2013 Media Clips - American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)

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August 26, 2013
Deb Hand Hygiene Blog
Hand Hygiene in Hospitals Has Gone Too Far

Hand Hygiene in Hospitals Has Gone Too Far

August 24, 2013
Fox News
Cyber Threat to Medical Devices

August 22, 2013
Drug Oxytocin May Contribute to Postpartum Bleeding, Researchers Find

August 21, 2013
Mount Sinai Hospital News
Study Finds Use of Labour-Augmenting Drug for Extended Time May Contribute to Reduced Effect in Controlling Postpartum Bleeding

Science Daily
Uterine Blood May Not Return to Mother’s Circulation After Delivery by C-Section

August 14, 2013
Fox News
Heart Health

August 7, 2013
SmartTots Announces Recipients of Pediatric Anesthesia Research Grants

August 6, 2013
Fox News
Could Genetic Testing Help Doctors Treat Pain More Effectively?

August 4, 2013
Fox News
Senior Health

August 1, 2013
Anesthesiology and Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Patient Safety Challenge

July 29, 2013
Reuters Health
Back Pain Treatment Often Not in Line With Guidelines

July 25, 2013
Study Finds That Higher-frequency Electric Current Stimulation of the Spinal Cord Reduces Pain Faster

July 22, 2013
Fox News
Discovery of the Obese Gene

July 18, 2013
Medical Daily
HypnoBirthing: More Kate Middleton Hype or an Effective Natural Childbirth Technique?

July 11, 2013
Twenty Top Generic Drugs Delayed by Industry Payoffs

The Willis Report/Fox News
Do Diet Sodas Make You Fat?

July 8, 2013
The Hill's Congress Blog
Physician Anesthesiologists Are Fighting for Quality Care and Patient Safety

Wall Street Journal
New Medical Findings

July 6, 2013
Fox News
Asiana Flight 777

July 2, 2013
The Ledger
Nurse Anesthetists Don't Measure Up

July 1, 2013
American Medical News
How Med Schools Will Spend Innovation Grants

Crain's Detroit Business
New Medical Society Prez Elmassian Talks Education, Cost-reductions, Obamacare

Wall Street Journal
Don’t Lean Too Hard on Those Huge Projected Numbers

July 2013
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Anesthesia Alert: Anesthesia for the Pregnant Patient

July 2013
An End to Pain

June 29, 2013
RTT News
Risk of Heart Attack Not Increased by Laughing Gas

June 26, 2013
Laughing Gas Gets a Safety Check

June 24, 2013
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Laughing Gas Doesn’t Promote Heart Attacks

June 22, 2013
Los Angeles Times
A Big Push for a Different Birthing Experience

June 21, 2013
MedPage Today
No Hike in Peri-Operative MI Risk with Laughing Gas

Jay Epstein: Caution is Key in Changing Health Care

June 20, 2013
Laughing Gas Doesn’t Boost Heart Attack Risk

Only My Health
Laughing Gas is Safe for Heart Patients

Use of Longer-acting Anesthetic Shows No Difference in Duration of Hospitalization

June 19, 2013
Medical Daily
Calming Concerns, Laughing Gas Does Not Increase Heart Attack Risk

Science Codex
Laughing Gas Does Not Increase Heart Attacks

June 18, 2013
Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology Expands Online Collection

June 11, 2013
Doctors Lounge/HealthDay
New, More Efficient Blood-Ordering Guidelines Issued

June 7, 2013
Dothan Eagle
Dothan Physician Elected to State Medical Association

Press Democrat
On the Move

June 6, 2013
New York Times
The Continuing Debate Over Health Costs

June 2013
OR Manager
Pain and Patient Experience: A Business Partnership

May 29, 2013
Family Focused C-Sections

May 27, 2013
Laughing Gas for Labor is No Laughing Matter

May 24, 2013
Business Record
Honors and Awards: Week of May 24

May 23, 2013
Researchers Develop New Guidelines to Govern Amount of Blood Ordered for Surgical Patients
Study Suggests That Data From New Electronic AIMS Can Be Used to Assess Surgical Procedure

May 22, 2013
Chicago Tribune
Waking Up to Anesthesia: What Happens When You Go Under?

Health Canal
Common Brain Processes of Anesthetic-induced Unconsciousness Identified

MedPage Today
Transfusions: Hopkins Issues New Guidelines

Science Daily
Important Genetic Factors That Could Influence Survival in Sepsis Patients

The Scientist Magazine
A Common Path to Unconsciousness

May 21, 2013
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Robo-Anesthesia: ASA Reacts to FDA’s Sedasys Approval

May 20, 2013
BioNews Texas
Gov. Perry Appoints Eight Members to the Texas Medical Board

May 19, 2013
Fox News
Fast Food Versus Family Style

Knoxville Daily Sun
Former Knoxville Man Installed as TMA President

May 13, 2013
Your Houston News
Gov. Perry Appoints Eight to Texas Medical Board

May 5, 2013
Fox News
Skyrocketing Suicide Rates

May 2, 2013
A New Approach to Treating Chronic Pain

April 30, 2013
Becker’s ASC Review
Study: Neuraxial Anesthesia Better for Hip, Knee Arthroplasty

Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Two New Resources for Surgical Fires Prevention
Anesthesia Type Affects Joint Surgery Outcomes

April 26, 2013
Daily Herald
Anesthesiologists Break Ground on Schaumburg HQ

Daily Tribune, Lansing State Journal, Macomb Daily
Patients Deserve Right to Know Who Is Treating Them

April 25, 2013
Study: Regional Anesthesia Associated With Fewer Postoperative Complications in Orthopedic Surgery Patients

April 24, 2013
BU Today
Unexpected Awakenings

April 21, 2013
Ottawa Citizen
How an Operating Room Innovation at the Ottawa Hospital Helped Trim Wait Times

April 18, 2013
Anesthesiologists Are Victims of Their Own Success

April 16, 2013
Why You Could Wake Up During Surgery

April 6, 2013
Fox News
Dental Danger

April 2013
The Atlantic
Raising Awareness

March 30, 2013
Dominion Post
Doctors Day: So Many to Still Recognize

March 29, 2013
Fox News
Dr. Nina Radcliff Cancer Treatment Olive Oil

March 21, 2013
Study Examines Impact of Child Behaviors on Children’s Coping and Distress After Surgery

March 17, 2013
I Am a Doctor, But Not Like the Kind on TV

March 14, 2013
Toronto Sun
Fewer Patients Regain Consciousness Under Anesthesia Than Thought: Study

March 12, 2013
Los Angeles Times
Patient Awareness During Surgery is Rare, Physician Report

Science Codex
New Survey Reports Low Rate of Patient Awareness During Surgery

Nurse Anesthetists Would Need ‘Supervision’ Under Bill Moving Through House

March 5, 2013
Technology Review
Researchers Identify States of Unconsciousness with EEG Data

March 4, 2013
Becker’s ASC Review
ASA Promotes Annual Patient Safety Awareness Week

Press of Atlantic City
Dr. Nina Radcliff/Health-reform Law Left Out Funding for More Doctors

Yahoo! News
American Society of Anesthesiologists Names Manuel E. Bonilla as Chief Advocacy Officer

March 2, 2013
Residency Programs for Doctors Need Funding

March 1, 2013
1,273 online and 37 print media outlets
Three Tips to Make Your Hospital Stay Safer

February 26, 2013
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Epidurals Best Wound Infusions in Pain Study

February 22, 2013
Wall Street Journal
The Experts: Are Medical Residents Dangerously Exhausted

February 19, 2013
Anesthesiology and the Heart: Working Together for the Best Outcomes

February 15, 2013
Los Angeles Times
Letters: More Bang for Your Medical Buck

February 13, 2013
Becker’s ASC Review
ASA Opposes Proposed FDA Changes to Opioid Labels

February 6, 2013
Is Medicaid Expansion the Right Move for Michigan?

January 28, 2013
Fox News
Link Between Memory Loss and Sleep in Older People

January 21, 2013
1,279 online media outlets
Chronic Pain Sufferers Urged to Seek Safe Relief From Pain Physicians

Press of Atlantic City
Dr. Nina Radcliff/Bill Has Right Prescription for Compounding Pharmacies in N.J.

January 15, 2013
Fox News
Reports of Shortages Flu Vaccine

New Year’s Resolution: Get Healthy to Improve Surgical Outcomes

January 12, 2013
New Reflections/Voice America
This Won’t Hurt a Bit. Anesthesia Options

January 8, 2013
Common Health
What’s a ‘Natural Cesarean’ and How Natural Is It?

Preparing for Surgery: What Patients Over 65 Years Old Should Know

January 4, 2013
Becker’s ASC Review
6 ASC Characteristics That Matter to Anesthesiologists

Medical Daily
Oxytocin Helps Women Recover From Pain After Delivery

January 3, 2013
HealthDay/U.S. News & World Report
Love Hormone May Aid Women’s Recovery After Childbirth

January 2013
Galloway Patriot
Dr. Nina Radcliff

Winter 2013
New Jersey Lifestyle Online
Flu Mania

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