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    Mobile App: Nurse Anesthesia Pocket Guide

    Posted by admin on Oct 3, 2011 9:04:50 AM

    Nurse Anesthesia Pocket Guide: PDA, Powered by Skyscape, Inc
    Lynn Fitzgerald Macksey, RN, MSN, CRNA
    ISBN-13: 9780763752910  |  © 2007

    All of the vital information in the Nurse Anesthesia Pocket Guide is now available in PDA format!

    Keep up to date with information on:

    • The anesthesia machine, CO2 absorption, capnography, BIS and TOF monitoring and positioning/nerve damage information
    • Jet ventilation, double-lumen endobronchial tubes, difficult airway algorhythm, blood and IVF; formulas and conversion charts (temperature, kg, BMI) with IV and drug calculations (easy conversions of ratio to mg/ml, % to mg/ml, % solution in dilution)
    • All anesthesia agents: MAC chart with volatile agents and physiologic response listed per system; induction, sedation, narcotic, muscle relaxants and all reversal information (with analgesia/amnesia/histamine response); antiemetics, alpha-beta agonists and antagonists, common adrenergic, antihypertensive and antiarrhythmic agents, including common antibiotic regiments and herbals
    • Pediatric inhalation, anesthetic, IVF/Blood charts along with general and code guidelines; obstetrical L&D drugs and OB disease states; Ester and Amide local anesthetic charts; Spinal, Epidural and Caudal procedures and drugs; common Peripheral Nerve Block procedures and drugs; 2005 AHA code guidelines, heart valve disorders with volume and BP treatments; arterial, PA, CVP insertion and waveform; heart chamber info; subclavian/external jugular insertion info; and Pulmonary topics such as Gas embolism diagnosis and treatment, V-Q ratios, PFT’s, respiratory formulas.
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    Topics: Android, anesthesia, app, Health care, iPod, Medication, Nurse Practitioner, nursing, nursing practice, PDA, pocket guide, Preview, skyscape, Technology

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