Test Answers on anesthesia

chapter questions anesthesia part I

question which statement best describes pain as a protective response? a. pain is a physiological, conscious reaction b. pain is a psychological reaction based on blood flow to injured site c. pain is a rapid, reflexive, subconscious reaction d. pain is a slow, deliberate reaction to avoid further tissue injury answer c. pain is a […]

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C2: Monitoring Anesthesia

question T or F anesthesia is a static state answer F It deepens and lightens as the concentration of anesthetic enters and leaves the brain question Anesthesia is divided into ____ stages written in ____ ______. Stage ____ is divided into ___ _____. answer -Four -Roman Numerals -III -four planes (written in arabic numbers) question […]

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anesthesia cases 6, 7, and 8

question 64 year old male with cardiac disease is managed medically with aspirin, metoprolol, lisinopril, and simvastatin. Which of these medications should NOT be taken on the day of surgery? a. Aspirin b. Metoprolol c. Lisinopril d. Simvastatin e. All of the medications should be taken answer C. lisinopril ACE-inhibitors should usually be held on […]

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anesthesia tech

question circuit leak or patient disconnected answer causes of a decrease in circuit pressure question Pin Index safety system answer what does “PISS” stand for? question Diameter Index safety system answer What does “DISS” stand for? question soda sorb is dry answer If co2 is high, then why? question open all the way, APL valve […]

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Anesthesia

question Academy of Veterinary Technicians in Anesthesia and Analgesia (AVTAA) answer A professional organization that exists to promote interest in the discipline of veterinary anesthesia. The AVTAA provides a process by which a veterinary technician may become certified as a Veterinary Technician Specialist (Anesthesia) through completion of an arduous set of requirements that demonstrates competency […]

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Preop Evaluation, Risk Assessment and Anesthesia

question How common are problems with anesthesia? answer Although all types of anesthesia involve some risk, major side effects and complications from anesthesia are uncommon. (Mortality<0.3%) question Preoperative Evaluation For Anesthetic Risk is answer Difficult to assess precisely. question Perioperative complications answer are often multifactorial: Concurrent Disease Complexity of the Procedure Drug Interactions Adverse Effects […]

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General Anesthesia for C-section

question How should all pregnant women be treated during intubation? answer treated as “full stomach” question Why is a pregnant pt more susceptible to regug into esophagus? answer incompetent lower esophageal sphincter question What are 3 meds you should give for aspiration prophylaxis before GA? answer 1) reglan 2) Non-particulate antacid (bicitra) 3) H2 blocker […]

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VTI Anesthesia – Endotracheal Intubation

question a flexible tube placed inside the trachea of an anesthetized patient used to transfer gases directly from the anesthetic machine into the lungs answer Endotracheal Tube (ET tube) question what does an ET tube bypass answer the nasal passages, oral cavity pharynx, and larynx question what are 4 reasons to intubate answer maintain airway […]

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VTNE: Anesthesia

question A small animal patient’s systolic blood pressure was measured at 5 mmHg. What is your best course of action? answer Increase the drip rate of the IV fluids question The fundamental principle of administering analgesics before the animal has an awareness of pain is? answer Preemptive analgesia question What volume of thiopental sodium should […]

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Module 4.5 Remote Anesthesia

question What is Remote Anesthesia? Office based (dental, ophthalmologic, plastics) Non-operating rooms -GI, GU, Radiology, Cardiology, ER, ICU, MRI Freestanding ambulatory care centers Tents/field Ships Aircraft answer question General Principles Increasing number of procedures at alternative sites -Increase in diagnostic & therapeutic procedures -More quick onset/offset medications Same standard of care GOALS -Well-equipped: have everything […]

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Labor – Anesthesia and Analgesia

question Common sedative for labor is answer Barbitol question Side-effects of barbitol answer Prolonged labor, sedates fetus question Causes of pain in the first stage of labor: answer Dilation of the cervix Stretching of the lower uterine segment Pressure on adjacent structures Hypoxia of uterine muscle cells during contractions question Causes of pain in the […]

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Boards by the numbers ASA classification Anesthesia

question ASA Class 1 answer The patient has no physiological, or psychiatric disturbances whatsoever, is less than 50 years old, a non-smoker, and takes no medication. Exceptions: Birth Control Pills, Estrogen Replacement Therapy, Prophylactic Salicilates (aspirin), but without any cardiac history i.e. atrial fib or stent. summary:Healthy, non-smoking, no or minimal alcohol use. Excludes very […]

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Anesthesia Pharm EXAM 3 NMB Reversal

question When don’t you have to give a NMB reversal? answer Must be 5 half life At 4 half life, you must reverse the patient to wake them up even if they have 4/4 twitches question What’s the half life of fast, intermediate, long acting NMB? answer Duration of Action Succinylcholine: 3-5 min Intermediate: 30-45 […]

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Local Anesthesia Quiz #2

question What are the 4 different types of syringes? answer Nondisposable syringes, disposable syringes, “safety” syringes, and computer-controlled local anesthestic delivery systems question What are the 9 different armamentarium needed for injections? answer 1. mouth mirror, 2. recapping/needle disposal devices, 3. syringe, 4. cotton pliers/hemostat, 5. gauze squares, 6. cotton swabs, 7. needles of appropriate […]

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Apex Anesthesia OB

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OB Anesthesia (246 cards)

question PHYSIOLOGIC CHANGES OF PREGNANCY answer … question What is the most important anesthetic goal during the care of a pregnant patient? answer Avoidance of decreased uteroplacental blood flow. question What is the effect of pregnancy on MAC? answer Pregnancy decreases MAC by about 40%. question What is the effect of pregnancy on spinal and […]

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Geriatric Anesthesia

question The percent maximum physiologic function decreases with age after _____ years. answer The percent maximum physiologic function decreases with age after 25-32 years (30 years). question Pulmonary complications with surgery increase in elderly based on : answer Pulmonary complications with surgery increase in elderly based on duration of surgery, obesity and patient age greater […]

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Spinal Anesthesia

question What is spinal anesthesia? answer Injection of local anesthetic into the subarachnoid space that produces a rapid response in the patient question What is another name for spinal anesthesia? answer Subarachnoid block question What type of procedures is spinal anesthesia used during? answer Can be used for surgical procedures from the chest down such […]

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Anesthesia Lectures

question analgesia answer absence of pain question anesthesia answer absence of sensation question amnesia answer absence of memory of procedure question anxiolysis answer absence of anxiety question areflexia answer absence of reflexes question antiemesis answer absence of nausea and vomiting question muscle relaxation answer absence of muscle tone question regional anesthesia answer anesthetizing a larger […]

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Basics of Anesthesia Exam 1

question what to inhalation agents are not irritating to the airway answer sevoflurane and halothane question What should BG be in ASC patients. answer <180mg/dl question T/F — MH patients can safely receive anesthesia in a ASC. Should prophylactic Dantrolene be given? answer True. No – dantrolene should not be given prophylactically question What are […]

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chapter questions anesthesia part II

question a technique that deposits anesthetic solution near larger terminal nerve branches for treatment near the site of an injection is called: a. an infiltration b. a ligamental c. a field block d. a nerve block answer c. a field block question what one of the following describes the target site for local anesthetic solutions […]

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