News & Journal




Articles and editorials of importance that are either written by CRNAs or in which CRNAs appear.
Recent Articles by or about CRNAs:
"Patients with aortic stenosis: who should undergo noncardiac surgery in a rural hospital?" Fletcher HR, Milhoan LH, Evans K, Austin PN, Journal of PeriAnesthesia Nursing, 2013;28(6):368-376.
"A Study in De-Stressing," The American Nurse, November 19, 2013. Article features participation by Janet Dewan, CRNA, MS, chair, FY2013 Health & Wellness committee.
"Advanced Degrees and Certifications: What You Need to Succeed," by Pam Chwedyk, Minority Nursing, Fall 2013. Article features contributions by Henry Talley V, CRNA, MSN, MS, PhD.
"Forced air warming devices and the risk of surgical site infections," by Melissa D. Kellam, CRNA, DNAP; Loraine S. Dieckmann, PhD; Paul N. Austin, CRNA, PhD. AORN J. 2013;98(4):353-369.

 Current Issue

AANA Journal

February 2014

In the current issue:
  • Bilateral Tension Pneumothorax Following Equipment Improvisation
  • Cost of Education and Earning Potential for Non-Physician Anesthesia Providers
  • Sevoflurane Induction Procedure: Cost Comparison Between Fixed 8% Versus Incremental Techniques in Pediatric Patients
  • Utility of the Berlin Questionnaire to Screen for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Among Patients Receiving Intravenous Sedation for Colonoscopy
  • Early Percutaneous Pinning of Hip Fracture Using Propofol-Ketamine-Lidocaine Admixture in a Geriatric Patient Receiving
    Dabigatran: A Case Report
  • Intravenous Acetaminophen and Intravenous Ketorolac for Management of Pediatric Surgical Pain: A Literature Review
  • A Call for Change: Clinical Evaluation of Student Registered Nurse Anesthetists
  • AANA Journal Course: Update for Nurse Anesthetists–Part 6–Transversus Abdominis Plane (TAP) Blocks
  • Plus: Letters, Legal Briefs, Education News, Calendar of Events