Table of Contents
Guest Editorial By David B. Stasiak, CRNA, MEd, MSN Brent Sommer, CRNA, MPHA
A call to power: Transforming attitudes into actionsPrint version:
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), attitudes, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).
Guest Editorial By Terrie E. Kole, CRNA, BA
Reduce, reuse and recycle in the anesthesia workplacePrint version:
Incineration, infectious waste, medical waste, scavenging systems, waste anesthetic gases.
Legal Briefs By Mitchell H. Tobin, JD Gene A. Blumenreich, JD
New Jersey's hospital anesthesia standardsPrint version:
Standards, state regulation, supervision.
Washington Scene By Sue Ellen Hopkinson, RN, MPP Gayle Lee Ulshafer, CRNA, MSN
AHCPR releases clinical practice guideline on pain managementPrint version:
Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, pain assessment, pain management guideline.
Practice Issues By Peter W. Ogren, CRNA, MS
Postanesthesia care standards, obstetrical anesthesia/analgesia guidelines, and end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoringPrint version:
End-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring, obstetrical anesthesia/analgesia guidelines, postanesthesia care standards, practice guidelines, practice standards.
Carbon dioxide embolism during laparoscopy: A case report By Christine Duncan, CRNA, MS
In this case study, the author describes a complication resulting from the use of CO2
gas during a laparoscopic procedure.Print version:
Capnography, carbon dioxide embolism, laparoscopy, pneumoperitoneum.
AANA Journal Course: Update for nurse anesthetists– Managing human
immunodeficiency virus and acquired immune deficiency syndrome during anesthesia care
By Brent Sommer, CRNA, MPHA
In this first chapter of the AANA Journal Update Course, the author presents a current overview of human immunodeficiency virus and acquired immune deficiency syndrome, and focuses on considerations for providing quality anesthesia care while preventing disease transmission.
Print version: 1992;60(2):153-160.
Keywords: Acquired immune deficiency syndrome, (AIDS), antiretroviral agents, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), opportunistic infection, retrovirus.
Monographs from the Report of the National Commission on Nurse Anesthesia Education
AANA Journal Course No. 11 Examination
Print version: 1992;60(2):201-207.