GENERAL SURGERY

Risk Management and Human Factors

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, Ian C. Phillips2 and Brendon J. Coventry3   (1) School of Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, Australia (2) District Court of South Australia, Government of South Australia,…

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Acute Perioperative Pain: Mechanisms and Management

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, Johann Emmanuel2 and Brendon J. Coventry3   (1) Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Pain Management Research Institute, Royal North Shore Hospital, University of Sydney, St Leonards, NSW, Australia (2) Pain Management Research…

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Systems, Safety, and Quality: Harm, Error, and Litigation

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and Brendon J. Coventry3   (1) Australian Patient Safety Foundation, Adelaide, SA, Australia (2) Department of Anaesthesia, Royal Adelaide Hospital, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia (3) Discipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide,…

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Preoperative Risk Assessment and Intraoperative Monitoring

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, W. John Russell3 and Brendon J. Coventry4   (1) Department of Anaesthesia, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia (2) Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia (3) Royal Adelaide Hospital, University…

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Surgical Infection

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Fig. 3.1 Systemic bacterial sepsis with peripheral shut-down and digital ischaemia and necrosis Fig. 3.2 Systemic bacterial sepsis with more advanced peripheral shut-down with ischaemia and necrosis of the hand…

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General Perioperative Complications

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Environmental  Hospital system  Postoperative care  Home situation  City vs. remote residence Personal  Social  Smoking  Behavioral  Occupational  Socioeconomic  Cultural  Psychological state Genetic  Anomalies  Hyper-coagulation states  Anticoagulation states Trauma  Direct contusion/laceration  Joint…

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Evaluation of Surgical Safety and Efficacy

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Study design Protocol Systematic review Systematic location, appraisal, and synthesis of evidence from scientific studies Experimental studies Randomized Subjects are randomly allocated to groups either for the intervention/treatment Controlled trial…

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Medicolegal Risk Management in Surgery

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Hebert PC. Disclosure of adverse events and errors in healthcare: an ethical perspective. Drug Saf. 2001;24(15):1095–104.PubMedCrossRef Jones JW, McCullough LB, Richman BW. Informed consent: it’s not just signing a form….

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Intensive Care Complications

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, Robert Young1 and Brendon J. Coventry3   (1) Intensive Care Unit, Royal Adelaide Hospital & St Andrew’s Hospital, Adelaide, SA, Australia (2) Intensive Care Unit, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, Australia (3) Royal…

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Introduction

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100 % Almost always >80 % Extremely frequent, virtually always occurs 50–80 % Very frequent, very commonly occurs 20–50 % Moderately frequent, commonly occurs 5–20 % Relatively frequent, usually doesn’t…

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