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Assisting Techniques
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(Ciné-Med, 2008), 42 mins, 42 page(s)
This program teaches assistants how to provide quality support during surgery. It teaches how to flip and roll instruments, use the snip and strip technique, use a knife or fine forceps, exercise cautery finger and thumb control, and place retractors. The DVD offers video footage and demonstrations.
(Ciné-Med, 2008), 42 mins, 42 page(s)
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Environmental Sanitation and Terminal Cleaning
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(Ciné-Med), 26 mins, 26 page(s)
This DVD shows how to prevent operating room contamination. It demonstrates the principle of confine and contain, differentiates among preliminary, interim, and terminal cleaning, and discusses the areas within the OR that must be cleaned. AORN.
(Ciné-Med), 26 mins, 26 page(s)
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Laser Safety in the Perioperative Setting
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(Ciné-Med, 2011), 58 mins, 58 page(s)
This program examines the fundamental principles of laser-tissue interaction and looks at clinical applications of laser systems. It details a healthcare laser system and emphasizes the importance of proper safety procedures, including the use of personal protective equipment and adherence to smoke evacuation and...
(Ciné-Med, 2011), 58 mins, 58 page(s)
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Patient Safety in Obesity Surgery
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(Ciné-Med, 2006), 22 hours, 1320 page(s)
Addressing social and medical issues related to the obesity epidemic, this set explores growing concerns about weight loss surgery. It covers such topics as governmental issues, patient safety, medical evaluation, ways to assess the value of weight loss, the concept of paying for performance, patient healthcare co...
(Ciné-Med, 2006), 22 hours, 1320 page(s)
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Perioperative Patient Assessment
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(Ciné-Med, 2005), 27 mins, 27 page(s)
This program teaches how to perform perioperative assessments of patients to help them achieve desired surgical results. AORN.
(Ciné-Med, 2005), 27 mins, 27 page(s)
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Advanced Suture and Tying
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(Ciné-Med, 2008), 43 mins, 43 page(s)
This DVD demonstrates advanced stitches and explores new tying concepts. It covers such topics as flipping and rolling instruments, the one-handed surgeon’s knot, and tying around a clamp.
(Ciné-Med, 2008), 43 mins, 43 page(s)
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First Assisting Principles
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(Ciné-Med, 2008), 26 mins, 26 page(s)
This program examines surgery assisting principles, looking at body mechanics, mirroring the surgeon, and instrument selection. It covers such topics as using one’s voice, focusing on the field, traction and countertraction, and perfecting assisting skills.
(Ciné-Med, 2008), 26 mins, 26 page(s)
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Perioperative Nursing Care of the Patient Receiving Moderate Sedation/Analgesia
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(Ciné-Med), 26 page(s)
This program discusses the role and responsibilities of the nurse managing the care of patients receiving moderate sedation or analgesia. It considers the legal boundaries of state licensure and practice acts, examines specific medications and their dosages, and describes potential complications. AORN.
(Ciné-Med), 26 page(s)
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Preoperative Skin Antisepsis of the Surgical Patient
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(Ciné-Med, 2010), 27 mins, 27 page(s)
Explaining that the goal of preoperative skin preparation is to decrease the risk of postoperative wound infections, this program teaches how to remove soil and transient microorganisms from the skin and reduce the resident microbial counts to subpathogenic amounts. It presents the steps of preoperative skin prepa...
(Ciné-Med, 2010), 27 mins, 27 page(s)
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Prevention of Retained Surgical Items
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(Ciné-Med, 2011), 26 mins, 26 page(s)
Reviewing AORN recommended practices for sponge, sharp, and instrument counts, this DVD demonstrates techniques for practicing accurate surgical counts. It emphasizes the importance of implementing facility-specific count policies in order to insure patient safety and contribute to a successful operation. AORN.
(Ciné-Med, 2011), 26 mins, 26 page(s)
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