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    Position statements reflect a stance, viewpoint and/or perspective. They have been passed by the House of Delegates and reviewed by the AST Board of Directors. Position statements address matters of professional concerns, such as collective bargaining, proper title and job descriptions. Guidelines statements establish evidence-based surgical technology practices. All AST Guidelines are approved by the AST Board of Directors.