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August 2018: Back to School and Healthy Backs (Spines)

August 2018 • Volume 11, No. 8 From the Editor August is back-to-school month and spinal muscle atrophy awareness (SMA) month. Coincidence? We think not. Although many cases of SMA are diagnosed in infancy, back-to-school season is often the time when children get physical exams, and issues like SMA are identified. Read on for information … Continue reading “August 2018: Back to School and Healthy Backs (Spines)”

July 2018: Cleft & Craniofacial Surgery Resources for Perioperative Nurses

July 2018 • Volume 11, No. 7 From the Editor July is National Cleft & Craniofacial Awareness & Prevention Month (NCCAPM). This month-long observance was established by two advocacy organizations: AmeriFace and CleftAdvocate. It shines a light on individuals with facial differences and their families, whether those differences are present at birth or a result … Continue reading “July 2018: Cleft & Craniofacial Surgery Resources for Perioperative Nurses”

June 2018: Casual Summer Reading for Perioperative Nurses

June 2018 • Volume 11, No. 6 From the Editor Everybody in our perioperative working world seems to be working harder than ever—trying to keep up with more and more communications and respond to more and more demands. All that activity can be fun and rewarding, especially when we’re doing good work and having a … Continue reading “June 2018: Casual Summer Reading for Perioperative Nurses”