Patient Management

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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

The Changing Face of Chronic Pain Management

The opioid epidemic is forcing pain physicians to put down their prescription pad and embrace interventional pain treatments.

Posted 06/19/17 | Diane Stopyra | 3 comments

Pre-warming: The Key to Preventing Hypothermia?

How soon you start warming patients could determine how quickly they're discharged from PACU.

Posted 03/15/17 | Bill Donahue, Senior Editor | Post a comment

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