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Welcome to our online searchable database of the Journal of Perioperative Practice (JPP) articles (1998 - present).

JPP is the official journal of the AfPP. It promotes perioperative practice through publishing literature reviews, research-based articles, topical discussions, advice on clinical issues, current news items and product information. The journal also encourages a sense of community among perioperative practitioners by providing a forum for debate.  Members and non-members can use our search facility. You can search by the article's title, a subject keyword or by author.

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Post anaesthetic care units in the Republic of Ireland: a survey of discharge criteria (PDF 432 Kb)

Published - 1 Feb 2007. Author - Josephine Hegarty and Aileen Burton.

Discharge readiness of patients from the post anaesthetic care unit
(PACU) is often determined by specific discharge criteria. This
quantitative, descriptive national study aimed to survey discharge
criteria used in the PACU. Data from 45 hospitals nation

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Concepts in Anatomy - The Musculo-skeletal System (PDF 182 Kb)

Published - 30 Jun 2000. Author - Clancy J, McVicar A, Williams M 2000.

This is the second of a series of articles based on Physiology and Anatomy, a homeostatic approach by John Clancy and Andrew McVicar. This article looks at the musculo-skeletal system, with particular emphasis on the spine. It identifies spinal deformitie

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Recovery nursing services ... An evolution (PDF 236 Kb)

Published - 31 Aug 2004. Author - Radford M 2003.

This article examines and charts the development of recovery services in the context of the social and scientific matrix of historical development. Such a reflection is important to gain an understanding of our future challenges and the direction that the

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Introducing student nurses to operating department nursing (PDF 158 Kb)

Published - 1 Dec 2006. Author - Heather Sampson.

The shortage of nurses is a major problem faced by the National Health Service. This also impacts on the shortage of theatre nurses where lack of recruitment and retention are threatening their existence (Montgomery 1997).Recruitment has not previously po

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Bone cement mixing - The Preparation of Bone Cement (PDF 199 Kb)

Published - 20 May 2008. Author - Eveleigh R 2001.

In this second in a series of four articles, Rebecca Eveleigh explains why it is essential for bone cement to be properly prepared, mixed and delivered.

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