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The Guideline for Prevention of VTE is open for public comment June 20–July 20, 2017.    Comment Now


Individual Achievement Awards

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Journal Essentials is now available

Our new digital feature provides one page summaries of each month's AORN Journal articles.
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AORN Clarifies Scrub Cap Advice

AORN has prepared a statement to correct misinformation and clarify the guideline recommendations.
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Person of Interest: Eugene Mamaril

Answering his call to service for every perioperative patient at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
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Smoke Evacuation

Legislation Passes RI Senate.
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AORN Supports Public Reporting of Nurse Staffing Measures

Proposal to include nurse staffing measures in the IQR program.
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What Can You Do to Protect Your Staff and Patients from Surgical Smoke?

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The chemical, biological, and physical components of surgical smoke pose a health risk to your exposed perioperative team and patients. The AORN Go Clear Award program can help you eliminate surgical smoke from your OR and improve patient and worker safety.

27-30 unfiltered cigarettes: the average daily impact of surgical smoke to the OR team

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