Jay A Vachhani
- Incidence of neurosurgical wrong-site surgery before and after implementation of the universal protocolJay A Vachhani
Department of Neurosurgery, Illinois Neurological Institute, University of Illinois College of Medicine in Peoria, Peoria, IL 61637, USA
Neurosurgery 72:590-5; discussion 595. 2013..The incidence is thought to be 2 to 3 per 10 000 craniotomies and about 6 to 14 per 10 000 spine surgeries. In July 2004, the Joint Commission mandated the Universal Protocol (UP) for all accredited hospitals...