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Disaster Planning: Preparing for the Unexpected

2009 Disaster Planning for California Hospitals - Sacramento, CA

Dr. Amal Obaid Discusses Disaster Preparedness at Huntington Memorial Hospital

Anguished doctor covering his face with his hands

Medical operations should be filmed to prevent malpractice

Professors of surgery call for routine video-recording of operations to stamp out poor practice and promote better learning<p>Medical operations should be video recorded to clamp down on unprofessional behaviour and mistakes, experts have said.<p>Recording procedures has the potential to radically …


Patients need to know about doctor malpractice

When the California Medical Board puts doctors on probation for drug use, negligence, sexual harassment or other violations, it requires them to inform the hospitals where they practice and their malpractice insurers. Yet they are not required to inform the people most likely to be harmed if their …

Health Care

The history of heart surgery failures: tragedies born of arrogance not malpractice

Kennedy report after Bristol scandal 15 years ago ensured heart surgery data was collected and shared but much needs to be done before public can rely on it<p>In July 2001, a report was published into one of the biggest scandals the NHS had known – the tragic and unnecessary deaths of babies who had …


Surgery: MedlinePlus

Summary<p>There are many reasons to have surgery. Some operations can relieve or prevent pain. Others can reduce a symptom of a problem or improve some …

Asepsis and Aseptic Practices in the Operating Room

<i>by Cathy Osman</i>, RN, BSN, CNOR<p><b>All surgical team members must wear scrub attire, sterile surgical gown, mask, and gloves within the sterile field to</b> …

Surgery Aseptic Technique


Doctors operating in hospital operating room

Doctor filling syringe in operating room