Essentials of Nurse Anesthesia
Laura Wild McIntosh
McGraw-Hill, Health Professions Division, 1997 - Medical - 550 pages
This comprehensive review text is designed for students and practicing nurse anesthetists studying for certification and recertification exams. It is based on the content outline for the licensing exams and is written exclusively by certified nurse anesthetists. Its perspective includes all the specific and special considerations necessary for the nurse anesthetists, as well as a solid general review of anesthesia.
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