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To explore patient values associated with their comfort level with surgical trainees and attending surgeon absence from the operating room.
This article was published in the following journal.
Name: The Laryngoscope
Overlapping surgery, accepted by many as two distinct operations occurring at the same time but without coincident critical portions, has been said to improve patient access to surgical care. With rec...
Management of patient identification is an important issue that should be addressed to ensure patient safety while using modern healthcare systems. Patient identification errors can be mainly attribut...
Patient-centered care integrates the highest clinical standards with patient preferences surrounding their treatment. Increasing focus is being placed on the identification of patient-centered outcome...
Patient perspectives on chaperone use during examinations, especially in surgical subspecialties, are understudied. We aimed to identify specific patient cohorts that desire the presence of chaperones...
Studies have demonstrated that same-day discharge after minimally invasive gynecologic and pelvic reconstructive surgery is safe, cost effective, and does not result in increased readmissions when com...
Undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass surgery and the subsequent admission to the intensive care unit (ICU) is known to be a stressful event to the patient. As patients prepare for open-heart ...
The identification of the operative site of lumbar ductal stenosis and lumbar disc herniation is classically done by radioscopy, thus inducing irradiation of the patient. The use of ultra...
This randomized control trial will compare traditional patient education methods (pamphlets, clinical visits) to the implementation of an innovated patient education platform. The purpose ...
Patients undergoing Mohs micrographic surgery frequently experience anxiety. It has been suggested that enhanced patient education prior to the procedure may decrease patient anxiety. The ...
Surgery of large cerebellopontine angle (CPA) tumors (>2 x 2 cm diameter), with compression of the pons exposes the patient to inadvertent parasympathetic nerve stimulation (IPNS) leading ...
Organized procedures for establishing patient identity, including use of bracelets, etc.
The period of care beginning when the patient is removed from surgery and aimed at meeting the patient's psychological and physical needs directly after surgery. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
The care and treatment of a convalescent patient, especially that of a patient after surgery.
Moving a patient into a specific position or POSTURE to facilitate examination, surgery, or for therapeutic purposes.
The right of the patient or the patient's representative to make decisions with regard to the patient's dying.
Surgery is a technology consisting of a physical intervention on tissues. All forms of surgery are considered invasive procedures; so-called "noninvasive surgery" usually refers to an excision that does not penetrate the structure being exci...