In a January 2013 syndicated article, picked up by more than 1,279 online media outlets, ASA Chair of the Committee on Communications John F. Dombrowski, M.D. stressed the importance of physician-led pain care.
ASA President-Elect Jane C.K. Fitch, M.D. participated in a January 12, 2013 radio segment on Voice America to help reduce the fear many patients have about undergoing anesthesia.
On January 15, 2013, ASA member of the Committee on Communications Nina Singh-Radcliff, M.D. authored a KevinMD.com guest column on how patients can improve anesthesia outcomes by getting healthy.
ASA Chair of the Committee on Standards and Practice Parameters Jeffrey L. Apfelbaum, M.D. discussed unnecessary preop tests in the February 2013 issue of Same-Day Surgery.
The Los Angeles Times published a letter to the editor from ASA President John M. Zerwas, M.D. on February 15, 2013. The letter explained how anesthesiologists lead other mid-level providers on anesthesia care...