Archive June 2006 VII, No. 6

Features

If I Could Redo My OR
What would you change? Here's the wish list from our latest reader survey.

Helping Your Surgeons Select Safety Scalpels
How to choose the device that delivers performance without compromising technique.

The Future of Cataract Surgery
Ophthalmologists talk about what you should expect to see in eye rooms over the next five years.

12 Tips for More Efficient Arthroscopy
Practical ideas for a smoother-running arthroscopy operation.

Take Our Electrosurgery Safety Quiz
Six questions to test your knowledge of thermal injury prevention.

What's New in Minimally Invasive Surgery
A report from the exhibit hall at the Society for American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons' annual meeting.

How to Head Off Deep Vein Thrombosis
Evidence-based guidelines for determining patient risk and whether to use manual, mechanical or pharmacologic measures.

Departments

Editor's Page
Living With a Poorly Designed Surgical Center

This Just In
Big freeze to end for specialty hospitals?

Ideas That Work
Double-check lab specimens

Staffing
Base Pay Raises on Individual Merit

Legal Update
Protect Against Workplace Harassment and Discrimination Claims

Safety
Turn Fire Safety Into a Friendly Competition

Coding & Billing
Billing for Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

Business Advisor
Making Your Negotiations More Produc

Medical Malpractice Quiz
The Allegation That Wouldn't Go Away

Product News
Automated Instrument Tracking Systems

Behind Closed Doors
And I Quote...

June 2006

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