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Advances in Video Imaging
The days of laparoscopic surgeons feeling as though they're operating through a straw are long gone.
Anesthesia Alert: Should You Stock Succinylcholine or Rocuronium?
Which should be your first choice for breaking a laryngospasm?
Arthroscopy's 3 Hidden Advances
These features have greatly benefited minimally invasive joint repair.
Behind Closed Doors: Were You Raised By an OR Nurse?
You can always tell when there's a nurse in the family.
Business Advisor: Shopping Smart for Capital Equipment
Yes, it's possible to upgrade your ORs without breaking the bank.
Coding & Billing: A Partial and Confusing List of Spine Codes
Your claims could include excluded and covered services.
Editor's Page: Say No to Surveillance Cameras in the OR
A proposed law would require ASCs and hospitals to install black boxes.
Flip This Room: The Value of Turnover Kits
Provide your staff with the supplies they need to clean and set up rooms.
Infection Prevention: It Pays to Irrigate the Abdominal Cavity
It's an often overlooked, highly effective way to prevent infection.
Medical Malpractice:EMRs Can Be Your Friend or Foe in a Lawsuit
Electronic medical records can trip you up in court.
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