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2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 8821 - Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia III


32 clinical hours per week. P: Admission to the DNP nurse anesthesia specialty area or permission of the nurse anesthesia program director; NURS 8272 , NURS 8815 , NURS 8820 ; C: NURS 8274 , NURS 8816 . Application of didactic learning through preparation, planning, and implementation of general and regional anesthetics. Use of previously developed skills and progress from basic anesthesia management to administration of anesthesia for patients with complex medical histories and for advanced procedures. Procedural knowledge, including communication and interprofessional collaboration, is reinforced by simulation instruction. Journal articles and case reports are presented, critically analyzed and discussed in weekly clinical conferences and monthly department conferences. Specialty clinical rotations include cardiovascular, neurological, obstetrics, pediatrics, and regional anesthesia. Clinical rotations are continued through university designated break periods.