What Do Operating Room Nurses Do? - page 11

by BethCNOR

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The RN specializing in Perioperative Nursing practice performs nursing activities in the preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative phases of the patients' surgical experience. Based on the Standards and Recommended... Read More


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    It is hard to pass judgement on nurses on the OR who may leave someone exposed for a period of time while attending to others. It takes a strong patient advocate to put the needs of the MD's and others on the team behind the patient. Each nurse is different and must explain their rationale for doing things in the manner they do. While it may seem inappropriate, we don't know all the particulars. It is easy to be an armchair quarterback in these forums.
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