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Monica Skeat
Has anyone experienced issues with nasal temp probe readings increasing 1-2 degrees during neuro endoscopic ...
Monica Skeat Category Equipment 6d
Kimberly Mitchell
I have a new surgeon to us and we are struggling to find the right positioning device for his ear microsurgery ...
Jennifer Eberle
Curious if anyone has ran across concerns with the use of electrocautery near hair with heavy product use or ...
Jennifer Eberle Category Equipment 25d
Christena George
I was wondering what other facilities do with regards to cysto carts. Our surgery staff maintains a cysto cart with ...
Christena George Category Equipment Aug '21

We have a Cysto cart for bedside. The unit that uses the Cysto cart is responsible to return the cart to SPD. Then SPD ...

Mary Todd
Has anyone had any experience using the Polaris 600 sold by Drager for their overhead lights? Can you tell me the ...
Mary Todd Category Equipment Aug '21
Tracey McElligott
I would like to know how others are decontaminating their phaco handpieces prior to sterilisation?
Tracey McElligott Category Equipment Aug '21
Karly Birch
With unprecedented temperatures in Seattle, we have had several issues with temperature and humidity ...
Karly Birch Category Equipment Jul '21

humidity levels in the OR

Mary Luberda
We recently purchased Neptune. Any AORN recommendations for suction settings on routine cases. Unfortunately, ...
Mary Luberda Category Equipment Jun '21
I am quite familiar with Neptunes, and are now in their 3rd generation. I usually confirm with the surgeon ...
Elizabeth Yates
I would like to know if you restring your instruments at the completion of the case or open them all prior to sending ...
Elizabeth Yates Category Equipment Jun '21
Heather Singleton
Hi, I was wondering if you all would be able to clarify something for me. I was always under the impression that a ...
Heather Singleton Category Equipment May '21
Our facility requires the "Surgeon" to do the H&P that discuss the surgical problem of the patient and the ...
Jennifer Durham
I have a question about the call light system in surgery. Our system is antiquated and in need of an update. All of our ...
Jennifer Durham Category Equipment May '21
cheryl davis
Hello, I was wondering if anyone is using elapsed time clock in their OR's? I do not see a regulatory requirement for ...
cheryl davis Category Equipment May '21
Michele Pearce
Hello! I am looking for information regarding the best practice for lending surgical instrumentation to other ...
Michele Pearce Category Equipment Apr '21
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We use a multiple copy form when sharing pans with facilities outside our main campus. Instruments shared ...
Randy Middledorf
Hello. I'm a first time poster. I manage a small OR and we recently purchased (2 years ago) a new camera system. One of ...
Randy Middledorf Category Equipment Apr '21
I find Stryker to have the best service. Their reps are trained so well in customer service and problem solving. ...
Emily Hardin
Hello! We just created a preop protocol order set that nurses can initiate when a patient arrives in the preop area. ...
Emily Hardin Category Equipment Apr '21
We use an extension piece with a "dial-a-flow." You adjust the rate but turning the dial to the number related to the ...

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