Guidelines for Perioperative Practice 2020

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Author: AORN
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Publisher: Association of periOperative Registered Nurses
Publication Date: 2020
ISBN 10: 0939583062
ISBN 13: 9780939583065
eISBN: 9780011332031
Edition: 1st
Description:
This essential resource provides 33 evidence-based guidelines for all perioperative and invasive procedures. The 2020 edition includes an updated evidence model throughout and has been redesigned and enhanced for easier implementation of recommendations. Many accrediting bodies and state health agencies use the Guidelines for Perioperative Practice during their surveys making implementation of these guidelines critical to patient and workplace safety, managing risk, and survey readiness. The 2020 edition includes new versions of the following guidelines: Autologous Tissue Management Environmental Cleaning Hypothermia Packaging Systems Sharps Safety Surgical Attire Ambulatory Supplements are also included for the following guidelines: Medication Safety Radiation Safety Retained Surgical Items Safe Environment of Care, Part 1 Transmissible Infections Book is published with a paperback cover.
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