Courses offered - Anesthesia
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AN 7010 Advanced Health and Physical Assessment and Clinical Anesthesia Practicum IRestriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
Advanced systematic focus on health assessment, anatomical and physical limitations, and impact on anesthesia practice.
AN 7020 Clinical Anesthesia Practicum II
Continuation of AN 7010.
AN 7030 Clinical Anesthesia Practicum III
Continuation of AN 7020.
AN 7040 Clinical Anesthesia Practicum IVPrerequisites: ([AN 7030]) Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
Continuation of AN 7030.
AN 7050 Clinical Anesthesia Practicum V
Continuation of AN 7040.
AN 7060 Clinical Anesthesia Practicum VI
Continuation of AN 7050.
AN 7070 Clinical Practice I
Outpatient anesthesia practice; focus on airway management.
AN 7080 Clinical Practice II
Managing complex pediatric cases involving craniofacial problems, craniotomies, spinal fusion, and abdominal cases.
AN 7090 Clinical Practice III
Clinical experience with complex cardiac diseases requiring thoracic and cardiopulmonary bypass.
AN 7100 Pharmacology IRestriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
Pharmacology as it relates to anesthesiology; pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.
AN 7110 Pharmacology II
Analysis of theories of pharmacology.
AN 7120 Advanced Pharmacology of AnesthesiaRestriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
General qualitative and quantitative aspects of pharmacology. Interaction and kinetics of pharmacologic agents and their relationship to anesthetic practice.
AN 7150 Principles of Anesthesia IRestriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
Principles and usage of all anesthesia equipment including electronic instrumentation. Theoretical exploration of various techniques of anesthesia.
AN 7160 Principles of Anesthesia II
Advanced knowledge in application and use of modern anesthesia monitoring technology.
AN 7170 Principles of Anesthesia III
Continuation of AN 7160.
AN 7180 Electrocardiography in Anesthesia Practice
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 EKGPrerequisites: ([AN 7180 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.
Advanced cardiovascular pathophysiology, assessing and diagnosing cardiac dysfunctions, and integration of appropriate clinical interventions in the anesthetic management plan of care.
AN 7220 Advanced Physiology I
Advanced human physiology to include understanding of anatomic structures and related physiological changes and mechanisms governing cellular, neurological, and hematological and liver functions as they relate to anesthesia.
AN 7230 Advanced Physiology II
Advanced knowledge in physiology and related physiological mechanisms governing, respiratory, cardiovascular, and the renal systems and as they relate to anesthesia.
AN 7240 Advanced Physiology and Pathophysiology
Advanced knowledge in physiology; in-depth analysis of disease processes; correlation of pathophysiology, pharmacology, and advanced principles of anesthesia care.
AN 7500 Chemistry and Physics of AnesthesiaRestriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
Analysis and principles of chemistry and physics as applied to anesthesia.
AN 7590 Advanced Anatomy for Nurse Anesthetists
Structural and functional aspects of the human body; relationships to nurse anesthesia practice. Study of regions in which anesthesia may be induced.
AN 7600 Regional Anesthesia
Review of the anatomy and physiology of the spinal cord and peripheral nerves and the pharmacology of local anesthetic agents. Techniques of pain management administration and management of spinal/epidural and peripheral regional anesthetics.
AN 7620 Pulmonary Mechanics and Anesthesia ImplicationsEnrollment is limited to Graduate level students; enrollment limited to students in the Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
Advanced evaluation of cardiopulmonary/respiratory complication. Clinical anesthesia care.
AN 7690 Advanced Clinical Anesthesia Practice Review I
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 7700 Advanced Clinical Anesthesia Practice and Review II
Use of theoretical concepts and advanced clinical principles in perfecting the art and science of anesthesia practice with emphasis on preparation for board examination.
AN 7730 Process of Teaching
Advanced teaching and learning concepts. Understanding diversity in the classroom, and learning styles.
AN 7780 Professional Dimensions of Anesthesia Practice
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
Regional techniques and pharmacological interventions to manage acute and chronic pain.
AN 7880 Anesthesia Seminar
Current developments in concepts and theories of nurse anesthesia.
AN 7885 Research Design for Anesthesia
Research methodologies, including quantitative and qualitative statistical techniques. Emphasis on designing, implementing, and evaluating health care research.
AN 7890 Terminal Project
Finalization of research; preparation for poster submission, publication and presentation of research.
AN 7900 Advanced Pediatric Topics
Detailed advanced lectures in specific pediatric topics.
AN 7910 Special Topics in Pediatric Anesthesia
Common pediatric problems; in-depth knowledge on neonatal anesthesia.
AN 7920 Case Presentations
Anatomy and physiology of various diseases including principles of anesthetic management.