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Anesthesiology News Post-operative Opioid-induced Respiratory Depression (POIRD)


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Covidien has partnered with Anesthesiology News to produce a special report highlighting the challenging clinical situation of post-operative opioid-induced respiratory depression (POIRD), which may be detected by implementing our monitoring technologies. The Special Report publication is available on-line and appeared in the October 2012 (ASA) issue of Anesthesiology News. The contributing faculty for this POIRD Special Report include Dr. Frank Overdyk, an anesthesiologist and patient safety advocate, Dr. Michael DeVita, a pioneer in Rapid Response Systems, and Chris Pasero, RN, a leading pain management specialist.