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Articles by Kristen Cooley, BA, CVT, VTS (anesthesia)

Kristen Cooley, BA, CVT, VTS (anesthesia)

Anesthesia monitoring: Part I (Proceedings)
April 1, 2009

The word anesthesia means without sensation-–our goal is to provide unconsciousness, amnesia, analgesia and muscle relaxation for a variety of procedures both invasive and non-invasive.

Blood gas basics (Proceedings)
April 1, 2009

Blood gas analysis gives us information about a patient's acid-base status and pulmonary function.

The ins and outs of the anesthesia machine (Proceedings)
April 1, 2009

The components of an anesthesia machine work together to deliver controlled amounts of oxygen and anesthetic gas.

Anesthetic drugs: A review and what's new (Proceedings)
April 1, 2009

There is no single best way to anesthetize dogs and cats, making it imperative to be familiar with a variety of different anesthetic drugs and techniques.

Anesthesia monitoring: Part II (Proceedings)
April 1, 2009

Anesthesia monitors are only as good as the people who use them. It is imperative to know what is normal so that you can recognize when something is outside of normal.

The physiology of pain (Proceedings)
April 1, 2009

Pain is a complex sensory and emotional experience that can be associated with actual or potential tissue damage.


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