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Anesthesia Alert: IV Ibuprofen Before Surgery Speeds Recovery
Study: It pays to modulate the body's stress response to surgery.
Business Advisor: 5 Supply-Saving Solutions
Reducing case costs frees up funds for investing in the future.
Editor's Page: 5 Stars for Physician Ownership
CMS star rating system finds physician-owned hospitals most satisfactory.
Get Patients to Pay Up
High-deductible plans put patients on the hook for thousands of dollars in out-of-pocket costs. It's now your job to collect it.
How Long Before Video Laryngoscopy Is the New Standard of Care?
With their consistently clear airway views, they make difficult intubations routine.
Looking to Accessorize Your Table?
Today's newest patient positioning attachments add versatility to any surface.
Medical Malpractice: Learning From a Fatal Medication Error
Prevent a medication mix-up at your facility through careful inspection.
Objects of Orthopedic Desire
An afternoon spent browsing the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons exhibit hall.
Products to Power Up Your Cataract Service
The latest advances in technology can contribute to optimal patient outcomes.
Ready for Difficult Colonoscopies?
The right tools and techniques can get you through unexpected problems.
Safety: Run Down Fire Risk Before Every Case
Fires are preventable if the OR team is aware of the risks.
Secrets of Our Busy Pain Management Center
Here's how we keep patients satisfied and our center humming.
Staffing: No Director of Nursing? No Problem
Spread managerial responsibilities throughout the staff.
Talking Points: 7 Must-Ask Questions in Any Negotiation
How to come out on top in your daily deal-making.
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