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Reasons For Unplanned Returns to the OTSome of the primary causes leading to post-surgical treatment procedures are:
What are hospitals doing to mitigate post-surgery complications?Unplanned return to OT primarily depends on the expertise and quality services provided by a healthcare center. Therefore to ensure quality care, hospitals take the following measures in order to avoid those second trip to the OT:-
What measures can patients take to avoid unplanned returns to OT?Along with healthcare centers, patients too can take necessary precautions to mitigate the chances of a successful surgery. Following are the steps patients must take before and after the surgery to eliminate the chances of post-surgery complications:-
Mitigating Post-Surgical Complications the Right WayUnplanned return to the operating room within 30 days post the initial operation can be a useful indicator of quality care, as it directly reflects the issues associated with the procedure itself. Unplanned returns occur across a wide spectrum of general surgical procedures and carry significant complications. Healthcare centers need to imply stringent processes and procedures in order to avoid any post-surgical complications. Additionally, medical centers must constantly research to identify new opportunities and implement effective plans to improve the quality of their existing services and build a reliable healthcare system.
Dr. Rishab Sharma
Dr. Rishab Sharma MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine) He is associated with Fortis Escorts Hospital, Jaipur. Dr. Rishab has wide experience in managing a variety of diseases, as well as managing critical care units in large government and corporate hospitals.