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Archive >  October, 2009 X, No. 10

Safety

Cut Down on Sharps Injuries

Ramon Berguer, MD, FACS

Some surgeons still believe that sharps injuries are an unfortunate but expected part of life in the OR. While it's true that no OR is immune to the dangers of accidental cuts or sticks, you and your surgeons can improve sharps safety in everyday practice.

 
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