February 1986, AANA Journal

Table of Contents

A review of the present status of nitrous oxide
By Edmond I. Eger II, MD
Nancy J. Gaskey, CRNA, PhD
This review summarizes both the advantages and disadvantages that result from the clinical application of nitrous oxide.
Print version: 1986;54(1):29-36.
Anesthesia and the patient with alcoholic liver disease
By Janie Laffoon, CRNA, BA
The pharmacological interactions and the anesthetic considerations necessary for the management of patients with alcoholic liver disease is explored.
Print version: 1986;54(1):37-42.
A technique and clinical study of isoflurane administration in pedatric patients
By Marilyn M. Usher, CRNA
The results of a study of the effects of isoflurane on pediatric patients and a technique for its usage is presented.
Print version: 1986;54(1):73-75.
Microcomputers and anesthesia
By William L. Mabee, CRNA
Charles D. Sigwart, PhD
Russell L. Rogers, BS
An overview of microcomputer applications in anesthesia is provided in this article.
Print version: 1986;54(1):76-82.
AANA Journal Course: Clinical monitoring in anesthesia-Part VI: Clinical application of monitoring central venous and pulmonary artery pressure
By Nancy Gondringer, CRNA, MA
James D. Cuddeford, CRNA, MA
In this, the concluding part of the 1985-86 Journal course on monitoring, the authors address in-depth the clinical application of central venous and pulmonary artery pressure monitors.
Print version: 1986;54(1):43-56.
Letters to the editor
Naloxone reversal; Attitudes towards CRNAs
Print version: 1986;54(1):9.
Research in Action-From the 52nd AANA Annual Meeting
The effectiveness of doxapram administration in hastening arousal following general anesthesia in outpatients
By D. Jack Freeman, CRNA, MS
Print version: 1986;54(1):16-20.
The effect of diazepam in the prevention of succinylcholine-induced hyperkalemia
By Henry W. (Bill) Giles, Jr., CRNA, MS
Print version: 1986;54(1):21-22.
Guest Editorial
By Patricia R. Fleming, CRNA
Impact of the CRNA: The specialty and its future
Print version: 1986;54(1):23-27.
Washington Scene
By Richard E. Verville, JD
Robert Saner, JD
The Balanced Budget Act and other programs
Print version: 1986;54(1):83-87.
General and subscription Information
Print version: 1986;54(1):2.
Index to advertisers
Print version: 1986;54(1):88.
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