Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPG)

The NAON Clinical Practice Guidelines provide consistent, evidence-based scientific recommendations intended to guide nurses in the care of orthopaedic patients with specific orthopaedic conditions.

Clinical Practice Guideline for Surgical Site Infection Prevention

A complete review of post-operative orthopaedic procedures to prevent infection. Purchase the CPG Surgical Site Infection Prevention

Clinical Practice Guideline for Peripheral Nerve Blocks in Upper and Lower Extremity

This guideline provides education surrounding orthopaedic nerve pain assessment and treatment to ensure patient safety. Purchase the CPG Peripheral Nerve Blocks In Upper and Lower Extremity

Clinical Practice Guideline for Thromboembolic Disease Prevention

A comprehensive overview of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. Purchase the CPG Thromboembolic Disease Prevention