Explore the latest guideline updates on surgical attire. From what to wear in specific areas to keeping your gear clean. Discover key updates: team decisions on attire changes, lanyard use, and sanitizing personal electronics. A must-read for every surgical nurse aiming for top-notch infection prevention.
How to Prevent Pressure Injury, from Head to Toe
By: Periop Today
Pressure injuries can start in the OR on any patient
Putting a stop to pressure injuries
OR teams must take all the necessary PI-prevention steps at their disposal. Early assessments, preemptive positioning plans and awareness of potential problem spots are a recipe for success.
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