Avoiding Common Anesthesia Errors

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Feb 16, 2012 - Medical - 704 pages
This pocket book succinctly describes 215 common, serious errors made by attendings, residents, fellows, CRNAs, and practicing anesthesiologists in the practice of anesthesia and offers practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these errors. The book can easily be read immediately before the start of a rotation or used for quick reference. Each error is described in a quick-reading one-page entry that includes a brief clinical scenario, a short review of the relevant physiology and/or pharmacology, and tips on how to avoid or resolve the problem. Illustrations are included where appropriate. The book also includes important chapters on human factors, legal issues, CPT coding, and how to select a practice.
 

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Contents

20o Always avoid the bad jobsmake sure you understand
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Always avoid the bad jobsreview the practices special funding
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CODING AND PAYMENTMAKE SURE
899
A detailed look at describing diagnoses using the International
905
Specific coding issues Norman A Cohen MD
915
20s Getting paid for anesthesia services Norman A Cohen MD
937
21o Medicare issues Norman A Cohen MD
943
What are the coding resources to help me code correctly?
950
A brief look at Medicaid and anesthesia
967
INDEx
977
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