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The Art of the IV Start - December 2014 - Subscribe to Outpatient Surgery Magazine

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6 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 | D E C E M B E R 2 0 1 4 FEATURES 48 COVER STORY The Art of the IV Start Slide in smoothly with first-stick success, even on barely visible and rolling veins. Dan O'Connor | Editor-in-Chief 58 Are Continuous Nerve Blocks Worth the Trouble? The benefits of pain catheters outweigh the drawbacks. Vincent P. Kasper Jr., MD 64 The Hard Costs of SSIs Preventing post-op infections is more cost-effective than treating them. Marin L. Schweizer, PhD 70 Is Your Sharps Safety Toolkit Complete? The most common sharps injuries — and what you need to prevent them. Kendal Gapinski | Associate Editor 88 Are Your Room Turnovers Up to Par? Is the need for speed forcing you to make these common mistakes? Kendal Gapinski | Associate Editor 96 New Angles in Glaucoma Treatment Minimally invasive approaches can have a major impact. David Bernard | Senior Associate Editor 102 Surgical Fire Q&A "Even though most surgical fires last only about 4 or 5 seconds," says fire safety expert Mark Bruley, CCE, "they change lives." Jim Burger | Associate Editor 110 Choose the Right Headlight Surgeons shed light on the details that matter most. David Bernard | Senior Associate Editor 116 All Tissue Banks Are Not the Same 3 steps to ensure your grafts are safe and effective. Daniel Cook | Executive Editor What's New in Anesthesia Here are 11 problem-solving products sure to be on your anesthesia provider's wish list. Ashish Sinha, MD, PhD December 2014 | Vol. XV, No. 12 outpatientsurgery.net 77 www outpatientsurgery.net Outpatient S urgery D Do OR Cameras Violate HIPAA? p. 8 How to Rehab a Difficult Doc p. 24 Cool, New Anesthesia Products p. 45 Expert Q&A on Surgical Fires p. 60 December 2014 R Magazine Slide in smoothly with first-stick success, even on barely visible and rolling veins. P. 28 The Art of the IV Start The Art of the IV Start Proudly serving hospital, ASC and office-based surgical facility leaders for 14 years. Pamela Bevelhymer, RN, BSN cm

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