Prevention Retained Surgical Items

This video is intended to provide guidance and strategies to reduce the risk of retained surgical items (RSIs) in patients undergoing surgical and other invasive procedures.

Upon completion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Discuss the role of a multidisciplinary committee in establishing standardized practices for accounting for all surgical items
  • Describe the items that may become a retained surgical item
  • List three common strategies used to account for surgical items
  • Describe the situations where retained surgical items are most likely to occur
  • Discuss the role of adjunct technologies in the prevention of retained surgical items

Produced by AORN and Cine-Med
Price: $298.00 USD

Product ID: CINE036
Media: DVD
Year: 2011
Duration: 26:00 minutes
Language: English
Tags: Perioperative Nursing Skills,
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