TITLE

Case offers lessons for risk management

AUTHOR(S)
Bachman, Radha V.; Barton, Ellen
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;May2009, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on several risk management lessons taken from the case of a patient who developed hypocalcemia after an elective thyroidectomy.
ACCESSION #
37696509

 

Related Articles

  • Retraction: Phenomenology of the Experiences of Women with Thyroidectomy.  // Asian Oncology Nursing;2014, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p274 

    No abstract available.

  • Risk management: Reducing brownfield cleanup costs. Graves, Nathan // Pollution Engineering;Aug97, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p34 

    Focuses on the redevelopment of brownfields in the United States in line with the designation of the fields in the Environmental Protection Agency's National Priority List. Conceptual risk management model; Risk management processes employed by the agency in redeveloping the fields; Methods of...

  • Business risk management. Sparrow, Adrian // Chartered Accountants Journal;Apr98, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p11 

    Opinion. Presents information pertaining to risk management in New Zealand. Indication that the State Services Commission calls for public-sector chief executives to identify and manage the risks facing their business; Definition of risk management; Three main uses of risk management in...

  • Current readings on risk management. O'Shaughnessy, Kath // Chartered Accountants Journal;Apr98, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p17 

    Presents information on articles from various journals pertaining to risk management. Reference to the article `Codification and Its Impact on Integration of Risk,' by N. Martinov, published in May 1997 issue of Charter; Location of `Responding to Risk,' by S. Hornsby and D. Brodie in the...

  • Managing tax risks. McLeod, Rob // Chartered Accountants Journal;Apr98, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p31 

    Presents information pertaining to taxation in New Zealand, with emphasis on the policy objectives and the provisions for guidance in risk management. Indication that penalties regime was introduced for most taxes and duties on April 1, 1997; How tax payers could calculate the penalty risk;...

  • Risk management--communication. Sparrow, Adrian // Chartered Accountants Journal;Aug98, Vol. 77 Issue 7, p69 

    Focuses on the incorporation of a good communication strategy in a risk management system, to achieve maximum results. Information on how this can be achieved; Major factors in determining the perception of risk; Challenges associated with installing a risk-management programme.

  • Hazards await all businesses. Gilbertson, Barry // EG: Estates Gazette;12/14/2002, Issue 250, p95 

    Examines the discipline of risk management in Great Britain. Key elements in managing risk; Information on the Project Acceptance Committee launched by a risk management firm.

  • Atherosclerotic Risk Factor Reduction in Peripheral Arterial Disease. McGrae McDermott, Mary; Hahn, Elizabeth A.; Greenland, Philip; Cella, David; Ockene, Judith K.; Brogan, Donna; Pearce, William H.; Hirsch, Alan T.; Hanley, Kendra; Odom, Linda; Khan, Shaheen; Criqui, Michael H.; Lipsky, Martin S.; Hudgens, Stacie // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Dec2002, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p895 

    OBJECTIVE: Individuals with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) have a 3- to 6-fold increased risk of coronary heart disease and stroke compared to those without PAD. We documented physician-reported practice behavior, knowledge, and attitudes regarding atherosclerotic risk factor reduction in...

  • Risk measurement with maximum loss. Studer, Gerold // Mathematical Methods of Operations Research;1999, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p121 

    Abstract. Effective risk management requires adequate risk measurement. A basic problem herein is the quantification of market risks: what is the overall effect on a portfolio if market rates change? First, a mathematical problem statement is given and the concept of 'Maximum Loss' (ML) is...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics