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Stay up-to-date with the latest in evidence-based, clinical best practices through the award-winning, peer-reviewed AORN Journal. Available in timely, easy-to-read print, electronic, and mobile formats.
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April 2020 Issue
This April issue features articles on recommendations for selecting, wearing, and cleaning surgical attire; using simulation to educate team members on following a massive transfusion protocol during a hemorrhagic crisis; integrating a group game intervention to reduce preoperative anxiety levels of children and their parents; sustaining quality improvement initiatives in ambulatory surgery settings; and more!
CE Articles: FREE to AORN members
- Using Simulation-Based Education to Improve Team Communication During a Massive Transfusion Protocol in the OR
- Effectiveness of a Group Game Intervention in Reducing Preoperative Anxiety Levels of Children and Parents
- Implementing Daily Management Systems to Support Sustained Quality Improvement in Ambulatory Surgery Centers
The May 2020 issue
The May 2020 issue features a special report on infection prevention strategies and also includes articles on intraoperative irrigation, manually cleaning cannulated medical devices, relocating to a new OR suite, enhanced recovery after surgery for patients undergoing total hip or total knee arthroplasty, and more!
AORN Journal CE Articles
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Searching for quality education? Preparing for recertification? AORN Journal Continuing Education (CE) articles feature a variety of perioperative topics, from sterilization and guideline implementation to prevention of sentinel events and infection prevention, as well as online evaluations with immediate test results!
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