TITLE

Procedures, technology can prevent retained items

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Sep2010, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p106
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the procedures and technological innovations recommended by the U.S. Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) that can help reduce the risk of retained items in surgery, including the use of radio frequency identification (RFID)-enabled sponges.
ACCESSION #
53342271

 

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