Sponge ACCOUNTing System Guidelines for Intra-operative Radiographs

Gibbs, Verna C.
September 2009
Same-Day Surgery;Sep2009 Supplement 1, p3
Academic Journal
The article presents the guidelines in acquiring intra-operative radiographs during a surgery.


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