AANA 2019 | A Novel Use of the Erector Spinae Block in the Austere Environment

This piece is part of our coverage of The American Association Nurse Anaesthetist (AANA) 2019 Annual Congress in Chicago, Illinois. Check out the AANA here: https://www.aana.com/ This link leads you to the paper in question: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31247096 Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guests Robert Fabich, Doctor of Nursing Practice, CRNA, Veteran and…

AANA 2019 | Innovators in Anesthesia

This piece is part of our coverage of The American Association Nurse Anaesthetist (AANA) 2019 Annual Congress in Chicago, Illinois. Check out the AANA here: https://www.aana.com/ The Facebook Group “CRNA Inventors and Innovators” mentioned in this piece is here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2150893568464906/ Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with their guests Diane Miller, Pediatric Devices for…

AANA 2019 | Caring for the transgender patient

This piece is part of our coverage of The American Association Nurse Anaesthetist (AANA) 2019 Annual Congress in Chicago, Illinois. Check out the AANA here: https://www.aana.com/ The NHS’s guidelines are here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/gender-dysphoria/guidelines/ Presented by Desiree Chappell and Monty Mythen with Jose Castillo, PhD, CRNA Faculty, Texas Wesleyan University, AANA Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

Periop SIG 18 | Perioperative management in specific patient populations, panel discussion

What do we now know about perioperative asprin? More specifically, what is the latest thinking on the results of the PeriOperative ISchemic Evaluation-2 Trial (POISE-2)? How do we educate patients about exercise? How do we support and help patients who have adverse outcomes to surgery? What’s the best screening tool for malnutrition? Moderated by Dr…