Patient Safety Tool: Poster for Airway Fire Prevention
The Pennsylvania Patient Safety Authority offers a free, downloadable post on how to prevent airway fires during surgery.
The poster includes several ways to minimize airway fires during electrosurgery and laser surgery. The document also offers strategies on how to fight airway fires.
Download the poster (PDF) for use in your facility.
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