A Professional Study and Resource Guide for the CRNA

A Professional Study and Resource Guide for the CRNA
Author: Scot Douglas Foster,Margaret Faut-Callahan
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 534
Release: 2011-12-01
Genre: Anesthesia
ISBN: 0970027982

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The comprehensive resource for practicing and student nurse anesthetists covers all aspects of a career in nurse anesthesia.

A Professional Study and Resource Guide for the CRNA

A Professional Study and Resource Guide for the CRNA
Author: Scot Douglas Foster,Margaret Faut-Callahan
Publsiher: Aana Pub.
Total Pages: 541
Release: 2001
Genre: Nurse anesthetists
ISBN: 0970027923

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Moderate Sedation Analgesia

Moderate Sedation Analgesia
Author: Michael Kost
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 358
Release: 2004-02-27
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 0721603246

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This 2nd edition focuses on the preprocedural, procedural, and postprocedural care of the moderately sedated patient. It is designed for any clinician involved in the administration of moderate sedation and written by a clinician involved in the practice on a daily basis. The primary focus of this new edition is to provide all the content and tools necessary to demonstrate competency in moderate sedation/analgesia. Includes a greater focus on the core competencies necessary for clinical practice. Concept Checks are integrated throughout to help the learner assess the mastering of the content presented. Includes the recommended standards of practice from the ANA, AORN, American Academy of Pediatrics, and JCAHO's Sample Policies & Procedures. Contains sample clinical competencies for moderate sedation so the book can be used as a study guide and measurement tool. Incorporates throughout important information on the specific moderate sedation parameters of the pediatric and geriatric patients addressing preprocedural assessment, physiologic variations, pharmacologic considerations and sedative techniques. Includes a comprehensive pharmacologic profile of each medication used in the moderate sedation practice setting. Follows a recommended 'core curriculum' format, but each idea and concept are discussed in detail. Increased integration of actual Clinical Scenarios facilitates the application of content knowledge and utilization of critical thinking skills. Integration of herbal preparations and their impact on pre-sedation care. Latest JCAHO Sedation/Anesthesia Guidelines (2004) incorporated throughout. A larger trim size (8.5 x 11) provides more of a 'manual' feel and allows the reader to make notes and work through various tools throughout the book.

Nurse Anesthesia

Nurse Anesthesia
Author: John J. Nagelhout, CRNA, PhD, FAAN,Sass Elisha,Karen Plaus, PhD, CRNA, FAAN
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1395
Release: 2013-01-23
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9781455706129

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Written specifically for nurse anesthetists, Nurse Anesthesia, 5th Edition provides comprehensive coverage of both scientific principles and evidence-based practice. It offers a complete overview of anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, and pathophysiology, and offers practical coverage of equipment and anesthesia management. This edition includes updated information on pharmacokinetics, clinical monitoring, drug delivery systems, and complications, and revises chapters on airway management and anesthesia for cardiac surgery. Written by leading nurse anesthesia experts John Nagelhout and Karen Plaus, this perennial bestseller prepares anesthesia students and CRNAs for today's clinical anesthesia practice. Over 650 figures of anatomy, nurse anesthesia procedures, and equipment depict complex concepts and information. An easy-to-use organization covers basic principles first, and builds on those with individual chapters for each surgical specialty. UPDATED references make it quick and simple to find the latest and most important research in the field. Over 700 tables and boxes highlight the most essential information in a quick, easy-to-reference format. Expert CRNA authors provide the current clinical information you'll use in daily practice. UPDATED pharmacology information includes pharmacokinetics, drug delivery systems, opiate antagonists, and key induction drugs. Over 100 NEW photos and illustrations enhance your understanding of difficult anesthesia concepts. UPDATED Airway Management and Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery chapters are thoroughly revised. NEW coverage includes robotics, screening applications, and non-operating room best practices.

Watchful Care

Watchful Care
Author: Marianne Bankert
Publsiher: Burns & Oates
Total Pages: 264
Release: 1989
Genre: Nurse anesthetists
ISBN: UOM:39015013850964

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The Doctor of Nursing Practice Essentials

The Doctor of Nursing Practice Essentials
Author: Zaccagnini,Kathryn White
Publsiher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Total Pages: 596
Release: 2015-12-14
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9781284079708

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The newly revised Third Edition of The Doctor of Nursing Practice Essentials: A New Model for Advanced Practice Nursing is the first text of its kind and is modeled after the eight DNP Essentials as outlined by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). Important Notice: the digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.

Handbook of Neuroanesthesia

Handbook of Neuroanesthesia
Author: Newfield,James E. Cottrell
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 482
Release: 2007
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9780781762458

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Thoroughly updated for its Fourth Edition, this handbook is a complete, convenient, and practical guide to perioperative management of neurosurgical patients. In a quick-reference outline format, the book provides detailed instructions on anesthetic management during all neurosurgical and neuroradiologic procedures and on intensive care of neurosurgical patients and patients with head injury. This edition covers new developments in interventional neuroradiology, treatment of cerebral and spinal cord ischemia, awake craniotomy, and therapies for children with central nervous system diseases. New material is also included on acute treatment of stroke, brain death, and management of brain-dead patients during harvest of donated organs.

Manual of Clinical Anesthesiology

Manual of Clinical Anesthesiology
Author: Larry F. Chu,Andrea Fuller
Publsiher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Total Pages: 1300
Release: 2012-02-20
Genre: Medical
ISBN: 9781451153996

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This portable manual provides a highly visual, rapid-reference resource that presents anesthesia in a practical and clinically-focused manner. Manual of Clinical Anesthesiology guides anesthesiologists in rapid and focused clinical decision making with its practical, clinically-focused chapters on anesthesia management. This highly formatted manual includes chapter summaries to highlight key points discussed within each chapter, color-coded sections to quickly identify information, and icons calling out pearls and pitfalls. Chapters are short and easy to read. The book includes four atlases for rapid reference: Atlas of Transesophageal Echocardiography, Atlas of Regional Anesthesia, Atlas of Anesthesia Procedures, and Crisis Management Cognitive Aids. There is also a Drug Dosing pull-out card for rapid reference. A section covering Anesthesia Phrases in Foreign Languages will enhance communication with non-English speaking patients in situations where an interpreter may not be available.