Successful interventions to reduce first-case tardiness in Dutch university medical centers: Results of a nationwide operating room benchmark study

Elizabeth van Veen-Berkx*, Sylvia G. Elkhuizen, Cor J. Kalkman, Wolfgang F. Buhre, Geert Kazemier

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22 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)949-959
JournalAmerican Journal of Surgery
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2014


  • Operating room
  • First-case tardiness
  • Utilization
  • Economic impact
  • Performance indicators
  • Benchmarking

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