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Patient Safety in Surgery

ISSN: 1754--9493
Publisher: BioMed Central


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Influence of compensation status on time off work after carpal tunnel release and rotator cuff surgery: a meta-analysis

Author(s): de Moraes Vinícius Ynoe | Godin Katelyn | dos Santos João Baptista Gomes | Faloppa Flávio | Bhandari Mohit | Belloti João Carlos
Volume: 7
Issue: 1
Year: 2013
The Munich Shoulder Questionnaire (MSQ): development and validation of an effective patient-reported tool for outcome measurement and patient safety in shoulder surgery

Author(s): Schmidutz Florian | Beirer Marc | Braunstein Volker | Bogner Viktoria | Wiedemann Ernst | Biberthaler Peter
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Description of a multicenter safety checklist for intraoperative hemorrhage control while clamped during robotic partial nephrectomy

Author(s): Nepple Kenneth G | Sandhu Gurdarshan S | Rogers Craig G | Allaf Mohamad E | Kaouk Jihad H | Figenshau Robert S | Stifelman Michael D | Bhayani Sam B
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
The dangers of damage control orthopedics: a case report of vascular injury after femoral fracture external fixation

Author(s): Staeheli Gregory R | Fraser Michael R | Morgan Steven J
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Percutaneous reduction and fixation of an intra-articular calcaneal fracture using an inflatable bone tamp: description of a novel and safe technique

Author(s): Mauffrey Cyril | Bailey James R | Hak David J | Hammerberg Mark E
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Gastrocnemius muscle herniation as a rare differential diagnosis of ankle sprain: case report and review of the literature

Author(s): Bergmann Greta | Ciritsis Bernhard D | Wanner Guido A | Simmen Hans-Peter | Werner Clément ML | Osterhoff Georg
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Are urological procedures in tetraplegic patients safely performed without anesthesia? a report of three cases

Author(s): Vaidyanathan Subramanian | Soni Bakul | Selmi Fahed | Singh Gurpreet | Esanu Cristian | Hughes Peter | Oo Tun | Pulya Kamesh
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
What can we learn from patient claims? - A retrospective analysis of incidence and patterns of adverse events after orthopaedic procedures in Sweden

Author(s): Öhrn Annica | Elfström Johan | Tropp Hans | Rutberg Hans
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Development of a surgical safety checklist for the performance of radical nephrectomy and tumor thrombectomy

Author(s): Joshi Shivam | Gorin Michael A | Ayyathurai Rajinikanth | Ciancio Gaetano
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Malpractice awareness among surgeons at a teaching hospital in Pakistan

Author(s): Sheikh Asfandyar | Ali Sajid | Ejaz Sadaf | Farooqi Marium | Ahmed Syed | Jawaid Imran
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Reconstruction of displaced acromio-clavicular joint dislocations using a triple suture-cerclage: description of a safe and efficient surgical technique

Author(s): Sandmann Gunther H | Martetschläger Frank | Mey Lisa | Kraus Tobias M | Buchholz Arne | Ahrens Philipp | Stöckle Ulrich | Freude Thomas | Siebenlist Sebastian
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
The 5th anniversary of “Patient Safety in Surgery” – from the Journal’s origin to its future vision

Author(s): Stahel Philip F | Smith Wade R | Hahnloser Dieter | Nigri Giuseppe | Mauffrey Cyril | Clavien Pierre-Alain
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Comparison of three distinct surgical clothing systems for protection from air-borne bacteria: A prospective observational study

Author(s): Tammelin Ann | Ljungqvist Bengt | Reinmüller Berit
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Hydronephrosis and renal failure following inadequate management of neuropathic bladder in a patient with spinal cord injury: Case report of a preventable complication

Author(s): Vaidyanathan Subramanian | Selmi Fahed | Abraham Kottarathil | Hughes Peter | Singh Gurpreet | Soni Bakul
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Quality review of an adverse incident reporting system and root cause analysis of serious adverse surgical incidents in a teaching hospital of Scotland

Author(s): Khorsandi Maziar | Skouras Christos | Beatson Kevin | Alijani Afshin
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Electronic health records: what does your signature signify?

Author(s): Victoroff MD Michael S
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Cement-augmented dorsal instrumentation of the spine as a safe adjunct to the multimodal management of metastatic pheochromocytoma: a case report

Author(s): Rittirsch Daniel | Battegay Edouard | Zimmerli Lukas U | Baulig Werner | Spahn Donat R | Ossendorf Christian | Wanner Guido A | Simmen Hans-Peter | Werner Clément ML
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Radiation dose reduction in CT-guided periradicular injections in lumbar spine: Feasibility of a new institutional protocol for improved patient safety

Author(s): Artner Juraj | Cakir Balkan | Weckbach Sebastian | Reichel Heiko | Lattig Friederike
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Renal tumors and second primary pancreatic tumors: a relationship with clinical impact?

Author(s): Müller Sascha A | Pahernik Sascha | Hinz Ulf | Martin David J | Wente Moritz N | Hackert Thilo | Leowardi Christine | Haferkamp Axel | Büchler Markus W | Schmied Bruno M
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
A clinical "near miss" highlights risk management issues surrounding ultrasound-guided and wire-localised breast resections

Author(s): Leff Daniel | Vincent Charles | Al-Mufti Ragheed | Cunningham Deborah | Darzi Ara | Hadjiminas Dimitri J
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
The 'nightmare' of wrong level in spine surgery: a critical appraisal

Author(s): Irace Claudio | Usai Susanna
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Does hyperthermic intraoperative chemotherapy lead to improved outcomes in patients with ovarian cancer? A single center cohort study in 111 consecutive patients

Author(s): Warschkow Rene | Tarantino Ignazio | Lange Jochen | Müller Sascha A | Schmied Bruno M | Zünd Michael | Steffen Thomas
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
The application of evidence-based measures to reduce surgical site infections during orthopedic surgery - report of a single-center experience in Sweden

Author(s): Andersson Annette Erichsen | Bergh Ingrid | Karlsson Jón | Eriksson Bengt I | Nilsson Kerstin
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Pyonephrosis and urosepsis in a 41-year old patient with spina bifida: Case report of a preventable death

Author(s): Vaidyanathan Subramanian | Selmi Fahed | Soni Bakul | Hughes Peter | Singh Gurpreet | Pulya Kamesh | Oo Tun
Volume: 6
Issue: 1
Year: 2012
Unusual spine anatomy contributing to wrong level spine surgery: a case report and recommendations for decreasing the risk of preventable 'never events'

Author(s): Lindley Emily M | Botolin Sergiu | Burger Evalina L | Patel Vikas V
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
A structured approach to improving patient safety: Lessons from a public safety-net system

Author(s): Mehler Philip S | Colwell Christopher B | Stahel Philip F
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Recommendations for avoiding knee pain after intramedullary nailing of tibial shaft fractures

Author(s): Labronici Pedro | Santos Pires Robinson | Franco José | Alvachian Fernandes Hélio | dos Reis Fernando
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Perception of surgical complications among patients, nurses and physicians: a prospective cross-sectional survey

Author(s): Slankamenac Ksenija | Graf Rolf | Puhan Milo A | Clavien Pierre-Alain
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Ten rules to assess and manage the acutely deteriorating patient: a practical mnemonic

Author(s): Baugher Katherine M | Mattu Amal
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Anatomical relations of the superficial sensory branches of the radial nerve: a cadaveric study with clinical implications

Author(s): Samarakoon Lasitha B | Lakmal Kasun C | Thillainathan Sharmila | Bataduwaarachchi Vipula R | Anthony Dimonge J | Jayasekara Rohan W
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Appendectomy during the third trimester of pregnancy in a 27-year old patient: case report of a "near miss" complication

Author(s): Holzer Thomas | Pellegrinelli Gianmaria | Morel Philippe | Toso Christian
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Development of a neural network model for predicting glucose levels in a surgical critical care setting

Author(s): Pappada Scott M | Borst Marilyn J | Cameron Brent D | Bourey Raymond E | Lather Jason D | Shipp Desmond | Chiricolo Antonio | Papadimos Thomas J
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Insertion torque is not a good predictor of pedicle screw loosening after spinal instrumentation: a prospective study in 8 patients

Author(s): Sandén Bengt | Olerud Claes | Larsson Sune | Robinson Yohan
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Acute morbidity and complications of thigh compartment syndrome: A report of 26 cases

Author(s): Kanlic Enes M | Pinski Sarah E | Verwiebe Eric G | Saller Jeremy | Smith Wade R
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Adverse events in total knee arthroplasty: Results of a physician independent survey in 260 patients

Author(s): Kirschner Stephan | Lützner Jörg | Günther Klaus-Peter | Eberlein-Gonska Maria | Krummenauer Frank
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Endoscopic T-tube placement in the management of lye-induced esophageal perforation: Case report of a safe treatment strategy

Author(s): McMahon Mary | O'Kelly Fardod | Lim Kheng | Ravi Narayanasamy | Reynolds John
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Intensivist supervision of resident-placed central venous catheters decreases the incidence of catheter-related blood stream infections

Author(s): Papadimos Thomas J | Hensely Sandra J | Duggan Joan M | Hofmann James P | Khuder Sadik A | Borst Marilyn J | Fath John J
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Failure of fixation of trochanteric femur fractures: Clinical recommendations for avoiding Z-effect and reverse Z-effect type complications

Author(s): Pires Robinson | Santana Egídio | Santos Leandro | Giordano Vincenzo | Balbachevsky Daniel | dos Reis Fernando
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The dual role of academic surgeons as clinicians and researchers - an attempt to square the circle?

Author(s): Huber-Lang Markus | Neugebauer Edmund
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The incidence, root-causes, and outcomes of adverse events in surgical units: implication for potential prevention strategies

Author(s): Zegers Marieke | de Bruijne Martine | de Keizer Bertus | Merten Hanneke | Groenewegen Peter | van der Wal Gerrit | Wagner Cordula
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Reduction of central venous catheter associated blood stream infections following implementation of a resident oversight and credentialing policy

Author(s): Cherry Robert | West Cheri | Hamilton Maria | Rafferty Colleen | Hollenbeak Christopher | Caputo Gregory
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Pharmacological strategies to reduce pruritus during postoperative epidural analgesia after lumbar fusion surgery - a prospective randomized trial in 150 patients

Author(s): Gulle Eva | Skärvinge Carola | Runberg Karin | Robinson Yohan | Olerud Claes
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Massive right hemothorax as the source of hemorrhagic shock after laparoscopic cholecystectomy - case report of a rare intraoperative complication

Author(s): Cristian Rapicetta | Massimiliano Paci | Tommaso Ricchetti | Sara Tenconi | Federico Biolchini | Emilio Belluzzi | Giorgio Sgarbi
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Pulsatile lavage irrigator tip, a rare radiolucent retained foreign body in the pelvis: a case report

Author(s): Connelly Camille | Archdeacon Michael
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Socio-economic outcome after blunt orthopaedic trauma: Implications on injury prevention

Author(s): Pfeifer Roman | Lichte Philipp | Zelle Boris | Sittaro Nicola-Alexander | Zilkens Anna | Kaneshige Jason | Pape Hans-Christoph
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Prevalence of sacral dysmorphia in a prospective trauma population: Implications for a "safe" surgical corridor for sacro-iliac screw placement

Author(s): Hasenboehler Erik | Stahel Philip | Williams Allison | Smith Wade | Newman Justin | Symonds David | Morgan Steven
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Is the Internal Rotation Lag Sign a Sensitive Test for Detecting Hip Abductor Tendon Ruptures after Total Hip Arthroplasty?

Author(s): Ossendorf Christian | Bohnert Laurent | Mamisch-Saupe Nadja | Rittirsch Daniel | Wanner Guido | Simmen Hans-Peter | Dora Claudio | Werner Clément
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Delay in diagnosis of cancer as a patient safety issue - a root cause analysis based on a representative case report

Author(s): Vaidyanathan Subramanian | Soni Bakul | Singh Gurpreet | Hughes Peter | Mansour Paul | Oo Tun
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Fatal outcome after brain stem infarction related to bilateral vertebral artery occlusion - case report of a detrimental complication of cervical spine trauma

Author(s): Yoshihara Hiroyuki | VanderHeiden Todd | Harasaki Yasuaki | Beauchamp Kathryn | Stahel Philip
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Preventable long-term complications of suprapubic cystostomy after spinal cord injury: Root cause analysis in a representative case report

Author(s): Vaidyanathan Subramanian | Soni Bakul | Hughes Peter | Singh Gurpreet | Oo Tun
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Modality of wound closure after total knee replacement: are staples as safe as sutures? A retrospective study of 181 patients

Author(s): Newman Justin | Morgan Steven | Resende Gustavo | Williams Allison | Hammerberg E Mark | Dayton Michael
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Preventing surgical complications: A survey on surgeons' perception of intra-articular malleolar screw misplacement in a cadaveric study

Author(s): Giordano Vincenzo | Gomes Arthur | Amaral Ney | Albuquerque Rodrigo | Pires Robinson
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Challenges and barriers to improving care of the musculoskeletal patient of the future - a debate article and global perspective

Author(s): Fayaz Hangama | Jupiter Jesse | Pape Hans | Smith R Malcolm | Giannoudis Peter | Moran Christopher | Krettek Christian | Prommersberger Karl | Raschke Michael | Parvizi Javad
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Timing of preoperative antibiotics for knee arthroplasties: Improving the routines in Sweden

Author(s): W-Dahl Annette | Robertsson Otto | Stefánsdóttir Anna | Gustafson Pelle | Lidgren Lars
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Exploring varieties of knowledge in safe work practices - an ethnographic study of surgical teams

Author(s): Høyland Sindre | Aase Karina | Hollund Jan
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Therapeutic options to prevent recurrence of an aggressive aneurysmatic bone cyst of the cervical spine of a 16 year old boy - a case report

Author(s): Richter Juliane | Tschöke Sven | Gulow Jens | Eichfeld Uwe | Wojan Magdalena | von Salis-Soglio Georg | Heyde Christoph
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
United States level I trauma centers are not created equal – a concern for patient safety?

Author(s): Ziran Bruce | Barrette-Grischow Mary-Kate | Hileman Barbara
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
The future of patient safety: Surgical trainees accept virtual reality as a new training tool

Author(s): Rosenthal Rachel | Gantert Walter | Hamel Christian | Metzger Jürg | Kocher Thomas | Vogelbach Peter | Demartines Nicolas | Hahnloser Dieter
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Surgical options in the management of cystic duct avulsion during laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Author(s): Karimian Faramarz | Aminian Ali | Mirsharifi Rasoul | Mehrkhani Farhad
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Liver surgery in the presence of cirrhosis or steatosis: Is morbidity increased?

Author(s): McCormack Lucas | Capitanich Pablo | Quiñonez Emilio
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Effect of obesity on intraoperative bleeding volume in open gastrectomy with D2 lymph-node dissection for gastric cancer

Author(s): Makino Hirochika | Kunisaki Chikara | Akiyama Hirotoshi | Ono Hidetaka | Kosaka Takashi | Takagawa Ryo | Nagano Yasuhiko | Fujii Syoichi | Shimada Hiroshi
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Risk of bleeding in surgical patients treated with topical bovine thrombin sealants: a review of the literature

Author(s): Reynolds Matthew | Clark John | Crean Sheila | Samudrala Srinath
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Implementation of the "FASTHUG" concept decreases the incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia in a surgical intensive care unit

Author(s): Papadimos Thomas | Hensley Sandra | Duggan Joan | Khuder Sadik | Borst Marilyn | Fath John | Oakes Lauri | Buchman Debra
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Intraoperative brachial plexus injury during emergence following movement with arms restrained: a preventable complication?

Author(s): Chandler Mark | DiMatteo Laura | Hasenboehler Erik | Temple Michael
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Complications and safety aspects of kyphoplasty for osteoporotic vertebral fractures: a prospective follow-up study in 102 consecutive patients

Author(s): Robinson Yohan | Tschöke Sven | Stahel Philip | Kayser Ralph | Heyde Christoph
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Bias towards publishing positive results in orthopedic and general surgery: a patient safety issue?

Author(s): Hasenboehler Erik | Choudhry Imran | Newman Justin | Smith Wade | Ziran Bruce | Stahel Philip
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Implementation of an antibiotic nomogram improves postoperative antibiotic utilization and safety in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting

Author(s): Papadimos Thomas | Grabarczyk Jennifer | Grum Daniel | Hofmann James | Marco Alan | Khuder Sadik
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
Which variables are associated with blood glucose levels outside the target range in surgical critically ill patients? A retrospective observational study

Author(s): Weiss Manfred | Kron Martina | Hay Birgit | Taenzer Michael | Radermacher Peter | Georgieff Michael
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
The influence of iron status and genetic polymorphisms in the HFE gene on the risk for postoperative complications after bariatric surgery: a prospective cohort study in 1,064 patients

Author(s): Gerhard Glenn | Chokshi Ravi | Still Christopher | Benotti Peter | Wood G | Freedman-Weiss Mollie | Rider Cody | Petrick Anthony
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Patterns of unexpected in-hospital deaths: a root cause analysis

Author(s): Lynn Lawrence | Curry J Paul
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Treatment of femoral neck fractures in elderly patients over 60 years of age - which is the ideal modality of primary joint replacement?

Author(s): Ossendorf Christian | Scheyerer Max | Wanner Guido | Simmen Hans-Peter | Werner Clément
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Incidence and type of complications in non-operated patients at a surgical ward

Author(s): Veen Eelco | Janssen-Heijnen Maryska | de Jongh Mariska | Roukema Jan
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Malfunction of a Heimlich flutter valve causing tension pneumothorax: case report of a rare complication

Author(s): Paul April | Kirchhoff Chlodwig | Kay Michael | Hiebl Albert | Koerner Markus | Braunstein Volker | Mutschler Wolf | Kanz Karl-Georg
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Risk of postoperative hypoxemia in ambulatory orthopedic surgery patients with diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea: a retrospective observational study

Author(s): Liu Spencer | Chisholm Mary | John Raymond | Ngeow Justin | Ma Yan | Memtsoudis Stavros
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
The SURgical PAtient Safety System (SURPASS) checklist optimizes timing of antibiotic prophylaxis

Author(s): de Vries Eefje | Dijkstra Lucia | Smorenburg Susanne | Meijer R Peter | Boermeester Marja
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Complications in colorectal surgery: risk factors and preventive strategies

Author(s): Kirchhoff Philipp | Clavien Pierre-Alain | Hahnloser Dieter
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Is the intraosseous access route fast and efficacious compared to conventional central venous catheterization in adult patients under resuscitation in the emergency department? A prospective observational pilot study

Author(s): Leidel Bernd | Kirchhoff Chlodwig | Bogner Viktoria | Stegmaier Julia | Mutschler Wolf | Kanz Karl-Georg | Braunstein Volker
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Acute liver failure due to concomitant arterial, portal and biliary injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomy: is transplantation a valid life-saving strategy? A case report

Author(s): McCormack Lucas | Quiñonez Emilio | Capitanich Pablo | Chao Sara | Serafini Victor | Goldaracena Nicolas | Mastai Ricardo
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Safety and effectiveness of bariatric surgery: Roux-en-y gastric bypass is superior to gastric banding in the management of morbidly obese patients: a response

Author(s): Bhoyrul Sunil | Dixon John | Fielding George | Ren Fielding Christine | Patterson Emma | Grossbard Lee | Shayani Vafa | Bessler Marc | Voellinger David | Billy Helmuth | Cywes Robert | Ehrlich Timothy | Jones Daniel | Watkins Brad | Ponce Jaime | Brengman Matthew | Schroder Gregory
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Computerized surveillance of opioid-related adverse drug events in perioperative care: a cross-sectional study

Author(s): Eckstrand Julie | Habib Ashraf | Williamson Abbie | Horvath Monica | Gattis Katherine | Cozart Heidi | Ferranti Jeffrey
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Collagen fleece-bound fibrin sealant is not associated with an increased risk of thromboembolic events or major bleeding after its use for haemostasis in surgery: a prospective multicentre surveillance study

Author(s): Birth Mathias | Figueras Joan | Bernardini Stéphane | Troen Tine | Günther Klaus | Mirza Darius | Mortensen Frank
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Spine imaging after lumbar disc replacement: pitfalls and current recommendations

Author(s): Robinson Yohan | Sandén Bengt
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Building an immune-mediated coagulopathy consensus: early recognition and evaluation to enhance post-surgical patient safety

Author(s): Ness Paul | Creer Michael | Rodgers George | Naoum Joseph | Renkens Kenneth | Voils Stacy | Alexander W
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Lower extremity compartment syndrome in the acute care surgery paradigm: safety lessons learned

Author(s): Kashuk Jeffry | Moore Ernest | Pinski Sarah | Johnson Jeffrey | Moore John | Morgan Steven | Cothren Clay | Smith Wade
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Prospective monitoring improves outcomes of primary total hip replacement: a cohort study

Author(s): Streubel Philipp | Pachón Marcela | Kerguelén Carlos | Navas José | Portocarrero Julio | Pesantez Rodrigo | Zayed Gamal | Carrillo Germán | Llinás Adolfo
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Deceleration during 'real life' motor vehicle collisions – a sensitive predictor for the risk of sustaining a cervical spine injury?

Author(s): Elbel Martin | Kramer Michael | Huber-Lang Markus | Hartwig Erich | Dehner Christoph
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Fatal outcome after insufficient spine fixation for pyogenic thoracic spondylodiscitis: an imperative for 360° fusion of the infected spine

Author(s): Flierl Michael | Beauchamp Kathryn | Bolles Gene | Moore Ernest | Stahel Philip
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Grade II whiplash injuries to the neck: what is the benefit for patients treated by different physical therapy modalities?

Author(s): Dehner Christoph | Elbel Martin | Strobel Philipp | Scheich Matthias | Schneider Florian | Krischak Gert | Kramer Michael
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Risk adjustment is crucial in comparing outcomes of various surgical modalities in patients with ileal perforation

Author(s): Mohil Ravindra | Singh Tanveer | Arya Satyavrat | Bhatnagar Dinesh
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Unrecognized hand ischemia after intraarterial drug injection: successful management of a "near miss" event

Author(s): Ipaktchi Kyros | Ipaktchi Ramin | Niederbichler Andreas | Vogt Peter | Knobloch Karsten
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
A system analysis of a suboptimal surgical experience

Author(s): Lee Robert | Cooke David | Richards Michael
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Inhalant abuse of 1,1-difluoroethane (DFE) leading to heterotopic ossification: a case report

Author(s): Little Jill | Hileman Barbara | Ziran Bruce
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Incidents and complications of totally implanted vascular access devices in children: a prospective study

Author(s): Tercier Stéphane | Gapany Christophe | Diezi Manuel | Clément Chantal | Lemay Katy | Joseph Jean-Marc
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Standardised proformas improve patient handover: Audit of trauma handover practice

Author(s): Ferran Nicholas | Metcalfe Andrew | O'Doherty Declan
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Gas emission during laparoscopic colorectal surgery using a bipolar vessel sealing device: A pilot study on four patients

Author(s): Hübner Martin | Sigrist Markus | Demartines Nicolas | Gianella Michele | Clavien Pierre | Hahnloser Dieter
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Safety and reliability of Radio Frequency Identification Devices in Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computed Tomography

Author(s): Steffen Thomas | Luechinger Roger | Wildermuth Simon | Kern Christian | Fretz Christian | Lange Jochen | Hetzer Franc
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
The management of pneumothorax in patients with anorexia nervosa: A case report and review of the literature

Author(s): Biffl Walter | Narayanan Vignesh | Gaudiani Jennifer | Mehler Philip
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Improving operating room safety

Author(s): Hurlbert Scott | Garrett Jill
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Management of synchronous adenocarcinoma of the esophago-gastric junction and ampulla of Vater: case report of a surgically challenging condition

Author(s): Jayaprakash Namita | O'Kelly Fardod | Lim Kheng | Reynolds John
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Critical appraisal of meta-analyses: an introductory guide for the practicing surgeon

Author(s): Lawrentschuk Nathan | McCall Jonathan | Güller Ulrich
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Pulmonary bullet embolism – a safe treatment strategy of a potentially fatal injury: a case report

Author(s): Hassan Ali | Cooley Roger | Papadimos Thomas | Fath John | Schwann Thomas | Elsamaloty Haitham
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Septic arthritis as a severe complication of elective arthroscopy:clinical management strategies

Author(s): Kirchhoff Chlodwig | Braunstein Volker | Paul Jochen | Imhoff Andreas | Hinterwimmer Stefan
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Traumatic unilateral lumbosacral jumped facet without fracture in a child – presentation of a safe treatment strategy for a rare injury

Author(s): Szentirmai Oszkar | Seinfeld Joshua | Beauchamp Kathryn | Patel Vikas
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Pitfalls and complications in the treatment of cervical spine fractures in patients with ankylosing spondylitis

Author(s): Heyde Christoph-E | Fakler Johannes | Hasenboehler Erik | Stahel Philip | John Thilo | Robinson Yohan | Tschoeke Sven | Kayser Ralph
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Skin avulsion injury during endotracheal tube extubation – case report of an unusual complication

Author(s): Yilmaz Berkhan | Colakoglu Kutay | Gurunluoglu Raffi
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Labetalol infusion for refractory hypertension causing severe hypotension and bradycardia: an issue of patient safety

Author(s): Fahed Samir | Grum Daniel | Papadimos Thomas
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Blunt injury to the inferior gluteal artery: case report of a rare "near miss" event

Author(s): Zhang Qi | Liu Huaijun | Smith Wade | Pan Jinshe | Chen Wei | Zhang Yingze
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis – to operate or not? A debate article

Author(s): Weiss Hans-Rudolf | Bess Shay | Wong Man | Patel Vikas | Goodall Deborah | Burger Evalina
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Bladder incarceration following anterior external fixation of a traumatic pubic symphysis diastasis treated with immediate open reduction and internal fixation

Author(s): Finnan Ryan | Herbenick Michael | Prayson Michael | McCarthy Mary
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Does preoperative analysis of intrahepatic venous anastomoses improve the surgeon's intraoperative decision making? Pilot data from a case report

Author(s): Fischer Lars | Schoebinger Max | Neumann Jan-Oliver | Müller Sascha | Meinzer Hans-Peter | Büchler Markus | Schmied Bruno
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Missed injuries in trauma patients: A literature review

Author(s): Pfeifer Roman | Pape Hans-Christoph
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Intraoperative tracheal reconstruction with bovine pericardial patch following iatrogenic rupture

Author(s): Barbetakis Nikolaos | Samanidis Georgios | Paliouras Dimitrios | Lafaras Christos | Bischiniotis Theodoros | Tsilikas Christodoulos
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Femoral artery thrombosis after internal fixation of a transverse acetabular fracture in a patient with osteogenesis imperfecta type I

Author(s): Ziran Navid | Johnson Jeffrey | Morgan Steven | Smith Wade
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Repetitive posterior iliac crest autograft harvest resulting in an unstable pelvic fracture and infected non-union: case report and review of the literature

Author(s): Oakley Matthew | Smith Wade | Morgan Steven | Ziran Navid | Ziran Bruce
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
The importance of radiological controls of anastomoses after upper gastrointestinal tract surgery - a retrospective cohort study

Author(s): Doerfer Joerg | Meyer Thomas | Klein Peter | Melling Nathaniel | Kerscher Alexander | Hohenberger Werner | Pelz Joerg
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Safety of topical thrombins: the ongoing debate

Author(s): Lomax Christopher
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Coitus induced vaginal evisceration in a premenopausal woman: a case report

Author(s): Gujar Nishikant | Choudhari Ravikumar | Choudhari Geeta | Bagali Nasheen | Bendre Mahendra | Adgale Santosh
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Quality assessment in surgery: mission impossible?

Author(s): Dindo Daniel | Clavien Pierre-Alain
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Severe postpartum disruption of the pelvic ring: report of two cases and review of the literature

Author(s): Hou Zhiyong | Riehl John | Smith Wade | Strohecker Kent | Maloney Patrick
Volume: 5
Issue: 1
Year: 2011
Rectal ulceration caused by the anti-anginal nicorandil: Case report of a preventable complication

Author(s): Malde Sachin | Wilson Ajay
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Patient safety in surgery: non-technical aspects of safe surgical performance

Author(s): Youngson George | Flin Rhona
Volume: 4
Issue: 1
Year: 2010
Clarifying "never events and introducing "always events"

Author(s): Lembitz Alan | Clarke Ted
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
The 5th anniversary of the "Universal Protocol": pitfalls and pearls revisited

Author(s): Stahel Philip | Mehler Philip | Clarke Ted | Varnell Jeffrey
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
The WHO checklist: a global tool to prevent errors in surgery

Author(s): Panesar Sukhmeet | Cleary Kevin | Sheikh Aziz | Donaldson Liam
Volume: 3
Issue: 1
Year: 2009
Learning from aviation safety: a call for formal "readbacks" in surgery

Author(s): Stahel Philip
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
The unresolved safety concerns of bovine thrombin

Author(s): Shander Aryeh | Javidroozi Mazyar
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Alcohol based surgical prep solution and the risk of fire in the operating room: a case report

Author(s): Batra Sumit | Gupta Rajiv
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
German surgical residency training – quo vadis?

Author(s): Flierl Michael
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Redundant publications in surgery: a threat to patient safety?

Author(s): Stahel Philip | Clavien Pierre-Alain | Smith Wade | Moore Ernest
Volume: 2
Issue: 1
Year: 2008
Errors in handling and manufacturing of orthopaedic implants: the tip of the iceberg of an unrecognized system problem?

Author(s): Fakler Johannes | Robinson Yohan | Heyde Christoph | John Thilo
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
A new journal devoted to patient safety in surgery: the time is now!

Author(s): Stahel Philip | Clavien Pierre-Alain | Hahnloser Dieter | Smith Wade
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Year: 2007
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