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January 2020 Issue
Special Focus: AORN Pre-Conference
This January issue features special pre-conference coverage of the AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2020, including speaker interviews, exhibitor listings, and more. It also includes articles on caring for pediatric patients undergoing enucleation, using a gong to help increase engagement during the time-out process, teamwork during robotic-assisted surgery, recommendations for medication safety, and more!
CE Articles: FREE to AORN members
- An Overview of Retinoblastoma and Enucleation in Pediatric Patients
- Back to Basics: Medication Safety
- Clinical Issues—January 2020
- Using a Tibetan Gong to Increase Staff Member Engagement During Time Outs
- Anesthesia Professionals' Perspectives of Teamwork During Robotic-Assisted Surgery
- A Practical Guide to Performance Improvement: Change Acceleration Process and Techniques to Maintain Improvements
The February 2020 issue
The February 2020 issue features articles on family influences on patients’ decisions to undergo bariatric surgery, the influence of bullying on nursing practice errors, perioperative nursing implications for lymphedema and lymphovenous bypass, advances in the management of perioperative patients’ thirst, and more!
AORN Journal CE Articles
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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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