October 1980, AANA Journal

Table of Contents

Retrobulbar block for cataract surgery
By Richard Coleman, CRNA
A step-by-step description of a regional orbital block technique which is commonly used in cataract surgery is presented.
Print version: 1980;48(5):429-436.
A review of past and present thinking on pediatric fluid therapy
By Joseph T. Rando, CRNA, MN
A comprehensive discussion of fluid therapy for pediatric patients, including workable formulae for intra- and post-operative fluid management.
Print version: 1980;48(5):437-440.
Altitude and anesthesia
By Kurt A. Sheppard, CRNA
Physiological changes and anesthetic considerations at increased altitudes are discussed, with an emphasis on the differences between acclimatized and unacclimatized patients.
Print version: 1980;48(5):441-444.
Anesthetic management of the alcoholic patient
By Lola O'Daniel, CRNA
The anesthetic management of both the chronic alcoholic and the patient who is acutely intoxicated is examined.
Print version: 1980;48(5):445-451.
The antagonism of nondepolarizing neuromuscular blockade
By Tom E. Jenkins, CRNA
An examination of the antagonism of long-acting nondepolarizing agents.
Print version: 1980;48(5):452-460.
AANA Journal recognizes one of its most vital components-The Editorial Advisory Board
Print version: 1980;48(5):405.
Print version: 1980;48(5):404.
News & Views
Print version: 1980;48(5):409.
A new technique: Intravenous lidocaine- An adjunt for nitrous oxide thiopental anesthesia
By James F. Sorrell, CRNA
Lidocaine is discussed as an effective intravenous anesthetic agent, especially for patients who have cardiac arrhythmias.
Print version: 1980;48(5):477-481.
Washington Scene
By Richard E. Verville
AANA Washington Consultant
The latest health legislation news from Capitol Hill.
Print version: 1980;48(5):483-486.
Legal Briefs
AANA Legal Counsel
Famous last words: "But the doctor said ..."
Print version: 1980;48(5):488-490.
Book Reviews
Print version: 1980;48(5):409.
General and subscription Information
Print version: 1980;48(5):400.
Index to advertisers
Print version: 1980;48(5):492.
Volume 48 , Number 5
ISSN 0094-6354
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