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<br /> <br /> <br /> ASA NEWSLETTER<br /> Reader Survey<br /> 2009<br /> The American Society of Anesthesiologists is conducting<br /> an ASA NEWSLETTER Reader Survey. The survey is easy<br /> to complete and will take approximately 5-10 minutes.<br /> All of your answers will be kept confidential, and<br /> the results will be used to make the publication<br /> even more responsive to your needs and interests.<br /> In appreciation for your taking the time to<br /> complete this survey, we will enter your name<br /> into a drawing to win an iPhone or one of two<br /> $100 American Express gift cards.<br /> Please visit www.asahq.org to take part in the survey.<br /> Volume 73,Number 7<br /> July 2009<br /> Editor<br /> Douglas R. Bacon, M.D.<br /> Associate Editors<br /> Doris K. Cope, M.D.<br /> N. Martin Giesecke, M.D.<br /> Assistant Editors<br /> Michael H. Entrup, M.D.<br /> Todd R. Gleaves, M.D.<br /> (Senior Resident Co-Editor)<br /> G<a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=1"> </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=2"> </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=3"> ASA NEWSLETTER Reader Survey 20</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=4"> Volume 73,Number 7 July 2009 Edit</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=5"> Looking for a new position or adding to your staf</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=6"> frofromthteheccroroww’s’snenestst The Right </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=7"> Title costs. 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Residents who have</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=26"> medical student component Medical Students: Come</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=27"> Call for Nominations for ASA Resident Component G</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=28"> practice management Untouchable No More: The Rec</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=29"> and/or co-pays. Taken together, this means that </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=30"> 2009 Summary of State Activities state beat Lis</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=31"> anesthesia, including post-operative medications </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=32"> Continued from page 29 direct reimbursement to o</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=33"> See how Medac can put the pieces together </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=34"> TMitaltech Recruitment From U.S. Medical Schools </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=35"> Title Figure 1: Total Recruitment Int</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=36"> TCointinlued from page 32 While interest, as meas</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=37"> Title Figure 4: Anesthesiology Positions Recrui</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=38"> Continued from page 34 low at 641, reflecting th</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=39"> Title Author Committee on On January 6, t Tabl</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=40"> Scientific and Educational Exhibits Andrew D. Ro</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=41"> ASA to Offer Wellness Screenings at Annual Meetin</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=42"> Advice on Respiratory Personal Protective Equipme</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=43"> Influenza Patients: on Trauma and Emergency Prepa</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=44"> Overseas Teaching Program Goes Global! Diann H. </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=45"> ASA-GHO: A Future of Change? </a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=46"> what’s new in ... The Committee on Electronic</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=47"> For many years, EMIT has represented ASA at meeti</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=48"> subspecialty news Past events of ASRA have consi</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=49"> to share information about fellowship application</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=50"> Continued from page 47 Carl Koller Research Awar</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=51"> Annual Meeting Deadlines Deadline for receipt of</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=52"> In MeMorIAM James P. Angiulo, M.D. Tucson, Arizo</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=53"> 1:1:1 Ratio Needs More Study We were surprised</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=54"> letters to the editor Continued from page 51 Tr</a> <a title="July 2009 ASA Newsletter page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/882091fc?page=55"> E.R. 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