Among many others seen this study clearly confirms our internal investigations Safety – Sponge System and confirms the results of our clients in the area, ‘Adams added. ‘With its introduction in hospital almost two years ago, the Safety – Sponge System has been at least 80,000 procedures without incident by a received sponge used. , I am confident that this study will help persuade medical facilities upgrade nationwide to its sponge – counting methods to eliminate ‘ false correct’ counts that lead to retained items, and finally eradicate this unnecessary risk for their patients and for themselves.
Of a bar code-surgical sponge system during engagement over ten times more counting errors detected conventional conventional counting method in cases where misplaced or sponges were counted. – Leaving surgical sponges inside patients happens more often than you think, and far more common than it should be, said Atul Gawande, a surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and co-author of the study. Surgical teams are looking for a solution for this problem for decades, and this study a computer-assisted method of counting surgical sponges us reason to believe that a viable, reliable and affordable solution is finally found. .
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