November 21, 2023
I am commenting on the Recurrent Intraoperative Anesthesia Machine Malfunctions article that appeared in the October issue of the APSF newsletter. Our anesthesia machines have become increasingly…
Olanzapine as an add-on, pre-operative anti-emetic drug for postoperative nausea or vomiting: a randomised controlled trial
October 24, 2023
Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) is a common issue, affecting up to 40% of patients despite prophylactic measures based on risk factors and guidelines. High-risk PONV patients often require multiple…
October 9, 2023
Sign your name at the Fresenius Kabi booth at #ANES23, and $15 will be donated to the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation. Bring your friends and take home a free Polaroid!
Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) Publishes Featured Article “Obstetrical Patient Receives Ampule of Digoxin Instead of BUPivacaine for Spinal Anesthesia”
September 28, 2023
The Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP) published a featured article “Obstetrical Patient Receives Ampule of Digoxin Instead of BUPivacaine for Spinal Anesthesia” highlighting a medication error and safe practice recommendations.