Table of Contents
Anesthesia Alert: Are You Using Ultrasound to Its Full Potential?
How it's transforming anesthesia and perioperative care.
A Sharps Safety Program Even OSHA Could Love
Inspectors lauded our efforts to limit needlesticks and cuts.
Ask the Etiquette Doctor: Which Side Does the Fork Go On Again?
Here's an easy way to remember which utensils to use.
Behind Closed Doors: Things That Make You Go Hmmm
I don't stay in one OR for long, but I don't miss much while I'm there.
Business Advisor: Your Crash Course in Case Costing
Replace expensive surgical supplies with less costly alternatives.
Cutting Remarks: Open Season for Vendors in Our ORs
Scenes from the sales frenzy that was our video camera evaluation.
Editor's Page: The Father of Ambulatory Surgery
Paying tribute to Dr. Wally Reed, outpatient surgery's true pioneer.
How to Create a Latex-Safe Facility
Rather than trying to rid your facility of latex, treat all your staff and patients as if they have a latex allergy.
Infection Prevention: What's Up With TASS?
Incidences are on the decline, but there's still work to be done.
Medical Malpractice: Strengthen Your Risk-Management Program
Limit your liability and reduce losses if and when an incident occurs.
Ophthalmic Microscopes Leap Forward
5 new features that will make life better for surgeons and patients.
Product News: Google Glass Coming to an OR Near You
Could the wearable computer be surgery's next big thing?
The Case for Standardizing Skin Preps
The opportunity to reduce infections is just one of several benefits.
What's New in ENT Navigation Systems?
These GPS-like devices help surgeons navigate through the nose using a 3D map created from CT scans.
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