Keyword: Antimicrobial resistance

OR Management Digital Edition - Fall 2020

The Fall 2020 Digital Edition of OR Management News

Oral, IV Acetaminophen Equally Effective for Rib Fracture in Elderly

New Orleans—Elderly trauma patients, an ever-increasing population, may experience just as much pain control from oral medication as from IV acetaminophen, according to new research....

Study Quantifies Time Spent on Electronic Health Records

Ask any surgeon how much time they spend on their hospital’s electronic health record and the answer is likely to be the same: too much....

Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection: Predicting Mortality and Limb Loss

Known colloquially as “flesh-eating bacteria,” necrotizing soft tissue infections carry significant morbidity and mortality, but the risk for death is dropping, according to data presented...