NATN


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NATN

Abbreviation for:
National Association of Theatre Nurses, see there
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With the enthusiastic endorsement of the American Council on Education, the American Association of Community Colleges and the Council of Great City Schools, NATN quickly enrolled more than 200 urban high schools, four-year institutions and leading two-year institutions.
He said that NATN has created and road-tested standard agreements for transfer and articulation at the course, program and institutional levels.
NATN will devote the next several months to consultative meetings and outreach, including a Summer Academy in Puerto Rico in July.
However, in comparison to AORN tourniquet guidelines, the NATN (2004) guidelines appear to be less evidence-based.
Application of a cuff should be individualised for each patient based on the size and shape of the patient's limb (Pedowitz et al 1993, AORN 2004, NATN 2004).
Nerve injury is the most commonly reported injury (AORN 2004, NATN 2004).
However, Klenerman (2003), NATN (2004) and McEwen (2007) suggest the optimum tourniquet time should be as short as possible but no longer than two hours in healthy patients.
Beesley J, Reid J, Williams M 2003 Staffing for Patients in the Perioperative Setting Harrogate, NATN
Perioperative Care Collaborative 2003 The provision of non-medical perioperative practitioner working as first assistant to the surgeon Harrogate, NATN