Tag: Health care

The doctors, the nurses, and the anesthesia

This was taken from The New York Times: The Doctors, the Nurses and the Anesthesia Published: September 11, 2010 To the Editor: “Who Should Provide Anesthesia Care?” (editorial, Sept. 7) proposes allowing nurses to deliver anesthesia without the supervision of any doctor. Both of the studies cited to support this approach have been financed by the

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Putting #surgery patients at risk

Taken from the Denver Post: GUEST COMMENTARY Putting Surgery Patients at Risk By Daniel Janik The Denver Post POSTED: 09/09/2010 01:00:00 AM MDT There’s no relationship more intense than the one I have with my patients right before they undergo surgery. I carefully evaluate the patient to make sure they’re fit for anesthesia, then I render

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