FactFinders

The SIS Patient Safety Committee develops FactFinders to provide information about key patient safety issues. FactFinders explore and debunk the myths that surround patient safety issues.

All the FactFinders below are presented as a free public service.

Looking to also earn CME while you maintain, develop, or increase your knowledge? Visit the SIS SpineNet eLearning platform, where for a nominal fee, you can review the latest FactFinders and complete a post-test to earn 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

POTENTIAL CONTRAINDICATIONS TO PROCEDURES

PREVENTING PROCEDURE-RELATED COMPLICATIONS

PREVENTING INJECTATE-RELATED COMPLICATIONS


POTENTIAL CONTRAINDICATIONS TO PROCEDURES

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PREVENTING PROCEDURE-RELATED COMPLICATIONS

Physician Prep

Patient Prep

Sedation

  • Conscious Sedation  
    CME REVIEW OPTION Earn CME while learning if conscious sedation is typically needed when performing most interventional pain procedures by reviewing this FactFinder and passing a post-test on the SIS eLearning platform SpineNet.

IV Access

Radiation Safety

Radiofrequency Neurotomy Safety

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PREVENTING INJECTATE-RELATED COMPLICATIONS

Safe Handling of Injectate

Local Anesthetic

Steroid

Contrast Medium

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