Action Products, Inc. Attends the 2019 AORN EXPO

Thursday, March 14, 2019 4:13:10 PM America/New_York

The AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo will be held April 6-10, 2019 in Nashville, TN. This year's focus is Harmonized Care as the Key to Safety. It is the largest Gathering of Perioperative Professionals in the World with over 5,600 executives, directors, managers, staff nurses, and other perioperative professionals from around the world.

 

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Pressure Injury Prevention in Pediatrics

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 1:58:25 PM America/New_York

“Little is known about pressure ulcer prevention practice among pediatric patients,” Razmus and Bergquist-Beriger lamented just two years ago in Wound Management & Prevention. For one thing, the authors explained, risk factors for pressure ulcers are different for infants and children relative to adults. Instruments that have been used to identify pediatric risks include:

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For Our Smallest Patients, Right-Sizing Positioners Is Key

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 9:30:01 AM America/New_York

Pressure injury prevention depends, in large part, on right-sizing the products used to position patients during surgery. Pediatric positioning, our company founders realized early on, poses a unique challenge, and for that precise reason, Action Products created a comprehensive line of positioners designed specifically for neonates, infants, and children.

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Do These Simple Yoga Moves At Work!

Thursday, December 13, 2018 12:00:20 PM America/New_York

Reducing muscle tension is an important part of self-care for all healthcare professionals, especially OR nurses. Perioperative nurses often strain muscles in three stress-prone areas:  back, shoulders and neck.

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Positioning the Surgical Patient

Thursday, November 29, 2018 4:42:20 PM America/New_York

Safely positioning the patient for surgical procedures is a primary goal of the perioperative nurse and the entire surgical team. If the patient is not properly positioned, nerve damage may result.

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