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Time-out, OR: Results

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Time-out, OR: Results

The time-out in the operating room is performed:
after the surgeon makes the incision.halfway through the procedure.immediately before the procedure.in the preoperative holding area.Rationale: The final time-out should be performed immediately before the procedure starts and should be repeated for each additional procedure.

What should you do first in the event of a disagreement or discrepancy during the time-out?
Work with the surgical team to resolve the disagreement or discrepancy.Notify the charge nurse.Check the patient's medical record for additional information.Document the disagreement or discrepancy.Rationale: Work with the surgical team to resolve the disagreement or discrepancy. Don't proceed with the surgery until the issue is resolved, unless the delay compromises the patient's safety, such as with a life-threatening injury.

The surgery can begin when:
the surgeon says so.all questions and concerns have been resolved.the surgeon arrives …