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17 apps in 1 (Mega App)
This app consists of the book/app "Anesthesia Case Tips" and "16" other Vargo Anesthesia apps combined into 1. So it is now 17 in 1. This app will be updated frequently, free of charge.

The 17 apps included in this massive app are listed below:

1. "Malignant Hyperthermia" - Simplified with the latest literature from the Malignant Hyperthermia Association website.

2. "Calculations"- ABL/EBV, BMI, BSA/CI, MAP, SVR/PVR, Bicarb Deficit and O2 Cylinder Duration. There are no anesthesia drugs doses calculated.

3. "Crises" - This simplifies the emergencies you may deal with in the world of anesthesia. Algorithms and review notes from Amniotic Fluid Embolism, cardiac, airway and other emergency situations.

4. "Anesthesia Case Tips" - The "Anesthesia Case Tips" book (kindle) version on Amazon.com was one of the top selling anesthesia books the year it was published. It consists of 27 chapters with over 500 cases. The simplified search engine permits you to find your case within seconds. There is also a “Notes Section” for you to add personal notes for each case. Cases are frequently being added. Many of the newer cases cannot be found in Jaffe.

5. “Anesthesia Drug Box” - There are no drug calculations in the app, just basic pharmacology information as a review. This app contains over 150 drugs/agents/products that we commonly or only periodically use in the field of anesthesia. Perfect for students and a good review and quick reference for anesthesia veterans.

6. “Anesthesia Drips”- Common information concerning anesthesia drips. There are no drug calculations. This is a user-friendly top selling anesthesia app which contains a large list of cardiac and anesthesia drips. With one click, the app explains:
*How to mix your drip.
*Popular mixing concentrations.
*Equations used to get the drip rates as a reference
*Pharmacology notes on how the drug works.

7. “Adult Anesthesia” - This app offers you over 350 drugs as a basic review.

8. “CABG for Anesthesia”- Tailored for someone learning to manage hearts in anesthesia. It is simplified but still detailed. It explains:
*CABG cliffs notes you won’t get in class.
*Step-by-step instructions from pre-op to post-op care.
*What to do from the beginning.
*Setting up the room.
*What the surgeon is doing.
*What the surgeon will do next.
*Images.
*When and what drugs to give.
*Common cardiac drips.
*Coming off bypass & how other experienced anesthesia providers come off bypass.

9. "Blood/TEGs" - Notes on blood transfusion and blood products. TEG review notes and simplified for beginners.

10. "Pediatric Case Tips" - Contains how we manage close to 100 surgical procedures from start to finish. It was edited by experienced pediatric CRNAs who sit the cases and how they manage them.

11. "OB Regional Anesthesia" - Contains the same material as many OB books, but simplified and user friendly. Equivalent to a 500 page book. Simplifies and user friendly.

12. "LA Max Doses" - One click and you have a quick reference to all the maximum local anesthetic doses.

13. "Local Anesthetics" - A quick detailed reference to all the local anesthetics. Information on:
*Drug description
*Doses & concentrations for the variety of blocks
*Comparative tables
*Pharmacokinetics
*Clinical pharmacology
*Chemical structures
*pKa
*Indications/Contraindications
*Review notes

14. "Anticoagulants & Neuraxial/Deep Regional Block Tables" - Tables of 25 anticoagulants that show:
*Minimal time between the last dose and initiation of a block.
*Whether the anticoagulant can be administered while an epidural catheter is in place.
*Minimal time to restart the anticoagulant after catheter removal.
*When to restart anticoagulant after procedure.
*When to remove catheter after administration.

15. "Platelet Function Assay and interpretation."

16. "Pharmacology & Reversal methods of 28 anticoagulants."

17. "Coagulants & Deficiencies"

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Version History

Launched Feb 14, 2014 (almost 6 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 4 months, on average.

Nov 02
2019
(Current)
Version 19.0

Apr 21
2016
Version 18.0

Apr 04
2016
Version 17.0

Feb 12
2016
Version 16.0

Dec 12
2015
Version 15.0

Nov 26
2015
Version 14.0

Oct 20
2015
Version 13.0

This app is simply 5 popular anesthesia apps combined in 1.

This app will frequently be updated with the newest surgical procedures, drugs and drips for FREE!


The 5 apps included into this massive app are listed below:


“Anesthesia Case Tips”- The "Anesthesia Case Tips" book version on Amazon.com is $59. The Case Tips app is one of the top selling anesthesia app on iTunes App Store. It consists of 27 chapters with over 500 cases. The included search engine permits you to find your case within seconds. There is also a “Notes Section” for you to add personal notes for each case. Cases are frequently being added for FREE. Many of the newer cases cannot be found in Jaffe.


“Anesthesia Drug Box”– This app contains over 150 drugs/agents/products that we commonly or only periodically use in the field of Anesthesia. Perfect for students and a good review and quick reference for anesthesia veterans.


“Anesthesia Drips”- This is a user-friendly top selling anesthesia app which contains a large list of cardiac and anesthesia drips. With one click, the app explains:
*How to mix your drip.
*Final concentrations.
*Equations used to get the drip rates as a reference.
*Drip tables.
*Drip rates are calculated by just clicking the listed weight in kilograms of your patient’s actual weight.
*Pharmacology notes on how the drug works.


“Adult Anesthesia” -This app offers you over 350 weight based drug calculations. With 2 simple clicks, you are ready to go within seconds. You no longer lose time to having to double-check a dose. Just click on your patient’s weight and you have many categories to choose from, with 350 calculations already done for you. It also has weight-based doses for crises like Anaphylaxis, MH, Cardiac Arrests and many more.


“CABG For Anesthesia”- This App is tailored for someone learning to manage hearts in anesthesia. It is simplified but still detailed. It explains:
*CABG cliffs notes you won’t get in class.
*Step-by-step instructions from pre-op to post-op care.
*What to do from the beginning.
*Setting up the room.
*What the surgeon is doing.
*What the surgeon will do next.
*Images.
*When and what drugs to give.
*Drips.
*Coming off bypass & how other experienced anesthesia providers come off bypass.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

Oct 14
2015
Version 12.0

This app is simply 5 popular anesthesia apps combined in 1.

This app will frequently be updated with the newest surgical procedures, drugs and drips for FREE!


The 5 apps included into this massive app are listed below:


“Anesthesia Case Tips”- The "Anesthesia Case Tips" book version on Amazon.com is $59. The Case Tips app is one of the top selling anesthesia app on iTunes App Store. It consists of 27 chapters with over 500 cases. The included search engine permits you to find your case within seconds. There is also a “Notes Section” for you to add personal notes for each case. Cases are frequently being added for FREE. Many of the newer cases cannot be found in Jaffe.


“Anesthesia Drug Box”– This app contains over 150 drugs/agents/products that we commonly or only periodically use in the field of Anesthesia. Perfect for students and a good review and quick reference for anesthesia veterans.


“Anesthesia Drips”- This is a user-friendly top selling anesthesia app which contains a large list of cardiac and anesthesia drips. With one click, the app explains:
*How to mix your drip.
*Final concentrations.
*Equations used to get the drip rates as a reference.
*Drip tables.
*Drip rates are calculated by just clicking the listed weight in kilograms of your patient’s actual weight.
*Pharmacology notes on how the drug works.


“Adult Anesthesia” -This app offers you over 350 weight based drug calculations. With 2 simple clicks, you are ready to go within seconds. You no longer lose time to having to double-check a dose. Just click on your patient’s weight and you have many categories to choose from, with 350 calculations already done for you. It also has weight-based doses for crises like Anaphylaxis, MH, Cardiac Arrests and many more.


“CABG For Anesthesia”- This App is tailored for someone learning to manage hearts in anesthesia. It is simplified but still detailed. It explains:
*CABG cliffs notes you won’t get in class.
*Step-by-step instructions from pre-op to post-op care.
*What to do from the beginning.
*Setting up the room.
*What the surgeon is doing.
*What the surgeon will do next.
*Images.
*When and what drugs to give.
*Drips.
*Coming off bypass & how other experienced anesthesia providers come off bypass.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

Sep 23
2015
Version 11.0

This app is simply 5 popular anesthesia apps combined in 1.

This app will frequently be updated with the newest surgical procedures, drugs and drips for FREE!


The 5 apps included into this massive app are listed below:


“Anesthesia Case Tips”- The "Anesthesia Case Tips" book version on Amazon.com is $59. The Case Tips app is one of the top selling anesthesia app on iTunes App Store. It consists of 27 chapters with over 500 cases. The included search engine permits you to find your case within seconds. There is also a “Notes Section” for you to add personal notes for each case. Cases are frequently being added for FREE. Many of the newer cases cannot be found in Jaffe.


“Anesthesia Drug Box”– This app contains over 150 drugs/agents/products that we commonly or only periodically use in the field of Anesthesia. Perfect for students and a good review and quick reference for anesthesia veterans.


“Anesthesia Drips”- This is a user-friendly top selling anesthesia app which contains a large list of cardiac and anesthesia drips. With one click, the app explains:
*How to mix your drip.
*Final concentrations.
*Equations used to get the drip rates as a reference.
*Drip tables.
*Drip rates are calculated by just clicking the listed weight in kilograms of your patient’s actual weight.
*Pharmacology notes on how the drug works.


“Adult Anesthesia” -This app offers you over 350 weight based drug calculations. With 2 simple clicks, you are ready to go within seconds. You no longer lose time to having to double-check a dose. Just click on your patient’s weight and you have many categories to choose from, with 350 calculations already done for you. It also has weight-based doses for crises like Anaphylaxis, MH, Cardiac Arrests and many more.


“CABG For Anesthesia”- This App is tailored for someone learning to manage hearts in anesthesia. It is simplified but still detailed. It explains:
*CABG cliffs notes you won’t get in class.
*Step-by-step instructions from pre-op to post-op care.
*What to do from the beginning.
*Setting up the room.
*What the surgeon is doing.
*What the surgeon will do next.
*Images.
*When and what drugs to give.
*Drips.
*Coming off bypass & how other experienced anesthesia providers come off bypass.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

Sep 23
2015
Version 9.0

This app is simply 5 popular anesthesia apps combined in 1.

This app will frequently be updated with the newest surgical procedures, drugs and drips for FREE!


The 5 apps included into this massive app are listed below:


“Anesthesia Case Tips”- The "Anesthesia Case Tips" book version on Amazon.com is $59. The Case Tips app is one of the top selling anesthesia app on iTunes App Store. It consists of 27 chapters with over 500 cases. The included search engine permits you to find your case within seconds. There is also a “Notes Section” for you to add personal notes for each case. Cases are frequently being added for FREE. Many of the newer cases cannot be found in Jaffe.


“Anesthesia Drug Box”– This app contains over 150 drugs/agents/products that we commonly or only periodically use in the field of Anesthesia. Perfect for students and a good review and quick reference for anesthesia veterans.


“Anesthesia Drips”- This is a user-friendly top selling anesthesia app which contains a large list of cardiac and anesthesia drips. With one click, the app explains:
*How to mix your drip.
*Final concentrations.
*Equations used to get the drip rates as a reference.
*Drip tables.
*Drip rates are calculated by just clicking the listed weight in kilograms of your patient’s actual weight.
*Pharmacology notes on how the drug works.


“Adult Anesthesia” -This app offers you over 350 weight based drug calculations. With 2 simple clicks, you are ready to go within seconds. You no longer lose time to having to double-check a dose. Just click on your patient’s weight and you have many categories to choose from, with 350 calculations already done for you. It also has weight-based doses for crises like Anaphylaxis, MH, Cardiac Arrests and many more.


“CABG For Anesthesia”- This App is tailored for someone learning to manage hearts in anesthesia. It is simplified but still detailed. It explains:
*CABG cliffs notes you won’t get in class.
*Step-by-step instructions from pre-op to post-op care.
*What to do from the beginning.
*Setting up the room.
*What the surgeon is doing.
*What the surgeon will do next.
*Images.
*When and what drugs to give.
*Drips.
*Coming off bypass & how other experienced anesthesia providers come off bypass.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

Jul 05
2015
Version 8.0

This app is simply 5 popular anesthesia apps combined in 1.

This app will frequently be updated with the newest surgical procedures, drugs and drips for FREE!


The 5 apps included into this massive app are listed below:


“Anesthesia Case Tips”- The "Anesthesia Case Tips" book version on Amazon.com is $59. The Case Tips app is one of the top selling anesthesia app on iTunes App Store. It consists of 27 chapters with over 500 cases. The included search engine permits you to find your case within seconds. There is also a “Notes Section” for you to add personal notes for each case. Cases are frequently being added for FREE. Many of the newer cases cannot be found in Jaffe.


“Anesthesia Drug Box”– This app contains over 150 drugs/agents/products that we commonly or only periodically use in the field of Anesthesia. Perfect for students and a good review and quick reference for anesthesia veterans.


“Anesthesia Drips”- This is a user-friendly top selling anesthesia app which contains a large list of cardiac and anesthesia drips. With one click, the app explains:
*How to mix your drip.
*Final concentrations.
*Equations used to get the drip rates as a reference.
*Drip tables.
*Drip rates are calculated by just clicking the listed weight in kilograms of your patient’s actual weight.
*Pharmacology notes on how the drug works.


“Adult Anesthesia” -This app offers you over 350 weight based drug calculations. With 2 simple clicks, you are ready to go within seconds. You no longer lose time to having to double-check a dose. Just click on your patient’s weight and you have many categories to choose from, with 350 calculations already done for you. It also has weight-based doses for crises like Anaphylaxis, MH, Cardiac Arrests and many more.


“CABG For Anesthesia”- This App is tailored for someone learning to manage hearts in anesthesia. It is simplified but still detailed. It explains:
*CABG cliffs notes you won’t get in class.
*Step-by-step instructions from pre-op to post-op care.
*What to do from the beginning.
*Setting up the room.
*What the surgeon is doing.
*What the surgeon will do next.
*Images.
*When and what drugs to give.
*Drips.
*Coming off bypass & how other experienced anesthesia providers come off bypass.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

Jun 17
2015
Version 7.0

This app is simply 5 popular anesthesia apps combined in 1.

This app will frequently be updated with the newest surgical procedures, drugs and drips for FREE!


The 5 apps included into this massive app are listed below:


“Anesthesia Case Tips”- The "Anesthesia Case Tips" book version on Amazon.com is $59. The Case Tips app is one of the top selling anesthesia app on iTunes App Store. It consists of 27 chapters with over 500 cases. The included search engine permits you to find your case within seconds. There is also a “Notes Section” for you to add personal notes for each case. Cases are frequently being added for FREE. Many of the newer cases cannot be found in Jaffe.


“Anesthesia Drug Box”– This app contains over 150 drugs/agents/products that we commonly or only periodically use in the field of Anesthesia. Perfect for students and a good review and quick reference for anesthesia veterans.


“Anesthesia Drips”- This is a user-friendly top selling anesthesia app which contains a large list of cardiac and anesthesia drips. With one click, the app explains:
*How to mix your drip.
*Final concentrations.
*Equations used to get the drip rates as a reference.
*Drip tables.
*Drip rates are calculated by just clicking the listed weight in kilograms of your patient’s actual weight.
*Pharmacology notes on how the drug works.


“Adult Anesthesia” -This app offers you over 350 weight based drug calculations. With 2 simple clicks, you are ready to go within seconds. You no longer lose time to having to double-check a dose. Just click on your patient’s weight and you have many categories to choose from, with 350 calculations already done for you. It also has weight-based doses for crises like Anaphylaxis, MH, Cardiac Arrests and many more.


“CABG For Anesthesia”- This App is tailored for someone learning to manage hearts in anesthesia. It is simplified but still detailed. It explains:
*CABG cliffs notes you won’t get in class.
*Step-by-step instructions from pre-op to post-op care.
*What to do from the beginning.
*Setting up the room.
*What the surgeon is doing.
*What the surgeon will do next.
*Images.
*When and what drugs to give.
*Drips.
*Coming off bypass & how other experienced anesthesia providers come off bypass.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

May 08
2015
Version 6.0

This app is simply 5 popular anesthesia apps combined in 1.

This app will frequently be updated with the newest surgical procedures, drugs and drips for FREE!


The 5 apps included into this massive app are listed below:


“Anesthesia Case Tips”- The "Anesthesia Case Tips" book version on Amazon.com is $59. The Case Tips app is one of the top selling anesthesia app on iTunes App Store. It consists of 27 chapters with over 500 cases. The included search engine permits you to find your case within seconds. There is also a “Notes Section” for you to add personal notes for each case. Cases are frequently being added for FREE. Many of the newer cases cannot be found in Jaffe.


“Anesthesia Drug Box”– This app contains over 150 drugs/agents/products that we commonly or only periodically use in the field of Anesthesia. Perfect for students and a good review and quick reference for anesthesia veterans.


“Anesthesia Drips”- This is a user-friendly top selling anesthesia app which contains a large list of cardiac and anesthesia drips. With one click, the app explains:
*How to mix your drip.
*Final concentrations.
*Equations used to get the drip rates as a reference.
*Drip tables.
*Drip rates are calculated by just clicking the listed weight in kilograms of your patient’s actual weight.
*Pharmacology notes on how the drug works.


“Adult Anesthesia” -This app offers you over 350 weight based drug calculations. With 2 simple clicks, you are ready to go within seconds. You no longer lose time to having to double-check a dose. Just click on your patient’s weight and you have many categories to choose from, with 350 calculations already done for you. It also has weight-based doses for crises like Anaphylaxis, MH, Cardiac Arrests and many more.


“CABG For Anesthesia”- This App is tailored for someone learning to manage hearts in anesthesia. It is simplified but still detailed. It explains:
*CABG cliffs notes you won’t get in class.
*Step-by-step instructions from pre-op to post-op care.
*What to do from the beginning.
*Setting up the room.
*What the surgeon is doing.
*What the surgeon will do next.
*Images.
*When and what drugs to give.
*Drips.
*Coming off bypass & how other experienced anesthesia providers come off bypass.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

Jan 05
2015
Version 4.0

This App simply explains to the anesthesia provider how we REALLY manage over 400 cases.
Note: Surgical cases vary according to surgeon, facility, and patient.

Most of my Case Tips tell you:
Summary of the surgical procedure
Specific preparation for that case (if needed)
Anesthetics commonly used
Concerns per case
Patient positioning
Duration
EBL
Possible complications
Contraindications
IV Access needed
Related notes and facts pertinent for most cases listed.
Review notes and physiology related to certain surgical and organ categories.


This App will continuously be updated (FREE) as new procedures are created or modified.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

Oct 15
2014
Version 3.0

This App simply explains to the anesthesia provider how we REALLY manage over 400 cases.
Note: Surgical cases vary according to surgeon, facility, and patient.

Most of my Case Tips tell you:
Summary of the surgical procedure
Specific preparation for that case (if needed)
Anesthetics commonly used
Concerns per case
Patient positioning
Duration
EBL
Possible complications
Contraindications
IV Access needed
Related notes and facts pertinent for most cases listed.
Review notes and physiology related to certain surgical and organ categories.


This App will continuously be updated (FREE) as new procedures are created or modified.


Editors:
Michael Couillard CRNA, at Novant Health System in Charlotte, NC.
Kevin West CRNA, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC.
Tim Patterson PA, at Carolinas Surgical.

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