Outpatient Surgery Magazine
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Surgical Smoke, Perioperative Nursing, Occupational Risks
Next time a surgeon challenges your mandatory smoke evacuation policy, have these 14 fast facts at the ready. They’re a mix of evidence- based reasons as well as practical and financial incentives that make eliminating electrosurgery plume from your ORs tough to argue against.
Ball, Kay, "14 Irrefutable Reasons to Eliminate Surgical Smoke" (2011). Nursing Faculty Scholarship. Paper 2.
Ball, Kay. "14 Irrefutable Reasons to Eliminate Surgical Smoke." Outpatient Surgery Magazine July 2011: 46-51. Web.