Patient Management

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Patient Education Is Key to Reducing Opioids

When patients are involved in their recovery, they need less pain medication.

Posted 06/08/18 | JoEllen McBride, PhD | 2 comments

Boost Your Patients' Dietary Health Before Surgery

Use a simple checklist to screen for malnourishment.

Posted 06/08/18 | ThomasK.Varghese Jr., MD, MS | Post a comment

Give Your Patients the VIP Treatment

Treat patients like they're the only case of the day and watch your satisfaction scores soar.

Posted 05/08/18 | Daniel Cook, Executive Editor | 8 comments

When Is BMI Too High?

Using body mass index to predict operative risk.

Posted 04/09/18 | Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief | 1 comment

Eat, Drink and Be Healthy

Optimizing pre-op nutrition prepares patients for the physical stress of surgery, lowers risk of complications and improves clinical outcomes.

Posted 03/14/18 | Paul Wischmeyer, MD, EDIC | 6 comments

New Positions on Positioning

What's new in AORN's 2018 patient positioning guidelines.

Posted 02/09/18 | JoEllen McBride, PhD | 1 comment

Warming Up to Normothermia

A new CMS quality measure will require ASCs to track their ability to keep patients warm. Are you ready?

Posted 08/02/17 | Bill Donahue, Senior Editor | 1 comment

7 Efficiency-Boosting Anesthesia Products

These solutions help you move patients from pre-op to discharge as quickly and as safely as possible.

Posted 06/23/17 | Jim Burger, Senior Editor | Post a comment

The Quest for Patient-Pleasing Anesthesia

10 ways your anesthesia providers can boost patient satisfaction.

Posted 06/23/17 | Michael Reines, MD | Post a comment

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