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Nurse Anesthesia Pocket Guide, Third Edition
A Resource for Students and Clinicians

Author(s): Lynn Fitzgerald Macksey, RN, MSN, CRNA
  • ISBN-13: 9781284115147
  • Spiral/paperback    408 pages      © 2018
Price: $56.95 US List
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Awarded First Place in the 2017 AJN Book of the Year Awards in Critical Care-Emergency Nursing!

Nurse Anesthesia Pocket Guide: A Resource for Students and Clinicians, Third Edition provides easy-to-use and concise information that nurse anesthetists working in the operating room need to know. It includes general anesthesia principles, obstetrics, pediatrics, regional anesthesia, and medication charts.

Completely updated and revised, the Third Edition provides additional information on anesthetic complications, intraoperative monitoring, expanded content on positioning ramifications and nerve injury, an updated pharmacology chapter, new peripheral nerve blocks, and additional math and pulmonary/cardiac formulas.

Chapter 1  Core Anesthesia Info
Chapter 2  AGM - Airway - Ventilation
Chapter 3  Monitoring
Chapter 4  Intravenous Fluids, Colloids, Blood Products
Chapter 5  Anesthesia Pharmacology
Chapter 6  Neuraxial Anesthesia
Chapter 7  Peripheral Nerve Blocks
Chapter 8  Neuro Anatomy and Physiology
Chapter 9  Cardiac
Chapter 10  Arterial Blood Gases
Chapter 11  Pediatrics
Chapter 12  Obstetric Anesthesia
Chapter 13  Abbreviations

Lynn Fitzgerald Macksey, RN, MSN, CRNA

Lynn Fitzgerald Macksey MSN, CRNA has practiced as a cardiothoracic intensive care nurse for many years, and taught several types of nursing courses (Advanced Cardiac Life Support and classes for Critical Care Registered Nurses).  In addition, she served as an adjunct clinical instructor for Seminole Community College.  She has published three case studies in a peer-reviewed journal and has successfully completed three anesthesia texts including two pocket-guides and a textbook on Surgical Procedures and Anesthetic Implications.  She has spoken at the Cleveland AANA meeting in 2006, done lectures at the Regional State Meeting in North Carolina, and been a guest lecturer at the Raleigh School of Nurse Anesthesia.  In addition to her successful publishing and speaking career, Mrs. Macksey maintains an active anesthesia practice as a CRNA and serves as a clinical preceptor to nurse anesthesia students at the Raleigh School of Nurse Anesthesia in North Carolina.

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