Handbook of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation / Edition 3

Handbook of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation / Edition 3

by Morris S. Clark, Ann Brunick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323048277

ISBN-13: 9780323048279

Pub. Date: 10/09/2007

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Introducing the only chairside reference on N20/02 sedation! Written by respected specialists in the field, this indispensable new resource provides comprehensive coverage of all the principles for use of nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation as a means of pain and anxiety management. Presented in a user-friendly outline format, this handy pocket-sized guide features the most…  See more details below

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Introducing the only chairside reference on N20/02 sedation! Written by respected specialists in the field, this indispensable new resource provides comprehensive coverage of all the principles for use of nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation as a means of pain and anxiety management. Presented in a user-friendly outline format, this handy pocket-sized guide features the most current information on occupational biohazards, state-of-the-art equipment, ethical and legal concerns, and more. Key chapters cover patient assessment, equipment, nitrous oxide interaction with the body, and recovery from N20/02 sedation. A helpful appendix lists equipment manufacturers with addresses, phone/fax numbers, and website addresses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323048279
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/09/2007
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
1,025,044
Product dimensions:
6.64(w) x 9.32(h) x 0.46(d)

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Table of Contents

Pt. IIntroduction to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation1
1Practice Guidelines3
2History and Evolution of N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation6
3Pain and Anxiety Management16
4Comparison of N[subscript 2]/O[subscript 2] Sedation to Other Sedation Methods28
5Physical Properties and Pharmacokinetics of N[subscript 2]O33
6Manufacturing and Distribution of N[subscript 2]O and O[subscript 2] Gases41
7Economic Benefits Associated with N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Administration70
Pt. IIAnatomy, Physiology, and Administration75
8Anatomy and Physiology of Respiration and Airway Management77
9N[subscript 2]O and its Interaction with the Body89
10Patient Assessment99
11Titration of N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Gases107
12Signs and Symptoms of N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation111
13Technique for N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Administration118
14Recovery from N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation144
15Multidisciplinary Application of N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation149
16Clinical Application of N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation in Pediatrics163
Pt. IIIIssues of Special Consideration169
17Potential Biohazards for Health Personnel Associated with Chronic Exposure to N[subscript 2]O171
18N[subscript 2]O Abuse Issues185
19Ethical and Legal Considerations Regarding N[subscript 2]O Administration197
20Commonly Asked Questions Regarding N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation201
21Future Trends in N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation204
App. AManufacturers and Organizational Resources207
App. BPercent of N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Administered212
App. CN[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation Record214
App. DInformed Consent for N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation215
App. EOverview of Administration of N[subscript 2]O/O[subscript 2] Sedation216
App. FHealth Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996217
App. GOverview of CDC Hand Hygiene Guidelines220

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