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Secrets to Speedier Room Turnover - November 2013 - Outpatient Surgery Magazine

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Page 6 FEATURES 42 COVER STORY Did Corporate Partner Rig Share Prices? p. 18 November 2013 | Vol. XIV, No. 11 outpatientsurgery.net 64 The sooner you can start the next case, the better. Dan O'Connor | Editor-in-Chief 53 Learning to Love EMRs Life After the Neptune Recall p. 76 A Paula Watkins Thanksgiving p. 88 Outpatient Surgery www Secrets to Speedier Room Turnover Proudly serving hospital, ASC and office-based surgical facility leaders for 14 years. 5 Colonoscopy Game-Changers p. 44 November 2013 outpatientsurgery.net Magazine R Practical pearls so you can start the next case sooner. P 24 . Secrets to Speedier Room Turnover After a failed attempt at electronic recordkeeping, the second time was the charm for this surgery center. Leaving Las Vegas: A Look Back at ORX p. 7 Daniel Cook | Executive Editor 60 Your Equipment's Down — Now What? Readers share their best tips to get your equipment working again quickly and reliably. Dan O'Connor | Editor-in-Chief 76 5 Colonoscopy Game-Changers Several advances provide physicians with better views of more areas of the colon. Daniel Cook | Executive Editor 86 Advances in Arthroscopy The latest systems improve outcomes thanks to improved visualization and increased stability at the operative site. Daniel Cook | Executive Editor 92 Skin Preps: What's Your Standard of Care? Remove the guesswork so you can defend your choice in surgical skin antisepsis. Crystal Clear Linda R. Greene, RN, MPS, CIC Are your ORs filled with the latest imaging technologies? James Atkinson, MD 97 Want to Reduce Opioids? Consider the Alternatives Most patients do fine with a combination of analgesics and regional blocks. Jim Burger | Associate Editor 106 Killing Two Blurs With One Stone Is combined cataract-glaucoma surgery worth considering? David Bernard | Senior Associate Editor 110 5 Questions to Ask About Your Ophthalmic Microscope Here's how to ensure you make a wise purchase. 4 Warren J. Scherer, MD, PhD 116 How to Choose a Tourniquet Select a system that's safe and effective. Jim McEwen, PhD 6 O U T PAT I E N T S U R G E R Y M A G A Z I N E O N L I N E | N O V E M B E R 2013 C

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