Opinions and Editorials

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Editor's Page: Are Your Surgeons Suffering in Silence?

The wear and tear of laparoscopy will take its toll on your doctors.

Posted 11/29/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: Those Who Are Bullied Bully Right Back

Now we know why the oppressed eat their young and each other.

Posted 11/02/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: A Day of Surgeries and Zero Opioids

Will alternative pain management techniques go mainstream?

Posted 10/04/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | 7 comments

Editor's Page: FDA's Forced Air Letter Seems a Little Forced

The FDA recommends you continue using 3M's forced-arm warmers.

Posted 09/08/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: When Quality Reporting Becomes Burdensome

Patient satisfaction surveys could be more trouble than they're worth.

Posted 07/05/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: Opening Up About Threat That Closed Down ASC

'I have a gun and I'm coming to shoot up the place, so be ready.'

Posted 06/19/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | 2 comments

Editor's Page: Make Surgical Smoke Evacuation Mandatory

Let's clear the air and address a major health hazard facing OR staff.

Posted 05/08/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | 1 comment

Editor's Page: More Questions Than Answers

The correct path is not always lighted and marked.

Posted 04/06/17 | 5 comments

Editor's Page: Putting Things Into Their Proper Perspective

A surgical fire, appropriate OR attire and UnitedHealth's empire.

Posted 01/31/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: Double Standard on Double-Booked Surgeries

If anesthesiologists can supervise multiple ORs, why can't surgeons?

Posted 01/09/17 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

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