Association of periOperative Registered Nurses
The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) is the leader in advocating for excellence in perioperative practice and healthcare.
The International Federation of Perioperative Nurses (IFPN)
We are a global organization dedicated to actively promoting perioperative nursing. The International Federation of Perioperative Nurses supports perioperative nurses working towards globally improving patient care by promoting safe surgery and evidence- based best practice standards, through research and education in collaboration with member organizations and other relevant collaborators.
INTRODUCTION. At least 50 percent of patients undergoing surgery take medications on a regular basis .Clinicians often must decide if chronic medications should be continued in the perioperative period.
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The Perioperative Medicine Consult Handbook: 9783319093659 ...
From the book reviews: This book discusses the specific preparations and considerations of patients who require surgical intervention. The audience includes clinicians who routinely care for surgical patients, and the book s reliance on the literature makes it invaluable for residents, attendings, and support staff who are involved in caring for patients in the perioperative period.
2014 ACC/AHA Guideline on Perioperative Cardiovascular ...
2014 ACC/AHA Guideline on Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation and Management of Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery
UCLA Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine
UCLA Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine provides world-class patient care, improves pain control and seeks to reduce overuse of opioid medications
VASG Perioperative Pain Management - Part 2
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INTRODUCTION. The goals of perioperative pain management are to relieve suffering, achieve early mobilization after surgery, reduce length of hospital stay, and achieve patient satisfaction.
Perioperative Bridging Anticoagulation in Patients with ...
BackgroundIt is uncertain whether bridging anticoagulation is necessary for patients with atrial fibrillation who need an interruption in warfarin treatment for an elective operation or other ...