Educational value of morbidity and mortality (M&M) conferences: are minor complications important?

@article{Thomas2012EducationalVO,
  title={Educational value of morbidity and mortality (M&M) conferences: are minor complications important?},
  author={Marie K Thomas and Robert J McDonald and Eugene F. Foley and Sharon M. Weber},
  journal={Journal of surgical education},
  year={2012},
  volume={69 3},
  pages={326-9}
}
BACKGROUND Often, minor complications are not reported in morbidity and mortality (M&M) conference because they are considered insignificant to patient outcome. As part of an effort to improve the quality of the M&M conference, we sought to integrate a specific, focused intervention to improve the reporting of minor complications and to evaluate the perception of its educational value. MATERIALS AND METHODS To provide evidence-based training in recognizing, treating, and preventing minor… CONTINUE READING

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