TITLE

Facility revamps safety after wrong-site surgery

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Aug2011 Supplement, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on reforms which Cayuga Medical Center in Ithaca, New York made to its patient safety program after a patient underwent surgery in 2008 which was conducted on the wrong side of her back.
ACCESSION #
65418202

 

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