Table of Contents
Kobasa's hardiness theory and stress; Plastic connector hazardPrint version:
By Chuck Biddle, CRNA, MS
The evolution of a scholarly journal: Of readers, writers and gatekeepers.Print version: 1987;55(1):9-11.
Legal Briefs By Gene A. Blumenreich, JD
The doctrine of Res Ipsa LoquiturPrint version:
Washington Scene By Richard E. Verville, JD
The Agenda for the 100th Congress.Print version:
Pharmacology of local anesthetics
By Kenneth A. Conklin, MD, PhD
This article focuses on the pharmacology of local anesthetics in common clinical usage, encompassing chemistry, pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, systemic pharmacology, and toxicology.
Print version: 1987;55(1):36-44.
Sufentanil as a component of outpatient anesthesia By Dorothy Williams, CRNAF. Robert Weis, Jr., MDMichael G. Adragna, MDBruce M. Nohejl, MD
The authors report on their study of 50 ASA I and II patients who received a combination of sufentanil, atracurium, thiamylal and nitrous oxide for outpatient anesthesia.Print version:
Hepatitis: Risks confronting nurse anesthetists By Patricia A. ONeill, CRNA, BSN
The author reviews the various types of hepatitis and modes of transmission, with emphasis being placed on risk factors and preventative measures as they pertain to the nurse anesthetist.Print version:
A case study: The use of a trans-tracheal guide for a patient with a large protruding oral myxoma
By Reba Luhrs, CRNA, BSA
Ernie Fuller, MD
The authors present a case encountered in Haiti of a surgical patient with advanced tumors of the mandible and oral cavity.
Print version: 1987;55(1):81-82.