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Victoria M. Steelman, PhD, RN, CNOR, FAAN; Ann G. Schaapveld, BSN, RN; Yelena Perkhounkova, PhD; Hillary E. Storm, MSN, RN, CNOR; Michelle Mathias, BSN, RN The Hidden Costs of Reconciling Surgical Sponge Counts AORN 2015; 102:498-506
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Susanne Hempel, PhD; Melinda Maggard-Gibbons, MD; David K. Nguyen, MD; Aaron J. Dawes, MD; Isomi Miake-Lye, BA; Jessica M. Beroes, BS; Marika J. Booth, MS; Jeremy N. V. Miles, PhD; Roberta Shanman, MLS; Paul G. Shekelle, MD, PhD Wrong-Site Surgery, Retained Surgical Items, and Surgical Fires : A Systematic Review of Surgical Never Events JAMA Surg. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2015.0301. Published online June 10, 2015.
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Selim Bakan, MD; Sedat G. Kandemirli, MD; Gokhan Kuyumcu, MD; Ezel Ersen, MD; and Onur Tutar, MD.
Intrathoracic Gossypiboma After Spinal Operation Ann Thorac Surg 2015; 99:e37-9
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Atul A. Gawande, M.D., M.P.H., David M. Studdert, LL.B., Sc.D., M.P.H., E. John Orav, Ph.D., Troyen A. Brennan, M.D., J. D., M.P.H., and Michael J. Zinner, M.D. Risk Factors for Retained Instruments and Sponges after Surgery N Engl J Med 2003; 348:229-35
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