Senate Committee Calls for Ban on Concurrent Surgery

From the Boston Globe: "A powerful Senate committee wants all hospitals to explicitly ban surgeons from overseeing two simultaneous operations, weighing in on a controversy that... spurred a national debate on patient safety."

Read the full story at http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/12/05/senate-committee-calls-for-ban-surgeons-doing-simultaneous-operations/EYjO9jiAfLYJsliIrdY4LO/story.html


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