boorman, Charles N Pozner, Douglas S Smink, Atul A Gawande
BACKGROUND: Operating-room crises (e.g., cardiac arrest and massive hemorrhage) are common events in large hospitals but can be rare for individual clinicians. Successful management is difficult and complex. We sought to evaluate a tool to improve adherence to evidence-based best practices during such events. METHODS: Operating-room teams from three institutions (one academic medical center and two community hospitals) participated in a series of surgical-crisis scenarios in a simulated operating room...
January 17, 2013: New England Journal of Medicine
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