Wayne State University

Courses offered - Anesthesia

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AN 7010 Advanced Health and Physical Assessment and Clinical Anesthesia Practicum I

Prereq: R.N. degree, admission to professional program for nurse anesthetists.

Advanced systematic focus on health assessment, anatomical and physical limitations, and impact on anesthesia practice.

AN 7020 Clinical Anesthesia Practicum II

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Continuation of AN 7010.

AN 7040 Clinical Anesthesia Practicum IV

Prereq: AN 7030.

Continuation of AN 7030.

AN 7050 Clinical Anesthesia Practicum V

Prerequisites: ([AN 7040]) Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Continuation of AN 7040.

AN 7070 Clinical Practice I

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the Doctor of Nur Anesthesia Pract program; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Outpatient anesthesia practice; focus on airway management.

AN 7080 Clinical Practice II

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Managing complex pediatric cases involving craniofacial problems, craniotomies, spinal fusion, and abdominal cases.

AN 7090 Clinical Practice III

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Clinical experience with complex cardiac diseases requiring thoracic and cardiopulmonary bypass.

AN 7100 Pharmacology I

Prereq: Registered Nurse, admission to professional curriculum.

Pharmacology as it relates to anesthesiology; pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.

AN 7110 Pharmacology II

Prerequisites: ([AN 7100]) Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Analysis of theories of pharmacology.

AN 7120 Advanced Pharmacology of Anesthesia

Prereq: R.N., admission to professional curriculum.

General qualitative and quantitative aspects of pharmacology. Interaction and kinetics of pharmacologic agents and their relationship to anesthetic practice.

AN 7150 Principles of Anesthesia I

Prereq: Registered Nurse, admission to professional curriculum.

Principles and usage of all anesthesia equipment including electronic instrumentation. Theoretical exploration of various techniques of anesthesia.

AN 7160 Principles of Anesthesia II

Prerequisites: ([AN 7150]) Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Advanced knowledge in application and use of modern anesthesia monitoring technology.

AN 7180 Electrocardiography in Anesthesia Practice

Prerequisites: ([AN 7150]) Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the MS in Anesthesia program; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Background for monitoring, diagnosing, and treating cardiac arrhythmias in the perioperative period. Working background in fundamentals of 12-lead ECG interpretation; its application in the perioperative period.

AN 7190 Advanced Cardiovascular Patho-physiology and EKG

Prereq: AN 7180; admission to professional program for nurse anesthetists.

Advanced cardiovascular pathophysiology, assessing and diagnosing cardiac dysfunctions, and integration of appropriate clinical interventions in the anesthetic management plan of care.

AN 7500 Chemistry and Physics of Anesthesia

Prereq: Registered Nurse, admission to professional program for nurse anesthetists.

Analysis and principles of chemistry and physics as applied to anesthesia.

AN 7620 Pulmonary Mechanics and Anesthesia Implications

Prereq: Registered Nurse; AN 7200 or equiv.; admission to professional program.

Advanced evaluation of cardiopulmonary/respiratory complication. Clinical anesthesia care.

AN 7690 Advanced Clinical Anesthesia Practice Review I

Prerequisites: ([AN 7170 with a minimum grade of C]) Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Use of theoretical concepts and advanced clinical principles to develop the art and science of practice with emphasis on individualizing care, in addition to board preparation.

AN 7780 Professional Dimensions of Anesthesia Practice

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students in the Doctor of Nur Anesthesia Pract program; enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Advanced knowledge in professional growth and development . Understanding the foundations and development of professional organizations, professionalism and the value of clinical services for professional growth.

AN 7800 Pain Management for Nurse Anesthetists

Prerequisites: ([AN 7600 with a minimum grade of C]) Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Regional techniques and pharmacological interventions to manage acute and chronic pain.

AN 7880 Anesthesia Seminar

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Current developments in concepts and theories of nurse anesthesia.

AN 7900 Advanced Pediatric Topics

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Detailed advanced lectures in specific pediatric topics.

AN 7910 Special Topics in Pediatric Anesthesia

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Common pediatric problems; in-depth knowledge on neonatal anesthesia.

AN 7920 Case Presentations

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.

Anatomy and physiology of various diseases including principles of anesthetic management.