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Popular Surgeries Can Carry Risk of Being Burned

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[German] Das SAGES FUSE Programm: Ein Ansatz zur Vermeidung von Komplikationen im OP

SAGES Fuse Program and Dr. Dan Jones in Wall Street Journal Article

New curriculum aims to reduce hazards of energy devices in the OR

The SAGES FUSE program: bridging a patient safety gap

Structured simulation improves learning of the Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy™ curriculum: a multicenter randomized controlled trial.

Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy (FUSE): Closing a Gap in Medical Education

Surgeons have knowledge gaps in the safe use of energy devices: a multicenter cross-sectional study

Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy™ (FUSE): a on surgical energy-based devices

Impact of a hands-on component on learning in the Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy™ (FUSE) curriculum: a randomized-controlled trial in surgical trainees

Delayed Manifestations of Laparoscopic Bowel Injury

FUSE: A Surgeon’s Guide To Understanding Energy Devices

FUSE Manual

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Supporting Literature

    • FUSE blog DPS 2017 https://www.dps-medical.de/blog/das-fuse-programm/
    • Feldman LS, Fuchshuber P, Jones DB, Mischna J, Schwaitzberg SD; FUSE (Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy™) Task Force. Surgeons don’t know what they don’t know about the safe use of energy in surgery. Surg Endosc. 2012 Oct;26(10):2735-9. Epub 2012 Apr 27
    • Schwaitzberg SD, Jones DB.  Don’t get burned from lack of knowledge. Ann Surg. 2012 Aug;256(2):219-2
    • Feldman, Liane; Fuchshuber, Pascal; Jones, Daniel B.; The SAGES Manual on the Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy (FUSE). (Eds.) 2012, Springer Verlag NY, NY
    • Feldman LS, Brunt LM, Fuchshuber P, Jones DB, Jones SB, Mischna J, Munro MG, Rozner MA, Schwaitzberg SD; FUSE (Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy™) Task Force. Rationale for the Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy™ (FUSE) curriculum assessment: focus on safety.  Surg Endosc, In Press
    • Pascal Fuchshuber MD, Stephanie B Jones MD, Daniel B Jones MD, Liane S Feldman MD, Steven Schwaitzberg MD, Marc Rozner PhD, MD; Ensuring Safety in the Operating Room – The “Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy” (FUSE) Program. International Anesthesiology Clinics 2013, Vol 51, No 4, in press.
    • Akira Chikamoto et al. Surg Endosc 2016;30:1519-1522
      Heast Injury to the inferior vena cava by bipolar tissue sealer
    • Nicole T Townsend et al. Surg Endosc. 2016;30:1333-1336
      Unintended stray energy from monopolar instruments: beware the dispersive electrode cord

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Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy PG Course

Fundamental Use of Surgical Energy PG Course