Patient Safety, An Issue of Surgical Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323776288, 9780323776295

Patient Safety, An Issue of Surgical Clinics, Volume 101-1

1st Edition

Editor: Feibi Zheng
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323776288
eBook ISBN: 9780323776295
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 18th November 2020
Page Count: 240

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This issue of Surgical Clinics of North America focuses on Surgical Patient Safety and is edited by Dr. Feibi Zheng. Articles will include: Human factors approach to surgical patient safety; Teamwork and surgical team based training; Effective handoffs and transfers in surgical patient safety; Effective implementation and utilization of checklists in surgical patient safety; Standardized care pathways as a means to improve patient safety; Evolution of risk calculators and the dawn of artificial intelligence in predicting patient complications; Remote monitoring technology/use of telemedicine to detect and address surgical complications; Rescue after surgical complications; The economics of surgical patient safety; The trainee’s role in patient safety/training residents and medical students in surgical patient safety; The second victim: building surgeon resiliency after complications; Processes to create a culture of surgical patient safety; Provision of defect free care: implementation science in surgical patient safety; Administrative and registry databases for patient safety tracking and quality improvement; and more!


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About the Editor

Feibi Zheng