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a specialist who administers an anesthetic to a patient before he is treated

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One of the four specialist anesthetists was due for pension while the others wanted to quit for unidentified reasons, reportedly for better packages at other hospitals, Khaleej Times has learnt.
Tipu Sultan said growing demand for trained anesthetists (anesthesiologists) in the Middle Eastern countries also contributed towards the shortage of qualified hands in the country and the situation demanded revision in the pay scales of the professionals, coupled with competitive salary packages to prevent constant brain drain.
The survey asked all senior anesthetists in NHS hospitals in the UK (more than 80% of whom replied) to report how many cases of accidental awareness during general anesthesia they encountered in 2011.
The new standard will provide assurance to the public that entry level nurse anesthetists continue to possess the knowledge to provide safe and effective care.
Established by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA), National Nurse Anesthetists Week was created to encourage CRNAs to take the opportunity to educate the public about anesthesia safety, questions to ask prior to undergoing surgery, and the benefits of receiving anesthesia care from nurse anesthetists.
The major drugs of abuse in nurse anesthetists, once we get past alcohol, are IV opioids," says Zwerling, who serves as chief anesthetist at a cancer center in Pennsylvania, "These drugs in some cases are up to 1,000 times more potent than morphine.
The Colorado Hospital Association, in cooperation with the Colorado Association of Nurse Anesthetists (CoANA), the Colorado Nurses Association, and the Colorado Rural Health Center, worked to support the opt-out with Governor Ritter's office.
Established in the late 1800s as the first clinical nursing specialty, nurse anesthesia was developed in response to the growing need surgeons had for specially trained anesthetists.
Following the successful launch of the CNAP Monitor 500i earlier this year, APC Cardiovascular has now launched an enhanced version of the device; which allows anesthetists to measure peri-operative fluid volume using non-invasive pulse pressure variation.
The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) was formed in 1931 and its membership is now over 35,000 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) and students.
In response to input from our membership, the Montana Nurses' Association APRNs will be joining forces with Montana Certified Nurse Anesthetists to welcome all advanced practice nurses--nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurse midwives and nurse anesthetists--to a spring continuing education conference at the Grouse Mountain Lodge in Whitefish, Montana on May 4, 5 and 6, 2007.
The concern about the use of anesthetists is the associated high cost.
This study found that nurse anesthetists have three times the risk of MS as other age-matched nurses.
A new Medicare rule allows states to set the guidelines for physician supervision of certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs).
In November of last year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published an anesthesia care rule that enables state governors to opt out of the federal physician supervision requirement for nurse anesthetists.