Surgical instruments and dressings: an information service.Br Med J 1975; 4 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.4.5994.448 (Published 22 November 1975) Cite this as: Br Med J 1975;4:448
- M H Lakie,
- A R McElroy
A regional information service on surgical equipment, instruments, and dressings is proposed that would be staffed by information scientists. It would appreciably reduce the time spent on administration and make the buying of equipment more efficient. Such a service could be extended to all health service staff.