Recent Articles

March 17, 2015 12:00 pm
Jeff Reinke, editorial director
When it comes to the rate of improvement and volume of upgrades, perhaps no single technology has seen as much progress as OR visualization technologies. The questions that remain for the surgical community stem from decisions on whether or not to seek the immediate upgrade or wait for the next improvement in six to 12 months.
March 16, 2015 2:53 pm
Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director
The third in a series of looks at the most significant technology topics impacting the OR and influencing the future of surgery.
March 13, 2015 12:39 pm
Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director
The second in a series of looks at the most significant technology topics impacting the OR and influencing the future of surgery.
March 13, 2015 12:17 pm
Interview by Jeff Reinke, editorial director
Dr. Clifford W. Colwell sat down with Surgical Products to offer some additional perspective on the use of a mobile compression device to combat VTE, or blood clots, following hip and knee replacement surgeries.
March 12, 2015 2:24 pm
Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director
The first in a series of articles looking at the most significant technology topics impacting the OR and the future of surgery.
March 11, 2015 12:57 pm
Jordan Rau, Kaiser Health News
Nationally, the hospital industry has improved in all the areas the surveys required by Medicare track, including how clean and quiet their rooms are and how well doctors and nurses communicate. But hundreds of hospitals have not made headway in boosting their ratings, federal records show.
March 10, 2015 1:07 pm
Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director
This photo showcases a fully-constructed operating room that Steris has on display to help attendees appreciate the surgical equipment, monitors and other products that they have identified as key in keeping pace with procedural demands and patient needs.
March 10, 2015 1:00 pm
Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director
A look at how new pharmaceutical developments could help improve patient comfort and post-operative results.
March 9, 2015 1:06 pm
Boston University Medical Center
Healthcare spending is at an all-time high in the U.S., yet young African-American men see little benefit, according to Boston Medical Center (BMC) researchers' Viewpoint commentary published in the current issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).
March 6, 2015 1:17 pm
Jeff Reinke, Editorial Director
Some strong insight on how sticking to the basics of infection prevention can protect surgical staff and patients from the effects of HAIs.
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