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Management of Surgical Smoke

Exposure to surgical smoke is hazardous to patients and perioperative team members. Access this collection of current, evidence-based resources to manage and remove surgical smoke in the perioperative environment.

Components

Faculty Disclosure (pptx)

Teach the guidelines for the management of surgical smoke to all perioperative team members with these PowerPoint presentations:


Guideline Essentials

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Surgical Smoke

Awareness Posters


Resources

Resources (PDF)

International Council on Surgical Plume

 

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