November 2017: Perioperative Nurse Week & RNFA Pancreatic Cancer Resources

November 2017 • Volume 10, No. 11 From the Editor First, Perioperative Nurse Week is Nov. 12-18. Kudos to all our OR nurse readers! This is a great time to show your appreciation to other OR nurses and shine a light on the field of perioperative nursing in your local community. Check out AORN’s suggestions here. … Continue reading “November 2017: Perioperative Nurse Week & RNFA Pancreatic Cancer Resources”

September 2017: Prostrate Surgery Resources for RNFAs

September 2017 • Volume 10, No. 9 From the Editor September is National Prostate Health Month. In the USA, about 180,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer each year, and almost 26,000 die from it. Early detection is the key to successful treatment There are a number of prostate health issues to be aware of, but since … Continue reading “September 2017: Prostrate Surgery Resources for RNFAs”

August 2017: The New Face of Elective, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery

August 2017 • Volume 10, No. 8 From the Editor According to the 2016 Plastic Surgery Statistics Report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (1), there were 1.7 million cosmetic surgical procedures in the US in 2015, up 4% from the year before.  Americans spent more than $16 billion on cosmetic plastic surgeries and minimally … Continue reading “August 2017: The New Face of Elective, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery”