advertiser banner advertiser banner advertiser banner advertiser banner
Digital Issues

Archive >  December, 2012 XIII, No. 12

Cutting Remarks - Hanging Out at the Scrub Sink

You can learn a lot from the way someone performs the hand and arm scrub.

John Kelly, IV, MD

showcase your personal style AT THE SINK The scrub sink is a great place to showcase your personal style.

The scrub sink is a necessary rite of passage for the performance of surgery. My time at the scrub sink is an opportunity to collect my thoughts, focus on the case and become centered in the present moment. I do my best to marshal enough positive energy so when I hit the OR door, I become a beacon of optimism and cheerfulness. For others, the scrub sink means far more (or less):

 
Have an account? Please log in:
Email Address:
  Remember my login on this computer

DID YOU SEE THIS?
Airway Management

These Stylets Go Where No Video Laryngoscope Can

advertiser banner

Other Articles That May Interest You

Behind Closed Doors - Enjoy Your Stay

From luxury class to budget class, new options for surgical consumers.

Cutting Remarks: Hey, Who Let All These People in My Room?

With so many visitors allowed in, the OR can get awfully crowded.

Behind Closed Doors: Weathering the Surgical Forecast

Going to OR 1? Bring an umbrella.