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Basics of Blocks - April 2014 - Outpatient Surgery Magazine

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9 4 O U T P AT 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 | A P R I L 2 0 1 4 W e're all aware of the dangers of perioperative hypothermia, and that active warming reduces complications and speeds discharges. But let's see how much you really know about the art and science of maintaining normothermia. How would you and your staff answer these 7 questions? P A T I E N T W A R M I N G Test Your Patient Warming Know-How Pamela Bevelhymer, RN, BSN PROACTIVE PRECAUTION Active warming is the most effective way to prevent unplanned periop- erative hypother- mia. Let's hear your answers to these 7 questions. Vallire Hooper, PhD, RN, CPAN, FAAN | Asheville, N.C. OSE_1404_part2_Layout 1 4/4/14 2:40 PM Page 94

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