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Describes a project to halt the rising incidence of venous thromboembolism in pediatric surgery patients and the underuse of sequential compression devices in the operating room.
VTE; SCD; OR; time-out form; sequential compression device; orthopedic surgery
Venous Thromboembolism; Quality Improvement; Intermittent Pneumatic Compression Devices; Operating Room Nursing; Hospitals, Pediatric
Pediatric Nursing | Perioperative, Operating Room and Surgical Nursing
Musick, Kellie, "Risk Factors for VTE in Orthopedic Surgery" (2019). Nurse Presentations. 7.