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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY March 2017 | Archived Issues

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Surgery Grand Rounds

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Grand Rounds

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Education Schedule

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Education Schedule - March 2017 (PDF)

Education Schedule - April 2017 (PDF)


Surgery Scheduling

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Cortisol Announcement

The Core laboratories in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine will discontinue separate test codes for AM and PM cortisol (i.e., CORTAM, CORTPM) beginning Monday, April 10.

The move is being undertaken due to low usage and potential confusion in ordering. The single test code for serum cortisol will be (CORT), which includes both morning and evening ranges:

Cortisol Reference Intervals (CORT)
Morning: 6.0 — 18.4 mg/dL
Afternoon: 2.7 — 10.5 mg/dL

If you have questions, please contact Kimia Sobhani, PhD, at kimia.sobhani@cshs.org, or Holli Mason, MD, at holli.mason@cshs.org.