Heather J. Martin, Providence St. Joseph Health
How to Merge Libraries in an Era of Hospital Mergers
Librarian shares insights from repeated centralizing in an ever-growing system
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Videos in Clinical Medicine
Placing a Lumbar Epidural Catheter
A lumbar epidural catheter may be used to induce anesthesia and analgesia. This video presents the indications for and contraindictions to the placement of a lumbar epidural catheter, the necessary equipment, the relevant anatomy, and placement technique.
Quick Take Video
Edoxaban for Cancer-Associated Venous Thromboembolism
Daily injection with low-molecular-weight heparin is the recommended treatment for cancer-associated venous thromboembolism; the safety and efficacy of direct oral anticoagulants have not been established. New research findings are summarized in this short video. Full study: http://nej.md/2B733Bk Watch more Quick Take videos: http://nej.md/quick-take