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anaesthetist

1. Brit a qualified doctor specializing in the administration of anaesthetics
2. US a person qualified to administer anaesthesia, often a nurse or someone other than a physician
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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 Royal College of Anesthetists (RCoA) and the Association of Anesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) today publish initial findings from a major study which looked at how many patients experienced accidental awareness during general anesthesia.
A panel of certified nurse anesthetists representing a diverse sample of anesthesia providers throughout the United States participated in the standard setting evaluation.
Zwerling then decided to attend nursing school, and eventually would become a certified nurse anesthetist.
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.
But in some parts of the country, third-party payers have concluded that they are paying for sedation twice when they pay for an anesthetist or anesthesiologist to sedate for endoscopy, because physician reimbursement for an endoscopic procedure includes payment for the delivery of sedation.
Anesthetist Kosuke Miyahara, 30, put the heart patient under and surgeon Izumi Tomiyama, 37, inflicted injuries on him that took two weeks to heal, it said.
This history begins in 1905--hence the centennial--with nine young men from Brooklyn NY meeting at Long Island College Hospital to start a society of physician anesthetists.
Vovici, the leading provider of online survey software and enterprise feedback management (EFM) solutions, today announced that the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA), the preeminent organization representing Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs), is using feedback captured by Vovici to maintain a high level of standards and gain a deeper understanding of its member base.
She completed her studies and attained a Masters of Science degree in nursing, with a specialty in anesthesia, and became a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist.
Verispan is pleased to announce the release of three new health care lists--Certified Nurse Midwife, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist and Clinical Nurse Specialist-- which provide clients with indispensable tools for understanding and targeting the "hidden prescribers" of the health care industry.
Assessing the available options and adopting a prudent treatment plan can prevent most pain, says Dave Pederson, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) and pain management spokesman for the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA).