Operating Room Setup and Workflow
Last Updated: March 25, 2018
The organization of the operating room has undergone a dramatic evolution since the early history of our discipline.
The surgeon is “the captain of the ship” and responsible for all the actions of the individuals and the workflow in the operating room. This responsibility demands a leader who leads by example. The factor that distinguishes great from average surgeons is the ability of the former to succeed in the face of adversity, technical difficulty, or crisis while unifying the team to se...