DNP/Ph.D. Research

NYSANA is pleased to support NYSANA member DNP or Ph.D. Research. 

Any requests to use the NYSANA database of members for research purposes should follow NYSANA's DNP/Ph.D. Research Policy, adopted in 2020. The use of NYSANA's communication channels (e.g. social media, and email) for research data collection is contingent on the approval process laid out in the policy. Please email [email protected] for a copy of the policy. 

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Research Studies

Below is a repository of research studies NYSANA had a part in assisting. 

Perceived Barriers to Routine Utilization of Dexmedetomidine Among Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists
Author: Alec Diaz

Asessing Anesthesia Provider Confidence in Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Gastric Content Assessment
Author: Kevin Schroeder

Surgical Smoke Study
Author: Anne Skuse

Improving Anesthesia Non-Technical Skills in Nurse Anesthetists Through an Online Workshop
Author: Melanie Schutt

Executive Summary, Online Preceptor Workshop
Authors: Alexis Stachowski, RN, SRNA and Melanie Schutt RN, SRNA

Development of an Online CRNA Preceptor Workshop for the University at Buffalo DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program Recruitment and Retention
Author: Alexis Stachowski

The Evaluation of Organizational Climate Within an Anesthesia Practice and Its Implications for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Recruitment and Retention
Author: Martine Dorelien

Recommendations for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists Practicing in New York State to Increase the Utilization of Spinal Anesthesia in Total Hip Arthroplasty Patients
Author: Christopher Giarrantani

Evaluating the Barriers to Opioid-Free Anesthesia for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists in Diverse Practice Settings through the Creation of a Survey Tool
Author: Katie Grosner

Enhancing Transgender Care During the Perioperative Period Through Education for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists
Author: Sarah Nalbach

Evaluating the Prevalence of Unanticipated, Conventionally Difficult Airways Encountered by Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, Practicing in New York State, Between January 2020 and January 2021, with an Appraisal of Post Encounter Documentation
Author: Rebecca Ives