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AANA Membership Survey Results-Fiscal year 1984
This is an analysis of the responses to the fiscal year 1984 AANA dues statement survey. Current information on the practice of CRNAs in today's health care system is provided including the demographics of the AANA population, income, physician supervision and the administration of regional anesthesia.Print version:
Surgery for the obstetrical patient By Carolyn Nicholson, CRNA
The author reviews the anatomical and physiological changes which occur during pregnancy and the effects anesthetics have on the embryo and fetus.Print version:
A task-oriented anesthesia record
By Clayton Petty, MD
The author has developed a task-oriented anesthesia record that allows the anesthetist to devote more attention to the patient while still maintaining an accurate anesthesia record.Print version:
By John Yarborough, CRNA, BSN
The metabolic processes of this condition, the anesthetic management of the patient and the role of dantrolene sodium are explored.
Print version: 1984;52(1):58-64.
A review of disseminated intravascular coagulation
By Curtis L. Detro, CRNA
The definition, causes, clinical signs and symptoms, laboratory diagnosis and treatment of disseminated intravascular coagulation are presented.Print version:
Education Feature: Nurse anesthesia programs: Who benefits? Pauline C. Barbin, CRNA, MEd
Looking at cost controls affecting hospitals/universities today, the author highlights the educational benefits of a nurse anesthesia program for the patient, the nurse anesthetist/anesthesiologist staff, the institution and the community.Print version:
Washington Scene By Richard E. Verville, JD
The 98th Congress-Second Session.Print version:
AANA Legal Counsel
The evolving right of at-will employees to contest wrongful discharge.
Print version: 1984;52(1):103-104.