American Association of Nurse Anesthetists


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American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)

a professional association of certified registered nurse anesthetists.

A·mer·i·can As·so·ci·a·tion of Nurse A·nes·the·tists

(AANA) (ă-mer'i-kăn ă-sō'sē-ā'shŭn nŭrs ă-nes'thĕ-tists)
Organized professional group of nurse anesthetists.
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To obtain copies of the two brochures, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, 222 South Prospect Avenue, Park Ridge, IL 60068.
Based on various recommendations for appropriate content for contemporary nursing practice (29-33), including recommendations of professional nursing organizations (American Association of Colleges of Nursing, American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, National League for Nursing) and professional accreditation organizations, an initial 57-credit course sequence was developed.
Members of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists provided volunteer support.
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We are pleased that these well respected organizations have joined groups such as the American Society of Anesthesiologists, JCAHO, and the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists in recognizing that intraoperative awareness is a patient safety concern and that brain function monitoring has a role as part of a comprehensive program to reduce the incidence of inadvertent surgical wake-ups," said Mr.
According to the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, anesthetic awareness is "when surgical patients can recall their surroundings or an event - sometimes even pain - related to their surgery while they were under general anesthesia.
Aspect Medical Systems (NASDAQ: ASPM) today announced that the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) has published a position statement regarding unintended awareness under general anesthesia on the AANA Web site.
Patients are able to rest easy knowing a CRNA is by their side during the entire surgery, said Terry Wicks, CRNA, MHS, president of the 36,000-member American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA).
She is an active member of the Ophthalmic Anesthesia Society, Ophthalmic Administrators Society, and the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists.
Providing guidance and direction for the nation's 30,000 CRNAs is the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA).
The blood drive/entertainment event is jointly sponsored by the American Nurses Association, the American Red Cross, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, and Johnson & Johnson.
the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) is the professional organization for more than 30,000

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