Anesthesia News Roundup

Anesthesia News Roundup is a collection of news items pertaining to the clinical side of anesthesia, the business of anesthesia, professional ethics, and items of interest.

Disclaimer: Anesthesia News Roundup is for informational purposes, and its content should not be interpreted as endorsements, standards of care, or position statements of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists. All links are accurate upon posting, but may become obsolete due to publishers moving content or expiring older content.

Anesthesia in Young Children is Not Linked to Lower IQs, Say Mayo Clinic Researchers
Minnesota Post, April 25, 2018

Why It's So Hard for Doctors to Understand Your Pain
San Francisco Chronicle, April 25, 2018

APPs in Leadership Roles: Key Opportunities and Considerations for Hospitals
Becker's Hospital Review, April 24, 2018

Six Key Points on Managing Outpatient Orthopedic Surgery Patient Pain
Becker's ASC Review, April 24, 2018

Unintended Dural Puncture After Epidural Steroid Injection for Labor Analgesia: Case Report
Anesthesiology News, April 23, 2018

Advance Directives and Surgery: Clinical Report Provides Guidance
American Academy of Pediatrics, April 23, 2018

Periarticular Injection Plus ACB, IPACK Improves Pain Control in TKA
Healio, April 23, 2018

Regional vs Local Anesthetic Technique in Surgical Fistula Success Rate Among Patients Requiring Dialysis
Healio, April 23, 2018

An Opioid Alternative: Vanderbilt Doctor's Relief Retreats Give Pain Patients Their Lives Back
The Tennessean, April 21, 2018

Perineural Dexamethasone Not Worth Adding to Interscalene Block
Anesthesiology News, April 20, 2018

Mortality Down with Spinal Anesthesia for Hip Fix Surgery
HealthDay, April 20, 2018

Airway on Demand: Following the Bubbles to a Successful Intubation
Anesthesiology News, April 19, 2018

Patient Risk Rises with Local Anesthetics Shortage
Health Leaders Media, April 19, 2018

Can Nurse Practitioners Fill the Void in Primary Care?
MD Magazine, April 19, 2018

Researchers Find No Link Between Surgical Anesthesia and Low IQ in Kids
Deccan Chronicle (India), April 18, 2018

Deep Neuromuscular Block Leads to Fewer Readmissions, Lower Overall Costs
Anesthesiology News, April 18, 2018

What Nebraska's Physician Shortage Says About the Emerging Healthcare System Nationwide
Healthcare Informatics, April 17, 2018

Lourdes Surgeon Performs New Jersey's First 'Opioid Sparing' Shoulder Surgeries
Burlington County Times (New Jersey), April 17, 2018

From Also-Ran to Boston Runner-Up: Sarah Sellers Shocks Field in Just Her Second Marathon
Boston Globe, April 16, 2018

Feds Take CMS to Task Over Improper Telehealth Reimbursements
mHealth Intelligence, April 16, 2018

Improving Patient Outcomes with Multimodal Noninvasive Monitoring
Anesthesiology News, April 16, 2018

What We Know and Don't Know About Memory Loss After Surgery
Kaiser Health News, April 12, 2018

Cedar Crest College Unveils New Nursing Lab, April 12, 2018

NCSBN Unveils New Interactive Nursys Authorization to Practice Map
National Council of State Boards of Nursing, April 11, 2018

Drug Shortage Could Impact Pregnant Women
Fox 29, April 10, 2018

Coding Trigger Point Injections for Pain Management
ICD 10 Monitor, April 10, 2018

Surgeon General Urges Americans to Carry Naloxone
The Fix, April 9, 2018

Unleash Skilled Nurses
The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.), April 9, 2018

Hospital CEO Looks to Staff New Department
Gillette News (Gillette, Wyo.), April 8, 2018

Two Bills Would Allow RNs to Prescribe Drugs Without Doctor Approval, April 6, 2018

Common Deficiencies Cited by AAAASF and How to Fix Them - Being Prepared for a Situation Affecting the Surgeon or Anesthesia Provider
Becker's ASC Review, April 6, 2018

Ukraine Has Banned the Popular Tool for Anesthesia
The Siver Times (Toronto, Ontario, Canada), April 5, 2018

Airway on Demand: Examining a Pedunculated Ball Valve Mass
Anesthesiology News, April 5, 2018

Aware or Unaware: Exploring the Brain During Unconsciousness
MultiBriefs: Exclusive, April 5, 2018

Six Epidural Side Effects After Giving Birth to Look Out For
Romper, April 5, 2018

CRNA Donates New Anesthesia Cart to Oakland Mercy Hospital
Blair Enterprise Publishing, April 4, 2018

Your Turn: Opioids: A Rational Discussion of Therapeutics
Argus Leader (Sioux Falls, Iowa), April 4, 2018

Your Patients are Recording You—Medscape Examines Covert Recordings
Becker's ASC Review, April 3, 2018

Bill Would Give Virginia Nurse Practitioners More Autonomy
Modern Healthcare, April 3, 2018

Around the Schools: Alamance-Burlington School System's Career and Technical Education Career Night
The Times-News (Burlington, N.C.), April 3, 2018

ASRA Addressing Analgesic Drug Shortages that Threaten Patient Care
American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, April 3, 2018

Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia Maintains Outpatient Facilities Maximize Patient Safety
Becker's ASC Review, April 3, 2018

Chronic Pain or Pending Medical Procedure? New Guidelines Promote Safety for Patients on Antithrombotic Drugs
American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, April 3, 2018

Advanced Practice Providers' Roles, Job Counts Rapidly Expanding
Crain's Cleveland Business, April 1, 2018

Nurses Can Expect a Strong Hiring Trend
Houston Chronicle, April 1, 2018

The Case for Slow-Release Anesthetics
Practical Pain Management, April/May 2018

Putting Patient Data on Phones Introduces New Privacy and Security Concerns
Modern Healthcare, March 31, 2018

Trauma Training Teaches Public How to Respond to Bloody Incidents
KSLA News (Shreveport, La.), March 31, 2018

Woman Plays Flute While Undergoing Brain Surgery
International Business Times, March 31, 2018

Anesthesia, Surgery Affect Postoperative Neurological Outcomes
Neurology Advisor, March 30, 2018

Eight Statistics on the Anesthesia Labor Market
Becker's ASC Review, March 28, 2018

An Epidural Needle Got Stuck in This Mom's Spine 14 Years Ago and She Just Discovered It, March 28, 2018

Virginia Apgar, a Leading Advocate for Neonatal Health
HUB (Johns Hopkins University), March 28, 2018

Comparison of Oral Dexmedetomidine and Midazolam for Premedication and Emergence Delirium in Children After Dental Procedures Under General Anesthesia: A Retrospective Study
Dovepress, March 28, 2018

Association of Hemodynamics During Caesarean Section, Outcomes After Caesarean Section and Hormone Changes with Different Anesthesia in Pregnant Women with Severe Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Spandidos Publications, March 27, 2018

Don Heath: Oklahoma's Search for Humane Executions is Futile
Tulsa World, March 27, 2018

Veteran Filmmaker Addresses Delaware Veterans Coalition
Middletown Transcript, March 27, 2018

Fewer Complications, Lower Risk of Death with Conscious Sedation for TAVR
TCTMD, March 27, 2018

A Study on the Efficacy and Safety of Combining Dental Surgery with Tonsillectomy in Pediatrics
Dovepress, March 27, 2018

Delirium in ICU Prevented with Nocturnal Administration of Dexmedetomidine
Pulmonlogy Advisor, March 27, 2018

Nurse Anesthetist Hope to Expand Their Scope of Practice, Under Budget Bill
The Legislative Gazette, March 26, 2018

Letter to the Editor
We Call on Anthem to Fix Policies that Put Patients at Risk, March 26, 2018

Comparison of Ramosetron and Ondansetron for the Treatment of Established Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting After Laparoscopic Surgery: A Prospective, Randomized Double-Blinded Multicenter Trial
Dovepress, March 26, 2018

Omaha Welcoming Host to KU Basketball, Thousands of Jayhawk Fans
CRNA Marion Manion is profiled.
The Topeka Capital-Journal, March 25, 2018

Ophthalmologists Push Against Insurer on Anesthesia Policy
Newsday, March 25, 2018

Recruiting Young Medical Professionals into Army Reserve
Defense Visual Information Distribution Service (DVIDS), March 24, 2018

Cedar Crest College New Graduate Simulation Center Gives Students a Hospital-Like Experience
Lehigh Valley Magazine, March 23, 2018

Methodical Bias for Comparison of Periodontal Ligament Injection and Local Infiltration Anesthesia for Routine Extractions in the Maxilla
Dovepress, March 23, 2018

Documents Show Japan Tolerated Body Restraint, Deception and Anesthesia in Cases of Forced Sterilization
Japan Times, March 21, 2018

Anthem's Anesthesia Policy Draws Fire
HealthLeaders Media, March 20, 2018

Myth v. Fact: NYSANA Releases Fact Sheet Supporting Full Scope of Practice Advocacy in New York
Digital Journal, March 20, 2018

What is Status Epilepticus?, March 20, 2018

A List of Helping Professions: Big Hearts, Big Opportunities
Southern New Hampshire University, March 20, 2018

Procedure Helps Patient Heal Pain Free
Wink News, March 20, 2018

Pain Management in Low-Resource Settings—Anesthesiologists Advocate for Increased Access
WoltersKluwer Health, March 20, 2018

A Nightmare Experience with Surgery
Pain News Network, March 20, 2018

Hospitalized Patients are Civilian Casualties in the Government's War on Opioids
Cato Instiute, March 19, 2018

Why You Should Worry About Anthem's New Anesthesia Policy
Ophthalmology Times, March 19, 2018

Medical Discovery News: Joseph Lister Made Surgery Survivable
Abilene Reporter News, March 19, 2018

Heron Therapeutics Preps NDA as Its Long-Acting Anesthetic Sails Through Phase 3
FierceBiotech, March 19, 2018

Oklahoma Will Be First State to Experiment With Nitrogen Gas in Executions
ShadowProof, March 16, 2018

Phrenic Nerve Infiltration vs SNB for Acute Ipsilateral Shoulder Pain
Clinical Pain Advisor, March 12, 2018

Deadline Approaching for Submitting Data to CMS
Healio, March 12, 2018

Hypnosis in the Operating Room
TMC News, March 9, 2018

Patient-Reported Outcome Tool Developed for Lumbar Spine Sx
MedicalXpress, March 8, 2018

Partial Parotidectomy Under Local Anesthesia for Benign Parotid Tumors - An Experience of 50 Cases
American Journal of Otolaryngology, March 8, 2018

Nursing Shortage Will Continue to Pinch Hospital Margins
Modern Healthcare, March 7, 2018

Multimodal Analgesia Cuts Complications Post Arthroplasty
DoctorsLounge, March 7, 2018

SMU Sends First-Ever Nurse Anesthesia Students to Stanford
Samuel Merritt University, March 6, 2018

Round Table: Concerns About Anesthesia in Children Not Changing Management Strategies
Healio/Ocular Surgery News (U.S. Edition), March 10, 2018

General vs Regional Anesthesia Mortality Rates
Orthopedics This Week, March 6, 2018

New Science Center Will Allow Newman to Train More Health Care Workers
The Wichita Eagle, March 6, 2018

Combining Statistical Techniques to Predict Postsurgical Risk of 1-Year Mortality for Patients with Colon Cancer
Dovepress, March 6, 2018

Anesthesiologist Handoffs Affect Post-Surgical Outcomes
HospiMedica, March 5, 2018

AI Is Coming After Highly Skilled Jobs, and It's Meeting Resistance
VB, March 4, 2018

Kentucky Nurses Push to Prescribe Controlled Drugs Independently, March 3, 2018

Anthem Insurance Wants Your Eye Surgeon to Also Be Your Anesthesiologist
The Hill, March 2, 2018

What Is Consciousness? New Study Sheds Light on What Happens in the Brain During Anesthesia
Newsweek, March 2, 2018

Scientists Have Revealed What Your Brain Really Does When You're Unconscious
ScienceAlert, March 2, 2018

Anesthetic Drug Being Used to Cure Depression
WCNC, March 2, 2018

A Man Undergoes an Operation of the Carotid Artery Without Anesthesia
The Bobr Times (Springfield, Mass.), March 2, 2018

Repeated Anesthesia in Infancy Increases Anxiety-Linked Behavior in NonHuman Primates
ScienceDaily, March 1, 2018

Do Women Really Need to Starve Themselves During Labor?
U.S. News & World Report, March 1, 2018

Effects of Propofol-Based Total Intravenous Anesthesia on Gastric Cancer: A Restrospective Study
Dovepress, March 1, 2018

The Correlation of the Depth of Anesthesia and Postoperative Cognitive Impairment: A Meta-Analysis Based on Randomized Controlled Trials
Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, March 2018

OOSS Urges Anthem to Rethink Misguided Anesthesia Services Guideline
Becker's ASC Review, February 28, 2018

Senate Passes Bill to Ease Restrictions on Advanced Practice Nurses
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 28, 2018

Can a Screening Tool ID Kids Who Can Have an MRI Without Anesthesia?
HealthImaging, February 27, 2018

Anthem's Guidelines for Monitored Anesthesia Care Draw Condemnation
Healio, February 26, 2018

19th Century Anesthesia and the Politics of Pain
JStor Daily, February 26, 2018

Then Again: 'There Shall Be No Pain'
VTDigger, February 25, 2018

Racism Still a Problem in Healthcare's C-Suite
Modern Healthcare, February 24, 2018

Anesthesia From Surgery Could Cause Memory Loss, Study Finds
Atlanta Journal-Constitution, February 24, 2018

Anthem Rescinds Evaluation and Management Reimbursement Policy to Cut Payments
HealthCareFinance, February 23, 2018

Local Eye Doctors Say Anthem's New Policy is 'Very Dangerous'
WKBN (Youngstown, Ohio), February 23, 2018

This Woman Had Surgical Sponges Left in Her Abdomen for at Least Six Years
Science Alert, February 23, 2018

Patients Could Soon Use Propofol While Undergoing Surgery
Infosurhoy (Latin America/Caribbean), February 22, 2018

Eight Guidelines for Sedation and Anesthesia in GI Endoscopy
Becker's ASC Review, February 22, 2018

Going Under Anesthesia May Impact Your Memory
HealthLine, February 22, 2018

Does Anesthesia Cause Memory Problems in Adults?
Live Science, February 22, 2018

Effect of Warming Anesthetic on Pain Perception During Dental Injection: A Split-Mouth Randomized Clinical Trial
Dovepress, February 22, 2018

Patients Undergoing Surgery Could Soon Choose How Sleepy They Want to Be at the Touch of a Button!
Daily Mail, February 22, 2018

Nebraska Legislature Considers Medical Marijuana
Megan Channell, MSN, CRNA, APRN, is featured.
Doane Line, February 21, 2018

BlogTalkRadio: Kelley Gardner, CRNA
EIN News, February 21, 2018

New ASGE Guideline on Sedation, Anesthesia in GI Endoscopy Differs from ASA on Capnography
Healio, February 21, 2018

The Quest for Unconsciousness: A Brief History of Anesthesia
The Wall Street Journal February 21, 2018

Heart Procedure Now Available Without an Anesthesia
WSET (Lynchburg, Va.), February 21, 2018

Anthem Now Wants Your Eye Surgeon to Double as Your Anesthesiologist
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH), February 21, 2018

Anthem Says Eye Surgeons Should Monitor Cataract Anesthesia Themselves
NPR, February 20, 2018

Guam Eases Nurse Practitioner Hurdles, Joinng U.S. Mainland Momentum
Forbes, February 19, 2018

Apneic Oxygenation Improves Emergency Intubation
Anesthesiology News, February 19, 2018

FDA Advisors Skeptical of Liposomal Bupivacaine for Regional Pain Control
MedPage Today, February 16, 2018

Researcher Explains How Statistics, Neuroscience Improve Anesthesiology
MedicalXpress, February 16, 2018

Anesthesia in Parkinson's Disease Requires Cautious Care
American Pharmacists Association, February 14, 2018

Ketamine, Propfol Help Reduce Recovery Time in Children Undergoing Sedated MRI
Neurology Advisor, February 14, 2018

Why Are the Doctors in Congress So Terrible?
Splinter News, February 13, 2018

Lidocaine Seen as Useful Component for Balanced Anesthesia During Spinal Surgery
Healio, February 13, 2018

African American Airman Realizes Many Dreams
Story features Lt Col Arnold T. Stocker, DNP, CRNA.
DVIDS, February 12, 2018

Updated Guidelines for Interventional Pain Procedures in Patients on Antiplatelet, Anticoagulant Treatment
Clinical Pain Advisor, February 12, 2018

Bill Would Expand Rural Nurses' Role
Valdosta Daily Times, February 12, 2018

Korean Ministry Updates Strict Guidance for Psychotropic Drugs
Korea Biomedical Review, February 12, 2018

Is It Time In America for the Surgical Black Box?
IVN, February 12, 2018

Nursing Careers Attracting More Men, February 11, 2018

Meet the People Behind Kootenai Foundation's Success
CRNA Sarah Pierce is profiled.
The Coeur d'Alene Press, February 11, 2018

Your Epidural Needle Won't Hurt, Actually—Here's Why
Romper, February 10, 2018

Anesthesia in Parkinson Disease Requires Cautious Care
Neurology Advisory, February 9, 2018

In Other Words: New Law Allows Better Access to Health Care
The Guam Daily Post, February 9, 2018

Dexmedetomidine, High Flow Nasal Oxygen and Sugammadex-Reversal of Rocuronium: Overcoming Anaesthetic Challenges in a Parturient with Congenital Muscular Dystrophy Presenting for Caesarean Section
International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia, February 9, 2018

Korean Government to Begin Tracking Propofol in May
The Korea Bizwire, February 9, 2018

More Caution on General Anesthesia in Stroke Thrombectomy
Medscape, February 8, 2018

Court Dismisses Lawsuit that Claimed Epic EHR was Overbillinb for Anesthesia
Healthcare IT News, February 7, 2018

Ketamine + Propfol Speeds Recovery for Peds MRI Sedation
MedicalXpress, February 7, 2018

Anthem Gets Flak for Anesthesia Coverage Policy
FierceHealthcare, February 7, 2018

See AANA Comment on Anthem Policy

Bill Would Allow Virginia Nurse Practitioners to Practice Without Physician Supervision
WRIC.Com, February 6, 2018

Is Chronic Pain a Consciousness Disorder? Treatment for Fibromyalgia Might Come from Physics, Not Medicine
Newsweek, February 6, 2018

Judge Won't Toss Whistleblower Lawsuit Over Anesthesia Billing
Reuters, February 5, 2018

Nurses Can Safely Administer Propofol Sedation in ASC Settings With Physician Supervision—5 Study Insights
Becker's ASC Review, February 5, 2018

Depth of Intraoperative Paralysis Mapped Across Surgical Procedures
Anesthesiology News, February 5, 2018

Caregivers Corner: Talk with Doctor Before Procedure Requiring Anesthesia
Capital Gazette (Annapolis, Md.), February 4, 2018

General Anesthesia a Viable Sedation Strategy for Thrombectomy in Stroke: Clinician Takeaway
Neurology Advisor, February 2, 2018

Nurse Practitioner Bill Squeezes Through First Committee, With Amendments
Richmond Times-Dispatch, February 1, 2018

Going Under the Knife? EEG Biomarker Could Help Anaesthetists Get It Right
MedicalXpress, February 1, 2018

Local Anesthetics for Brain Tumor Resection: Current Perspectives
Dovepress, February 1, 2018

What They're Watching: Laura Reichhardt
Laura Reichhardt is the Director of the Hawaii State Center for Nursing. She joins us in this edition of "What They're Watching" to talk about including nursing in payment transformation.
State of Reform, February 1, 2018

Pagosa Medical Center Open House Highlights New Cancer Center
On display was the GI Endoscopy Tower used during gastrointestinal procedures, Laparoscopic and Arthroscopic equipment, instruments used for total knee joint replacements, and information about Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist administered pain management.
Pagosa Daily (Pagosa Springs, Colo.), February 1, 2018

What to D.O.: Low-Dose Propfol Safe for Headache (Yes, Headache)
Emergency Medicine News, February 2018

Lt. Gov. Cox Has a Little Fun While Governor is Under Anesthesia
SanPete Messenger (Manti, Utah), February 1, 2018

Local CRNAs at Forefront of Opioid-Free Movement
Mitchell News-Journal (Spruce Pine, N.C.), January 31, 2018

Respiratory Compromise Institute Appoints Brent Dunworth to Clinical Advisory Committee
Respiratory Compromise Institute, January 31, 2018

APRNs Targeted by AMA Resolution
HealthLeaders Media, January 30, 2018

House Bill 793 Would Ease Restrictions on Nurse Practitioners
Pilot Online, January 29, 2018

AARP Member: Give Oklahoma Nurse Practitioners More Sway
NewsOK, January 27, 2018

Father and Son Work Alongside Each Other as WGMC Anesthesia Providers
West Georga Medical Center Health, January 26, 2018

Effects of General Anesthesia With or Without Epidural Block on Tumor Metastasis and Mechanisms
Spandidos Publications, January 26, 2018

Decision Support system May Help Anesthesiologists Improve Care During Surgery—Four Things to Know
Anesthesiology News, January 26, 2018

Prediction of Emergence Agitation Using Withdrawal Reaction Following Rocuronium Injection in Preschool-Aged Patients Undergoing Inguinal Herniorrhaphy: a Prelimniary Exploratory Observational Trial
Dovepress, January 26, 2018

New Local Anesthetic Paves Way for Nearly Pain-Free Tummy Tucks
CBS New York, January 25, 2018

McLaren Bay Region Surgical Team Performs Hospital's First Awake Brain Surgery
Michigan Live, January 25, 2018

Gov. Haslam Appoints New Commission on Pain and Addiction Medicine Education
Local 8 Now (Knoxville, Tenn.), January 24, 2018

Effect of Bupivacaine and Adjuvant Drugs for Regional Anesthesia on Nerve Tissue Oximetry and Nerve Blood Flow
Dovepress, January 23, 2018

Man Convicted for Renting Human Heads Cut with Chainsaw, Dripping Disease, January 23, 2018

In a First for California, Nurse Practitioners to Deliver Primary Care Without Physician Supervision
California Health Report, January 22, 2018

Nursing Academy: Full Practice Authority for APRNs is Necessary to Transform Primary Care
American Academy of Nursing, January 21, 2018

Everett: Virginia, Modernize Nurse Practitioner Laws
The News & Advance (Lynchburg, Va.), January 21, 2018

Anesthesia-Related Liability Claim Values Lower for ASCs Than Hospitals: 7 Takeaways
Becker's ASC Review, January 19, 2018

New Review Explores Effects of Exposing Developing Brains to General Anesthesia, January 19, 2018

Effect of General Anesthesia and Conscious Sedation During Endovascular Therapy on Infarct Growth and Clinical Outcomes in Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Randomized Clinical Trial
JAMA Neurology, January 19, 2018

General Anesthesia Trumps Sedation for Thrombectomy in Randomized Trial
Cardiovascular Business, January 18, 2018

Office-Based Dental Anesthesia Gaining Ground Over Hospital-Based
PR Web, January 16, 2018

MicroRNA-188-3p is Involved in Sevoflurane Anesthesia-Induced Neuroapoptosis by Targeting MDM2
Spandios Publications, January 16, 2018

Anesthesia Works...But Why?
Healthline, January 16, 218

St. Rose Noticing Significant Increase in Influenza A Cases
GB Tribune (Great Bend, Kans.), January 15, 2018

Man Arrested Impersonating Harvard-Trained Anesthesiologist at Hospital
International Business Times, January 14, 2018

What I've Learned From My Tally of 757 Doctor Suicides
The Washington Post, January 13, 2018

Superior Visualization for Ultrasound-Guided Proximal Intercostal Versus Paravertebral Block
Anesthesiology News, January 12, 2018

Age is Not a Risk Factor for Complications After Surgery Among Older Patients
MedicalXpress, January 12, 2018

New States Enact Laws to Give Nurses Full Practice Authority in 2017
Daily Nurse, January 12, 2018

New Reporting Instructions for Colon Cancer Screening Anesthesia Services and New 2018 CPT Code Updates to the EmblemHealth Preventive Care/Screening Services Exempt from Cost-Share
EmblemHealth, January 12, 2018

Meet Our Women of Influence Honorees: Michelle Peacock Rewrote Laws for Nurse Practitioners
Business Journals, January 12, 2018

Simon Bramhall, Surgeon Who Branded Initials in Livers, Fined
NewsMax, January 12, 2018

7 Mothers Explain What Unmedicated Childbirth Feels Like
Cosmopolitan, January 12, 2018

Grogginess After Anesthesia Caused by Impact on Synaptic Release
Biocompare, January 11, 2018

The Pharmacogenetics of Medications Used in General Anesthesia
PubMed, January 10, 2018

CMS Says OK to Admit Total Knee Replacements as Inpatient
RAC Monitor, January 10, 2018

General Anaesthetic More Than Just a Super Sleeping Pill
Cosmos Magazine, January 10, 2018

Scientists Have No Idea Why Anesthesia Works
Newsweek, January 10, 2018

Can RNs Bolus Propofol?
MedScape, January 9, 2018

Tragedy Impetus for Perioperative Anesthetic Program for Recovering Addicts
Anesthesiology News, January 8, 2018

Hospitals Wrestle With Shortage of IV Bags, Linked to Hurricane
Fox Business, January 7, 2018

Mansch On Montan: Loss of Mom Deepens Dad's Relationship with His Daughter
CRNA Darrin Dixon is featured.
Great Falls Tribume, January 4, 2018

Las Vegas Artists Give Trash New Life in Art Gallery
Retired CRNA Glynn Galloway is featured.
Las Vegas Review-Journal, January 4, 2018

Does the Risk Scale Predict Emergence Agitation in Children?
Anesthesia & Analgesia, January 2018

Hawaii Doubles Number of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses Since 2005
Daily Nurse, January 4, 2018

One in Five African Patients Face Post-Op Complications
MedPage Today, January 4, 2018

Advocates Have Personal Touch (featuring CRNA Kay Argroves)
AARP Bulletin/Georgia, January-February 2018

'Forget About the Stigma': Male Nurses Explain Why Nursing is a Job of the Future for Men
New York Times, January 4, 2018

The Doctor's Not In? These Two Will Be
Sahuarita Sun, January 3, 2018

Auto-generated Email Incorrectly Told 11,000 Ohio Nurses Their Licenses Were No Good
The Columbus Dispatch, January 3, 2018

Awake Under Anesthesia
The New Yorker, January 3, 2018

Some Expecting Mothers Are Choosing Laughing Gas as a Pain Reliever During Labor
Billings Gazette, January 2, 2018

Nerve Blockade Combination Effective in Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty-Related Pain
Clinical Pain Advisor, January 2, 2018

CRNAs: A Short History of Nurse Anesthesia and the Future of Anesthesia Care
LinkedIn, April 7, 2017