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By Gene A. Blumenreich, JD
Who does your lawyer represent?
Print version: 1991;59(5):390-392.
Keywords: Attorney/client privilege, conflict of interest, insurance.
Washington Scene By Kathleen A. Michels, RN, JD
Safe Harbor Rules issued for Medicare/Medicaid antikickback lawPrint version:
Medicare/Medicaid antikickback law, Office of Inspector General, Safe Harbor Rules.
Guest Editorial By Wendy Biddle, RN, PhD Caroline Mikels, RN, BSN, CGC Marianne Buzby, RN, C, MSN Jane Gallagher, RN, BSNSue Frederick, RN, BSN Mary Joan Cornelius, RN, BS
An introduction to research: A primer for the nurse anesthetistPrint version:
Literature review, research process, study design.
Anticoagulation and Iloprost® for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: A case study By Kent Taylor, CRNA Christopher L. Southwick, MD
This case study reports on two patients diagnosed with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) and their management with Iloprost®, a recently introduced prostacyclin analogue. When given in conjunction with heparin, Iloprost can be used to manage patients with documented or suspected HIT.Print version:
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia, Iloprost®.
Comparative flow rates of thin-walled and conventional-walled intravenous catheters By Christine Marie Bohn, CRNA, MS
Results of this in vitro study showed that flow rates through thin-wall catheters were greater than those found with the conventional-wall catheters.Print version:
Conventional-walled intravenous catheters, flow rates, intravenous catheters, thin-walled intravenous catheters.
Education News By Wynne R. Waugaman, CRNA, PhD
Why publish?Print version:
Clinical reports, nurse anesthesia journals, publishing, research, review of literature.
Freestanding university program
By Arlene S. Loeffler, CRNA, MEd
Print version: 1991;59(5):498-499.