Thriving Through Our Professional Connections
Addressing the Problem of Obesity
The Bariatric Patient: An Overview of Perioperative Care
Enhancing Nursing Care by Understanding the Bariatric Patient's Journey
Bariatric Surgery: Three Surgical Techniques, Patient Care, Risks, and Outcomes
Review of Nutritional Guidelines for Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery
The Weight Is Over: RN First Assisting Techniques for Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy
The Role of the Nurse and the Preoperative Assessment in Patient Transitions
Winning the War on Surgical Site Infection: Evidence-Based Preoperative Interventions for Total Joint Arthroplasty
Comparing New-Technology Passive Warming Versus Traditional Passive Warming Methods for Optimizing Perioperative Body Core Temperature
Timely Patient Discharge From the Ambulatory Surgical Setting
Preparing for a Magnet Site Visit
Celebrating Colleagues and Their Efforts to Maintain a Culture of Safety
Clinical Issues—August 2015
Evidence appraisal of Morehouse D, Williams L, Lloyd C, et al. Perioperative hypothermia in NICU infants: its occurrence and impact on infant outcomes.
EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES
CYP450 Drugs: Expect the Unexpected
Implementing practices to prevent perioperative hypothermia
Understanding why sick clinicians risk patient health
CDC updates recommendations for patients with MERS-CoV
Functional capacity predicts surgical patient mortality
Pneumonia pathogens not detectable in most cases
Health care workers fail to remove PPE properly
New resource for preventing perioperative hypothermia
Perioperative considerations for children with obstructive sleep apnea
Mentoring the novice OR nurse