Non-Barbiturates and the Brain

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Quick Overview

Associate Member (Student) Price: $21.00

Members Price: $35.00

1.0 Class A Credit
1.0 Pharm Credit
Course Expiration Date: 4/20/2020


Overview of Course:

Non-barbiturate drugs such as propofol are currently the mainstay of anesthesia practice, yet a lot remains unknown about which areas of the brain and how exactly these agents interact with neurons to assert their activity. This activity will be a presentation on the latest research in this arena.

Learner Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Discuss neurophysiology of consciousness, memory and awareness.

  2. Understand the different brain regions involved in awareness and sleep.

  3. Describe the effects of non-barbiturate anesthetics on the brain.


Important Information:

The course post-test will not launch until you have full watched the video in its entirety.   The passing score of at least 80% is required for the exam in this course.  The participant will have only 1 opportunity to successfully complete the course post-test which is 10 random questions pulled from the test pool of questions.  If the participant fails the post test, they will not receive CE credits for this course.

Accreditation Statements

The course has been prior approved by the AANA for 1 Class A CE credit; AANA Code number 1034574; Course Expiration Date 4/20/2020.

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists designated this program as meeting the criteria for up to 1 CE in Pharmacology/Therapeutics.

The American Associate of Nurse Anesthetists is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.  

Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10862.