Table 1

First and second trial: timings of the surgical path process
Timing 1st Trial 2nd Trial
Column A Column B
1 Ward exit Ward exit
2 Entrance ORB Entrance ORB
3 Identification by nurse anesthetist
4 Entrance anesthesia room
5 Start anesthesia Start anesthesia
6 End anesthesia
7 Entrance OR Entrance OR
8 Start surgical procedure Start surgical procedure
9 End surgical procedure End surgical procedure
10 Exit OR Exit OR
11 Entrance RR
12 Exit RR
13 Identification by healthcare assistant
14 Transport ICU
15 Exit ORB
16 Ward re-entry

ORB: operating room block.

OR: operating room.

RR: recovery room.

ICU: intensive care unit.

Agnoletti et al.

Agnoletti et al. BMC Surgery 2013 13:7   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-13-7

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