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Viewpoints: FDA Needs To Impose Limits On E-Cigarettes; Time To Defang The NRA, Address Gun Safety

Editorial pages look at these public health topics and others. Bloomberg: The FDA Wakes Up To The Danger Of E-Cigarettes Like a parent who’s just caught the kids vaping in the backyard, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has been jolted into realizing that electronic cigarettes are a problem. The agency’s wake-up call came in… Read More »

Why improving OR efficiency must address 3 issues with technology

Operating rooms are typically the largest revenue-generating areas within a hospital. And because they are resource-intensive, they are also one of the highest cost centers. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that OR efficiency plays a key role in a hospital’s financial performance. Consider, for example, the cost of an OR minute. A Journal… Read More »