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Stay up-to-date with the latest in evidence-based, clinical best practices through the award-winning, peer-reviewed AORN Journal. Available in timely, easy-to-read print, electronic, and mobile formats.
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June 2020 Issue
This June issue features articles on implementing recommendations from the AORN “Guideline for prevention of hypothermia,” integrating virtual human technology into perioperative simulations, understanding perioperative communication patterns, developing a summer perioperative nursing practicum for baccalaureate students, strategies to reduce specimen errors, and more!
Journal CE Article Titles
- Guidelines in Practice: Hypothermia Prevention
- Safety First: A Multidisciplinary Approach for Reducing Lost Surgical Specimens
- Clinical Issues—June 2020
- Using Virtual Human Technology in Perioperative Team Training Simulations
- A Network Analysis of Perioperative Communication Patterns
- Developing a Summer Perioperative Nursing Practicum for Baccalaureate Students
The July 2020 issue
The July 2020 issue has a special focus on sterile processing and features articles on instrument manufacturing, collaboration between central sterile processing and hospital epidemiology and infection control, relocating sterile processing off-site, safe patient handling and movement, and more!
AORN Journal CE Articles
Stay Current, Meet Requirements, Earn CEs
Searching for quality education? Preparing for recertification? AORN Journal Continuing Education (CE) articles feature a variety of perioperative topics, from sterilization and guideline implementation to prevention of sentinel events and infection prevention, as well as online evaluations with immediate test results!
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Help improve the quality of content in the AORN Journal by serving as a peer reviewer. Access the resources you need to get started today, including tutorials, guidelines, and more.