Where to stand during induction

  1. Hi fellow OR nurses!
    Do you make a point to stand on a specific side of the patient during induction? Have your anesthesiologists asked you to stand somewhere specific - right or left side?
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  3. by   jeckrn
    right side
  4. by   WhoDatWhoDare
    Patient's right side
  5. by   klangelo
    usually the patient's right side. But if the patient has an IV on that side and the anesthesiologist is pushing meds there, I will just go to the other side to assist if needed.