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April 12-13, 2014 Chicago T</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=4"> Volume 77, Number 11 November 2013 </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=5"> January 24-26, 2014 | hilton anatole | dallas, te</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=6"> observations COperating Outside the Box Cases </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=7"> Examiners (now the Texas Board of Nursing) create</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=8"> administrative update Why Words Matter </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=9"> 6) Sounds and texture matter: Great speech write</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=10"> CEO report Away From the O.R., and Closer to the</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=11"> Of particular concern for us is that often m</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=12"> NORA: Non-O.R. Anesthesia Charlotte </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=13"> </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=14"> Not Them, Not Us, But We: The Importance of </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=15"> Teamwork in the NORA Environment </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=16"> Continued from page 13 Since the NORA environm</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=17"> ASA CORPORATE SUPPORTER PROGRAM ASA</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=18"> Top 50 Concerns, Questions From Anesthesia Techs </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=19"> and Comments for Alternate Site Anesthesia </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=20"> Anesthetic Scavenging Outside the O.R. </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=21"> This concern led to the implementation of</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=22"> A Trip to a Foreign Land: Interventional Neurorad</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=23"> save all parties time and trouble. The big advant</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=24"> Continued from page 21 anesthesiologist should p</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=25"> There’s still time… …to enrol</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=26"> the night of the storm Jerome Lax, M.D. I drove</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=27"> necessary. It is a luxury of the late 20th and no</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=28"> Continued from page 25 patient care was delivere</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=29"> ent Safety:y Paticeosntthreibsuiotilongs </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=30"> 2013 AIMS Market Update Jerry Stonemetz, M.D. Th</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=31"> Table 1: AIMS Vendors Vendor URL General Elec</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=32"> Continued from page 28 as a percentage of total </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=33"> 11_2013 SEE Ads.indd 1 EXCELLE</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=34"> Perioperative Stress Dose Steroids: Is It Really </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=35"> perioperative period), which subsequently became </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=36"> Continued from page 33 It is suggested that su</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=37"> In summary, stress dose steroid administra</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=38"> ASA Responds to Premarket Approval for SEDASYS® </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=39"> Never stop learning! Take direction from the new</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=40"> Labors of Love Kathryn E. McGoldrick, M.D. Born</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=41"> Sadly, our beloved Patrick died of lung cancer </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=42"> Detailed </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=43"> Mechanical causes of arrest – tension pneumot</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=44"> Anesthesiology Continuing Education ACE Questio</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=45"> Train Staff on Sedation and Analgesia ASA's Seda</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=46"> committee news Finding New Ways to measure pai</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=47"> Figure 1: Defense and Veterans Pain Rating Scale </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=48"> Continued from page 45 Unidimensional pain sc</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=49"> Self-Education and Evaluation SEE Question Acco</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=50"> committee news One of the many purposes of the C</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=51"> MAY 31 - JUNE 3 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN 2014 Euroanaest</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=52"> practice management you can't afford not to be h</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=53"> Main PRACTICE MANAGEMENT Conference: Friday, Janu</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=54"> News From the Frontlines state beat Jason Hanse</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=55"> Physician anesthesiologists holding elected lea</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=56"> subspecialty news SCA Adds Anesthesia Module to </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=57"> physician-operated clinical database to provide g</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=58"> residents' review Start With ‘Why’ and See Where</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=59"> So given that framework, what opportunities a</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=60"> asa news Call for Part 2 Examiner Nominations </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=61"> Nominations Period Opens November 15 for 2015 Com</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=62"> letters to the editor Let’s Not Forget Who Broug</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=63"> Reply to Dr. Gayes On behalf of the ASA Task F</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=64"> FAER Report The Special Role of the Anesthesiol</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=65"> Support the Future of Anesthesiology </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=66"> NEWSLETTER 2013 Classified Advertising POSITIONS</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=67"> Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia Portfolio </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=68"> Ensure accurate coding, submit compliant claims, </a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 69" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=69"> NOVEMBER 2013 ASA NEWSLETTER Perioperative Stress</a> <a title="November 2013 ASA Newsletter page 70" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/45e46223?page=70"> 17. Zaghiyan K, Melmed G, Murrell Z, Fleshner P. </a>