Application of cost/benefit analysis for surgical gown and drape selection: a case study.

@article{Baykasoglu2009ApplicationOC,
  title={Application of cost/benefit analysis for surgical gown and drape selection: a case study.},
  author={Adil Baykasoglu and T{\"u}rkay Dereli and Nevra Yilankirkan},
  journal={American journal of infection control},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={
          215-26
        }
}
BACKGROUND The selection of medical textiles is an important subject for the health care sector in terms of benefits and costs. The basic cost calculation does not always yield to proper results in product selection; it would even mislead. It is usually a complicated task to give a decision whether to use reusable or single-use products, especially when the patient and surgeons lives are in consideration. The objective of the present paper is to carry out a cost/benefit study to help hospital… CONTINUE READING
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