Humor and Jokes

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Behind Closed Doors: Surgical Superheroes

Imagine what we could do if we had extraordinary powers.

Posted 07/05/17 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | Post a comment

Behind Closed Doors: Slight Exaggerations

Surgical sayings that stretch the truth just a bit.

Posted 06/19/17 | Post a comment

Behind Closed Doors: Who Are We to Judge Our Patients?

You'll never know the depth of their scars, so try a little tenderness.

Posted 05/08/17 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | 1 comment

Behind Closed Doors: Does This Stuff Ever Happen to You?

Or am I the only lucky one to experience these OR oddities?

Posted 04/06/17 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | 8 comments

Behind Closed Doors: The Case of the Missing Probe

Nurses pocket things for safe keeping, not to steal and sell.

Posted 03/15/17 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | 1 comment

Cutting Remarks: Forgiveness: Don't Leave Home Without It

Carrying around old hurts robs us of happiness, joy and energy.

Posted 03/15/17 | John D. Kelly, IV, MD | 8 comments

Behind Closed Doors: The Not-So-Golden Olden Days

A look back at a simpler — but not necessarily better — time in the OR.

Posted 01/31/17 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | Post a comment

Cutting Remarks: Live Your Bliss

Reclaim your passion and do what makes your heart sing.

Posted 01/31/17 | John D. Kelly, IV, MD | Post a comment

Behind Closed Doors: Are We Conditioned Like Pavlov's Dogs?

How surgical nurses reflexively respond to the sounds of surgery.

Posted 01/09/17 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | 2 comments

Cutting Remarks: The OHIO Rule in the OR

Imagine surgical flow with fewer instrument exchanges.

Posted 01/09/17 | John D. Kelly, IV, MD | Post a comment

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