Nurse Anesthetist Articles

Article Name

3-3-2 Rule
A Wave (Cannon A Wave)
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
Ablative Nerve Block
Abnormal Respirations
ACE Inhibitors
Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors (Sarin, Soman, VX) Toxicity
Achilles Reflex
Acupuncture
Acute and Chronic Thermal Burn Evaluation and Management
Acute Cardiac Tamponade
Acute Cholecystitis
Acute Compartment Syndrome
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Kidney Injury (Acute Renal Failure)
Acute Liver Failure
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Acute Nerve Injury
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
Addison Disease
Addisonian Crisis
Adenoidectomy
Adenosine
Adrenal Crisis
Adrenal Insufficiency
Airway Foreign Bodies
Airway Management
Airway Monitoring
Airway Obstruction
Airway, Assessment
Albuterol
Alcohol Sanitizer
Alcohol Use Disorder
Alfentanil
Alkalosis
Allen Test
Alteplase
American Society of Anesthesiologists Classification (ASA Class)
American Society of Anesthesiologists Staging
Aminoglycosides
Amiodarone
Amitriptyline
Anaphylaxis
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Deep Perineal Space
Anatomy, Abdomen and Pelvis, Diaphragm
Anatomy, Airway
Anatomy, Anatomic Dead Space
Anatomy, Back
Anatomy, Back, Lumbar Sympathetic Chain
Anatomy, Back, Spinal Cord
Anatomy, Back, Vertebral Column
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Arteries
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Leg Anterior Compartment
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Nerves
Anatomy, Bony Pelvis and Lower Limb, Saphenous Nerve, Artery, and Vein
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebral Blood Flow
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cerebrospinal Fluid
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Cervical Nerves
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Dura Mater
Anatomy, Head and Neck, External Jugular Veins
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Eye Occipital Nerves
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Larynx Cartilage
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Larynx Vocal Cords
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Mandibular Foramen
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Masseter Muscle
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Maxillary Nerve
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Nose
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Thyroid Muscles
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Trachea
Anatomy, Head and Neck, Trachea Epiglottic Vallecula
Anatomy, Patient Positioning
Anatomy, Sciatic Nerve
Anatomy, Shoulder and Upper Limb, Veins
Anatomy, Thorax, Lungs
Anatomy, Thorax, Phrenic Nerves
Anatomy, Thorax, Triangle of Auscultation
Anesthesia Inhalation Agents Cardiovascular Effects
Anesthesia Monitoring Of Mixed Venous Saturation
Anesthesia, Upper Limb Blocks
Anesthetic Gases
Anisocoria
Anoxia (Hypoxic Hypoxia)
Anterior Mediastinal Mass
Antiarrhythmic Medications
Anticholinergic Toxicity
Antiemetic Antimuscarinics
Antiemetic Medications
Antiemetic Serotonin-5-HT3 Receptor Blockers
Antisialagogues
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Trauma
Aortocaval Compression Syndrome
Appendicitis
Aprepitant
Arterial Blood Gas
Arterial Lines
Artery Cannulation
Arytenoid Subluxation
Ascariasis
Aspiration Pneumonia
Aspiration Risk
Asthma
Asthma Anesthesia
Asthma Medication in Children
Asystole
Atelectasis
Atracurium
Atrial Fibrillation (A Fib)
Atrial Flutter
Atrioventricular Block Second-Degree
Atropine
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Axillary Block
Bacterial Sepsis
Barbiturate Toxicity
Barbiturates
Barotrauma And Mechanical Ventilation
Benzodiazepine Toxicity
Benzodiazepines
Beta 2 Agonists
Beta Blockers
Beta-Blocker Toxicity
Bier Block
Biochemistry, Anion Gap
Biochemistry, Dissolution and Solubility
Biochemistry, Endorphin
Biochemistry, Gamma Aminobutyric Acid
Biochemistry, Myoglobin
Biochemistry, Pseudocholinesterase
Bispectral Index
Bleeding Disorders
Blepharitis
Blood Pressure Measurement
Blood Transfusion
Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Botulism
Bowel, Obstruction Large
Brachial Plexus Block Techniques
Brain Herniation
Brain Trauma
Bronchoalveolar Lavage
Bronchodilators
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Bronchoscopy
Bupivacaine
Burn Evaluation And Management
Calcium Channel Blockers
Cancer, Chromaffin Cell (Pheochromocytoma)
Capnography And Pulse Oximetry
Captopril
Carbon Dioxide Detector
Carbon Dioxide Embolism
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Dominance
Cardiac Exam
Cardiac Risk Assessment
Cardiac Risk Stratification
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiopulmonary Bypass
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Carotid Bruit
Carotid Endarterectomy
Carvedilol
Caudal Anesthesia
Cefepime
Celiac Plexus Block
Central Line
Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections (CLABSI)
Central Line Management
Central Line Placement
Central Pontine Myelinolysis
Central Venous Access of The Subclavian Vein
Cerebral Aneurysm
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Perfusion Pressure
Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke)
Cesarean Section
Chest Tube
Chloroprocaine
Chlorpromazine
Cholinergic Medications
Chronic Bronchitis
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Compensatory Measure
Chronic Pain Syndrome
Chronic Pancreatitis
Chronic Renal Failure
Chronic Thrombo-Embolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH)
Cisatracurium
Clear Liquid Diet
Clonidine
Clopidogrel
Cocaine
Cocaine Toxicity
Coma
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Coombs Test
Cor Pulmonale
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Reflex
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
Coronary Perfusion Pressure
Creatinine Clearance
Cricothyrotomy (Cricothyroidotomy)
Crouzon Syndrome
Crystalloid Fluids
Cushing Disease
Cushing Reflex
Cutaneous Adverse Drug Reaction (CADR)
Cyanosis
Dantrolene
Decubitus Ulcer
Deep Peroneal Nerve Block
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Of The Lower Extremity
Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis
Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Risk Factors
Defibrillation
Delirium
Depolarizing Neuromuscular Blocking Drugs
Desflurane
Dexmedetomidine
Diabetes Intraoperative Management
Diaphragm Rupture
Diazepam
Difficult Airway
Digital Nerve Block
Digoxin Toxicity
Diltiazem
Diphenhydramine
Direct Laryngoscopy
Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC)
Distributive Shock
Do Not Resuscitate (DNR)
Dobutamine
Dopamine
Dorsal Penile Nerve Block
Dose Calculation
Double Lumen Endobronchial Tubes
Drowning
Drug Interactions In Palliative Care
Drug Metabolism
Drug Trials
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
Dystrophinopathies
Electrical Alternans
Electrical Axis (Normal, Right Axis Deviation, and Left Axis Deviation)
Electrocardiogram
Electrosurgery
Emphysema
EMS, Field Intubation
Endotracheal Tube (ET)
Enoxaparin
Enteric Feedings
Ephedrine
Epidural Anesthesia
Epidural Blood Patch
Epidural Morphine
Epidural Steroid Injections
Epidural Steroids
Epiglottitis
Epinephrine
Erector Spinae Plane Block
Erythropoietin
Esmolol
Esophageal Perforation, Rupture, And Tears
Esophageal Varices
Etomidate
Extubation
Famotidine
Fat Embolism
Female Urinary Retention
Femoral Nerve Block
Femoral Vein Central Venous Access
Fentanyl
Fibrinogen
First Degree Heart Block
First Pass Effect
Flail Chest
Fluid Management
Flumazenil
Fluoxetine
Foreign Body Aspiration
Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
Furosemide
GABA Inhibitors
Gabapentin
Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate (GHB, "G", Liquid X, Liquid E, Juice, Mils, Fantasy) Toxicity
Gas Cylinders
Gas Laws and Clinical Application
Gaseous Anesthetics
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
General Anesthesia for Surgeons
Geriatric Trauma
Glasgow Coma Scale
Globe Rupture
Glottic Stenosis
Glucose 6 Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) Deficiency
Glycopyrrolate
Good Samaritan Laws
Halothane Toxicity
Hand Washing (Hand Hygiene)
Head Trauma
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Hemolytic Transfusion Reaction
Hemoptysis (Pulmonary Hemorrhage)
Hemorrhage
Hemorrhagic Shock
Heparin
Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT)
Hepatitis C
Hereditary Angioedema
High Flow Nasal Cannula
Histology, Male Urethra
Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG)
Hydrochlorothiazide
Hydromorphone
Hypercalcemia
Hypercapnea
Hypercoagulability
Hyperkalemia
Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Coma (HHNC, Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic Nonketotic Syndrome)
Hyperphosphatemia
Hypertensive Emergency
Hyperthyroidism
Hypertonic Fluids
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Hypocalcemia
Hypocarbia
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypomagnesemia
Hyponatremia
Hypotension
Hypothermia
Hypovolemic Shock
Hypoxic Brain Injury
Ibutilide
Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
Ilioinguinal Neuralgia
Implantable Defibrillator
Inappropriate Medical Abbreviations
Increased Intracranial Pressure
Induction of Labor
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Informed Consent
Infraorbital Nerve Block
Inotropes And Vasopressors
Insensible Fluid Loss
Interlaminar Epidural Injection
Internal Jugular Vein Central Venous Access
Interpleural Analgesia
Interscalene Block
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
Intracranial Hypertension
Intracranial Pressure Monitoring
Intrathecal Catheter
Intrathecal Delivery System
Intrathecal Morphine
Intubation Endotracheal Tube Medications
Inverse Ratio Ventilation
Ipratropium
Isoflurane
Isoproterenol
Ketamine
Ketamine In Acute and Chronic Pain Management
Ketamine Toxicity
Ketoacidosis
Labetalol
Language Barrier
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
Laryngeal Mask Airway
Lateral Wall Myocardial Infarction
Latex Allergy
Left Ventricular Failure
Lidocaine
Lidocaine Toxicity
Lipid Emulsion Therapy
Lithium
Liver Trauma
Lobectomy
Local Anesthetic Toxicity
Loop Diuretics
Lorazepam
Low Molecular Weight Heparin (LMWH)
Ludwig Angina
Lumbar Sympathetic Block
Lung Exam
Lung Sounds
Magnesium
Malignant Hyperthermia
Mannitol
Mechanical Ventilation
Mediastinoscopy
Medical Error Prevention
Megaloblastic Anemia
Mendelson Syndrome
Mental Nerve Block
Meperidine
Methemoglobinemia
Methohexital
Methyldopa
Metoclopramide
Metoprolol
Microcytic Hypochromic Anemia
Midazolam
Milrinone
Minimum Alveolar Concentration
Mitral Valve Repair
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOI)
Morphine
Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia (MAT)
Myocardial Infarction
Myofascial Pain
Nalbuphine
Naloxone
Nasal Fracture Reduction
Nasopharyngeal Airway
Nasotracheal Intubation
Neck Trauma
Needlestick
Neonatal Anesthesia
Neostigmine
Nerve Block Anesthesia
Neuraxial Neurolysis
Neuroanatomy, Central Nervous System (CNS)
Neuroanatomy, Corticospinal Cord Tract
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Meninges
Neuroanatomy, Cranial Nerve 9 (Glossopharyngeal)
Neuroanatomy, Hypothalamus
Neuroanatomy, Occipital Lobe
Neuroanatomy, Reticular Activating System
Neuroanatomy, Spinal Nerves
Neuroanatomy, Stellate Ganglion
Neuroanatomy, Sympathetic Nervous System
Neurogenic Pulmonary Edema
Neurolytic Blocks
Neuromuscular Blockade
Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
Neuropathy
Nitroglycerin
Nitrous Oxide
Noncardiogenic Pulmonary Edema
Non-depolarizing Neuromuscular Blockers
Nondepolarizing Paralytics
Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
Norepinephrine
Normal Saline
Nursing Ethical Considerations
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Oculocardiac Reflex
Ondansetron
Opioid
Opioid Anesthesia
Opioid Antagonists
Opioid Overdose
Opioid Toxicity
Opioid Withdrawal
Oropharyngeal Airway
Oxycodone
Oxygen Administration
Oxygen Saturation
Oxygen Toxicity
P wave
Pacemaker
Pancuronium
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia
Paroxysmal Supraventricular (PSVT)
Partial Pressure of Carbon Dioxide (PCO2)
Partial Pressure Of Oxygen (PO2)
Partial Thromboplastin Time
Patient Communication In Substance Abuse Disorders
Patient Confidentiality
Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA)
Pectoralis Nerve Block
Pediatric Bronchospasm
Pediatric Dehydration
Pelvic Fracture
Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Penetrating Head Trauma
Penicillin Allergy
Percutaneous Central Catheter (PICC)
Percutaneous Liver Biopsy
Perioperative Cardiac Management
Peripheral Nerve Stimulator
Peripheral Pulse
Peroneal (Fibular) Nerve Injury
Pharmacodynamics
Phenol Nerve Block
Phenylephrine
Phenytoin
Physiology, Acid Base Balance
Physiology, Acidosis, Metabolic
Physiology, Airway Resistance
Physiology, Alveolar to Arterial Oxygen Gradient (Aa Gradient)
Physiology, Anrep Effect
Physiology, Anterior Pituitary
Physiology, Anticholinergic Reaction
Physiology, AV Junction
Physiology, Blood Pressure Age Related Changes
Physiology, Body Fluids
Physiology, Bohr Effect
Physiology, Boyle's Law
Physiology, Brain
Physiology, Bundle of His
Physiology, Calcium
Physiology, Carbon Dioxide Transport
Physiology, Cardiac
Physiology, Cardiac Index
Physiology, Cardiac Output
Physiology, Catecholamines
Physiology, Central Venous Pressure
Physiology, Chemoreceptor Trigger Zone
Physiology, Cholinergic Receptors
Physiology, Clotting Mechanism
Physiology, Colloid Osmotic Pressure
Physiology, Exocrine Gland
Physiology, Frank Starling Law
Physiology, Functional Residual Capacity
Physiology, GABA
Physiology, Heart Sounds
Physiology, Heat Loss (Convection, Evaporation, Radiation)
Physiology, Herring Breuer Reflex
Physiology, Jugular Venous Pulsation
Physiology, Korotkoff Sound
Physiology, Ligand Gated Chloride Channel
Physiology, Lung
Physiology, Lung Capacity
Physiology, Lung Dead Space
Physiology, Membrane
Physiology, Metabolic Alkalosis
Physiology, Myocardial Oxygen Demand
Physiology, Nerve
Physiology, Neurotransmitters
Physiology, NMDA Receptor
Physiology, Nociception
Physiology, Nociceptive Pathways
Physiology, Noradrenergic Synapse
Physiology, Opioid Receptor
Physiology, Osmoregulation and Excretion
Physiology, Oxygen Transport
Physiology, Oxygen Transport And Carbon Dioxide Dissociation Curve
Physiology, Oxyhemoglobin Dissociation Curve
Physiology, Pain
Physiology, Peripheral Vascular Resistance
Physiology, Placenta
Physiology, Platelet
Physiology, Posterior Pituitary
Physiology, Pulmonary
Physiology, Pulmonary Vasoconstriction
Physiology, Pulmonary, Ventilation and Perfusion
Physiology, Pulse Pressure
Physiology, Renal
Physiology, Residual Volume
Physiology, Respiratory Acidosis
Physiology, Respiratory Alkalosis
Physiology, Respiratory Drive
Physiology, Salivation
Physiology, Sinoatrial Node (SA Node)
Physiology, Sodium Potassium Pump (Na+ K+ Pump)
Physiology, Stress Reaction
Physiology, Temperature Regulation
Physiology, Tidal Volume
Physiology, Zero and First Order Kinetics
Physostigmine
Pin Index Safety
Placental Abruption (Abruptio Placentae)
Plasma Glucose
Pleural Effusion
Pneumocephalus
Pneumothorax
Pneumothorax, Iatrogenic
Pneumothorax, Spontaneous
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure (PEEP)
Postdural Puncture Headache (PDPH)
Post-op Urinary Retention
Postoperative Delirium
Postoperative Fever
Postoperative Nausea
Postoperative Pain Control
Postpartum Headache
Power of Attorney
Precautions, Bloodborne, Contact, and Droplet
Pregnancy
Premature Ventricular Contraction (PVC)
Preoperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis
Pressure Support Ventilation
Procaine
Procedural Sedation
Prochlorperazine
Promethazine
Propofol
Propofol Toxicity
Prosthetic Heart Valve
Protamine
Prothrombin Time
Pseudocholinesterase Deficiency
Pseudotumor Cerebri
Psychosis
Pudendal Nerve Block
Pulmonary Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Compliance
Pulmonary Function Tests
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulse Oximetry
Pulseless Electrical Activity
Pulsus Paradoxus
Pupillary Light Reflex
Quadratus Lumborum Block
Quinidine
Radial Artery Cannulation
Radiofrequency Ablation
Ranitidine
Recognizing Alcohol and Drug Impairment in the Workplace in Florida
Red Man Syndrome
Renal Failure
Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Respiratory Failure
Retrognathia
Retrograde Cardioplegia
Rhabdomyolysis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Right Ventricular Myocardial Infarction
Ringer's Lactate
Risperidone
Rocuronium
Ropivacaine
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Saddle Anesthetic Block
Salicylates Toxicity
Salicylic Acid (Aspirin)
Saphenous Vein Cutdown
Sarcoidosis
Sciatic Nerve Block
Scleroderma (Systemic Sclerosis)
Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
Seizure
Seizure Medications
Septic Shock (Sepsis)
Serotonin Syndrome
Sevoflurane
Shellfish Allergy
Shock
Sickle Cell Disease
Single Lung Ventilation
Sinus Arrhythmia
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Skin (Integument) Antiseptics
Smoking (Tobacco)
Somatosensory Evoked Potentials
Sotalol
Spinal Anesthesia
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Shock
Splenic Trauma
Status Asthmaticus
Status Epilepticus
Steady State Concentration
Stellate Ganglion Blocks
Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis (SBE) Prophylaxis
Subcutaneous Emphysema
Succinylcholine Chloride
Sudden Cardiac Death
Sugammadex
Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
Supraclavicular Block
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Sural Nerve Block
Surfactant
Surgical Airway Suctioning
Surgical Fire Safety
Sympathomimetic Toxicity
Sympathomimetics
Synchronized Electrical Cardioversion
Synchronized Intermittent Mandatory Ventilation
Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion (SIADH)
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome
Tachypnea
Terazosin
Tetracaine
Theophylline Toxicity
Thiazide Diuretics
Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block
Thrombocytopenia
Thrombocytopenia Pregnancy
Thyroid Storm
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Topical, Local, and Regional Anesthesia and Anesthetics
Torsade de Pointes
Tort
TPA Therapy
Tracheal Bronchus
Tracheal Injury
Tracheal Intubation Medications
Tramadol
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Transfusion Reactions
Transfusion Transmitted Disease
Transversus Abdominis Plane Block
Trauma Care Principles
Trauma Primary Survey
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tricuspid Regurgitation (Tricuspid Insufficiency)
Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity
Troponin
Ultrasound Guided Serratus Anterior Blocks
Uncal Herniation
Unconscious Patient
Universal Precautions
Unstable Angina
Valsalva Maneuver
Vasopressin (Antidiuretic Hormone, ADH)
Vecuronium
Venous Gas Embolism
Ventilation Assist Control
Ventilator Management
Ventilator Weaning
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT, V Tach)
Verapamil
Virchow Triad
Vital Sign Assessment
Vitamin B1 Thiamine Deficiency (Beriberi)
Volume of Distribution
Von Willebrand Disease
Warfarin
Waste Gas Scavenging System
Wernicke Encephalopathy
Wheezing
Ziconotide