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Infographics in Anesthesiology  |   March 2017
Anesthesiologists: Physicians to the System
Author Notes
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School
  • illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals.
    illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals.×
  • Address correspondence to Dr. Wanderer: jonathan.p.wanderer@vanderbilt.edu.
Article Information
Infographics in Anesthesiology / Infectious Disease / Technology / Equipment / Monitoring / Quality Improvement
Infographics in Anesthesiology   |   March 2017
Anesthesiologists: Physicians to the System
Anesthesiology 3 2017, Vol.126, A21. doi:10.1097/ALN.0000000000001551
Anesthesiology 3 2017, Vol.126, A21. doi:10.1097/ALN.0000000000001551
Complex Information for Anesthesiologists Presented Quickly and Clearly
AIMS = anesthesia information management system; BG = blood glucose; DQI = digital quality improvement; FADE = focus, analyze, design, execute; intraop = intraoperative; PACU = post-anesthesia care unit; periop = perioperative; QI = quality improvement; SSI = surgical site infection.
Infographic created by Jonathan P. Wanderer, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, and James P. Rathmell, Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School; illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals. Address correspondence to Dr. Wanderer: jonathan.p.wanderer@vanderbilt.edu.
Gabel, E, Hofer, I, Cannesson, M . Advancing perioperative medicine and anesthesia practices into the era of digital quality improvement. Anesth Analg. 2016;122:1740–1. [Article] [PubMed]
Ehrenfeld, JM, Wanderer, JP, Terekhov, M, Rothman, BS, Sandberg, WS . A perioperative systems design to improve intraoperative glucose monitoring is associated with a reduction in surgical site infections in a diabetic patient population. Anesthesiology. 2017;126:431–40.
Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine. Methods of quality improvement. Available at: http://patientsafetyed.duhs.duke.edu/module_a/methods/methods.html. Accessed December 21, 2016