Opinions and Editorials

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Editor's Page: Don't Flip Your Lid Over Surgeons in Skullcaps

The iconic symbol of surgery is at the center of a dress-code dustup.

Posted 09/09/16 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | 2 comments

Editor's Page: When Cost-Cutting Jeopardizes Patient Safety

Physician claims he was told to skimp on anesthesia to hasten discharge.

Posted 08/03/16 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: Compounding the Compounding Disaster

Was a callous disregard for people the Rx for medication contamination?

Posted 07/12/16 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: Changing of the Guard

When it's time to retire, will you train your replacement the right way?

Posted 06/02/16 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: The Dirty Secret to Recycling in the OR

You might have to go trash-picking to solve your red bag waste problems.

Posted 05/06/16 | Post a comment

Editor's Page: Prescription to Addiction?

We've gone from one extreme to the other with managing post-op pain.

Posted 04/06/16 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: Fired for Fighting for Patient Safety

Pre-admitting RN says hospital's call quotas jeopardized patient care.

Posted 03/10/16 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Editor's Page: Cures for Creaky Knees

Can new techniques restore battered knees to like-new condition?

Posted 02/10/16 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

Letters & E-mail

Posted 01/11/16 | Post a comment

Editor's Page: What a Ride It's Been for Nurse Nancy Burden

Looking back on the author of the pink bible's remarkable career.

Posted 01/11/16 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | Post a comment

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