N Engl J Med. 2010 Nov 11;363(20):1950-7
Authors: Cabot RC, Harris NL, Shepard JA, Rosenberg ES, Cort AM, Ebeling SH, Peters CC, Ring DC, Herndon JH, Meyer GS
A 65-year-old woman was admitted to the day-surgery unit of this hospital for release of a trigger finger of the left ring finger. A carpal-tunnel release was performed. After the procedure, the surgeon realized he had performed the wrong operation.
PMID: 21067387 [PubMed - in process]