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Patient Safety in Surgery

Patient Safety in Surgery 1/2017

Ausgabe 1/2017

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 32 Artikel )

01.12.2017 | Editorial | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Why do surgeons continue to perform unnecessary surgery?

Philip F. Stahel, Todd F. VanderHeiden, Fernando J. Kim

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Current practice of antibiotic prophylaxis for surgical fixation of closed long bone fractures: a survey of 297 members of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association

Itai Gans, Amit Jain, Norachart Sirisreetreerux, Elliott R. Haut, Erik A. Hasenboehler

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The impact of economic rationalization, prioritization and rationing on job satisfaction, motivation and team cohesion in hospitals: a survey among retired physician executives in Germany

Joerg Schnoor, Elmar Braehler, Mohamed Ghanem, Christoph E. Heyde

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Changes in safety climate and teamwork in the operating room after implementation of a revised WHO checklist: a prospective interventional study

Sofia Erestam, Eva Haglind, David Bock, Annette Erichsen Andersson, Eva Angenete

01.12.2017 | Case Report | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Atlantoaxial rotatory fixation as a rare complication from head positioning in otologic surgery: Report of two cases in young children

Hiroshi Sakaida, Koji Akeda, Akihiro Sudo, Kazuhiko Takeuchi

01.12.2017 | Hypothesis | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Introducing the “Bone-Screw-Fastener” for improved screw fixation in orthopedic surgery: a revolutionary paradigm shift?

Philip F. Stahel, Nicholas A. Alfonso, Corey Henderson, Todd Baldini

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Comparing the speed of irrigation between pulsatile lavage versus gravity irrigation: an Ex-vivo experimental investigation

Lily R. Mundy, Mark J. Gage, Richard S. Yoon, Frank A. Liporace

01.12.2017 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Surgeons, sign your site!

Ted J. Clarke

01.12.2017 | Short report | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Should nurses be allowed to perform the pre-operative surgical site marking instead of surgeons? A prospective feasibility study at a Swiss primary care teaching hospital

Judit Schäfli-Thurnherr, Annette Biegger, Christopher Soll, Gian A. Melcher

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A new patient safety smartphone application for prevention of “forgotten” ureteral stents: results from a clinical pilot study in 194 patients

Wilson R. Molina, Rodrigo Pessoa, Rodrigo Donalisio da Silva, McCabe C. Kenny, Diedra Gustafson, Leticia Nogueira, Mark E. Leo, Michael K. Yu, Fernando J. Kim

01.12.2017 | Short report | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Safety and efficacy of resistive polymer versus forced air warming in total joint surgery

Melanie F. Sandoval, Paul D. Mongan, Michael R. Dayton, Craig A. Hogan

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Empty polyetheretherketone (PEEK) cages in anterior cervical diskectomy and fusion (ACDF) show slow radiographic fusion that reduces clinical improvement: results from the prospective multicenter “PIERCE-PEEK” study

Olaf Suess, Martin Schomaker, Mario Cabraja, Marco Danne, Theodoros Kombos, Michael Hanna

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Does partial coating with titanium improve the radiographic fusion rate of empty PEEK cages in cervical spine surgery? A comparative analysis of clinical data

Andreas Kotsias, Sven Mularski, Björn Kühn, Michael Hanna, Olaf Suess

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The “Aachen fall prevention App” – a Smartphone application app for the self-assessment of elderly patients at risk for ground level falls

Peter Rasche, Alexander Mertens, Christina Bröhl, Sabine Theis, Tobias Seinsch, Matthias Wille, Hans-Christoph Pape, Matthias Knobe

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A retrospective cohort study of adverse events in patients undergoing orthopaedic surgery

Joel J. Gagnier, Hal Morgenstern, Patrick Kellam

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Induction of immune gene expression and inflammatory mediator release by commonly used surgical suture materials: an experimental in vitro study

Alistair M. Lock, Ryan Gao, Dorit Naot, Brendan Coleman, Jillian Cornish, David S. Musson

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Predisposing factors for recurrence of chronic posttraumatic osteomyelitis: a retrospective observational cohort study from a tertiary referral center in Brazil

Luciana Souza Jorge, Alceu G. Chueire, Patricia Silva Fucuta, Mauricio N. Machado, Maria Gabriele L. Oliveira, Marcelo A. Nakazone, Mauro José Salles

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Surgical site infection and its associated factors following cesarean section: a cross sectional study from a public hospital in Ethiopia

Kelemu Abebe Gelaw, Amlaku Mulat Aweke, Feleke Hailemichael Astawesegn, Birhanu Wondimeneh Demissie, Liknaw Bewket Zeleke

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Modified technique of transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for segmental correction of lumbar kyphosis: a safe alternative to osteotomies?

Sebastian Weckbach, Heiko Reichel, Michael Kraus, Tugrul Kocak, Friederike Lattig

01.12.2017 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Delayed recognition of an ipsilateral femoral neck and shaft fracture leading to preventable subsequent complications: a case report

Sönke Labza, Isabella Fassola, Benedict Kunz, Wolfgang Ertel, Senat Krasnici

01.12.2017 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Musculoskeletal Echinococcus infection as a rare first presentation of hydatid disease: case report

A. Marzouki, A. Naam, S. Abdulrazak, B. Soumaré, K. Lahrach, F. Boutayeb

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Evaluation of a multimodal pain therapy concept for chronic pain after total knee arthroplasty: a pilot study in 21 patients

Dirk Zajonz, Johannes K. M. Fakler, Anna-Judith Dahse, Fujiaoshou Junping Zhao, Melanie Edel, Christoph Josten, Andreas Roth

01.12.2017 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The role of pre-reduction MRI in the management of complex cervical spine fracture-dislocations: an ongoing controversy?

Sergiu Botolin, Todd F. VanderHeiden, Ernest E. Moore, Herbert Fried, Philip F. Stahel

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Risk factors for surgical site infections in obstetrics: a retrospective study in an Ethiopian referral hospital

Teshager Mamo, Tilaye Workneh Abebe, Tesfaye Yitna Chichiabellu, Antehun Alemayehu Anjulo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Incidence, root cause, and outcomes of unintentionally retained intraabdominal surgical sponges: a retrospective case series from two hospitals in Togo

Boyodi Tchangai, Mazamaesso Tchaou, Iroukora Kassegne, Kpatekana Simlawo

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Length of stay, costs, and complications in lumbar disc herniation surgery by standard PLIF versus a new dynamic interspinous stabilization technique

Manuel Segura-Trepichio, David Candela-Zaplana, José Manuel Montoza-Nuñez, Antonio Martin-Benlloch, Andreu Nolasco

01.12.2017 | Editorial | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

The 10th anniversary of patient safety in surgery

Philip F. Stahel, Wade R. Smith, Ernest E. Moore, Philip S. Mehler, Sebastian Weckbach, Fernando J. Kim, Nathan Butler, Hans-Christoph Pape, Ted J. Clarke, Martin A. Makary, Pierre-Alain Clavien

01.12.2017 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Surgical retrieval of a swallowed denture in a schizophrenic patient: a case report

Johannes Dörner, Herbert Spelter, Hubert Zirngibl, Peter C. Ambe

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Predicting hepatic failure with a new diagnostic technique by preoperative liver scintigraphy and computed tomography: a pilot study in 123 patients undergoing liver resection

Naokazu Chiba, Motohide Shimazu, Kiminori Takano, Go Oshima, Koichi Tomita, Toru Sano, Masaaki Okihara, Yosuke Ozawa, Kosuke Hikita, Takahiro Gunji, Yuta Abe, Kiyoshi Koizumi, Shigeyuki Kawachi

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

Exploring unnecessary invasive procedures in the United States: a retrospective mixed-methods analysis of cases from 2008-2016

James M. DuBois, John T. Chibnall, Emily E. Anderson, Heidi A. Walsh, Michelle Eggers, Kari Baldwin, Kelly K. Dineen

01.12.2017 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A rare case of Candida parapsilosis osteomyelitis: a literature review and proposed treatment algorithm

John Michael Yingling, Li Sun, Richard Yoon, Frank Liporace

01.12.2017 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2017 Open Access

A retrospective comparison of intraoperative CT and fluoroscopy evaluating radiation exposure in posterior spinal fusions for scoliosis

Jacob Riis, Rebecca R. Lehman, Robert A. Perera, John Ryan Quinn, Patricia Rinehart, Hans Robert Tuten, Victoria Kuester

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