Prevention and Management of Operating Room Fires

This video, produced in cooperation with Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation and the ECRI Institute, promotes the best practices known to prevent a fire in the operating room.  This instructional video educates all who work in the operating room during surgery.  The video begins with a dramatic portrayal in which a fire occurs during surgery.  The viewer is then educated on how to prevent and manage the occurrence of fire during a surgical procedure.  This video was also featured in the FDA Patient Safety News. To watch the complete version of the video please visit the APSF website .

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