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Graphic Anaesthesia

Graphic Anaesthesia

Essential diagrams, equations and tables for anaesthesia

  • Author: Tim Hooper,James Nickells,Sonja Payne,Annabel Pearson,Ben Walton
  • Publisher: Royal College of General Practitioners
  • ISBN: 1907904808
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: N.A
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Graphic Anaesthesia is a compendium of the diagrams, graphs, equations and tables needed in anaesthetic practice. Each page covers a separate topic to aid rapid review and assimilation. The relevant illustration, equation or table is presented alongside a short description of the fundamental principles of the topic and with clinical applications where appropriate. All illustrations have been drawn using a simple colour palette to allow them to be easily reproduced in an exam setting. The book includes sections covering: physiology pharmacodynamics and kinetics physics equipment anatomy drugs clinical measurement statistics. By combining all the illustrations, equations and tables with concise, clinically relevant explanations, Graphic Anaesthesia is therefore: the ideal revision book for all anaesthetists in training a valuable aide-memoire for senior anaesthetists to use when teaching and examining trainees.

The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Examination Study Guide 1

The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Examination Study Guide 1

  • Author: Lara Wijayasiri,Kate McCombe,Amish Patel
  • Publisher: Radcliffe Publishing
  • ISBN: 1846192706
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 232
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Sample questions accurately reflect the examination, while model answers are systematically structured with definitions and classifications, and illustrated with essential diagrams and graphs. The books provide clear and concise explanations to key scientific concepts, and problem-based answers to clinical scenarios.

Dr Podcast Scripts for the Primary FRCA

Dr Podcast Scripts for the Primary FRCA

  • Author: Rebecca A. Leslie,Emily K. Johnson,Alexander P. L. Goodwin
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 1107401011
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 414
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Dr Podcast (www.dr-podcast.com) is a great way to revise for the FRCA exams and has been met with widespread enthusiasm from candidates. It provides podcasts of questions and model answers with no redundant material. Dr Podcast scripts are now available in print format. Containing the scripts of all 90 individual podcasts from the Dr Podcast Primary FRCA collection, they also include diagrams the reader can draw to explain their answers. They cover the entire syllabus for the Primary FRCA, allowing the readers to experience the style of the questions likely to be asked and providing tips on how to excel in the exam. Each podcast is written by a successful candidate who has insight and experience of the exam, and all material has been reviewed by experienced consultants with detailed knowledge of the educational standards. For those preparing for the Primary FRCA exams, Dr Podcast scripts are a must.

Physics, Pharmacology and Physiology for Anaesthetists

Physics, Pharmacology and Physiology for Anaesthetists

Key Concepts for the FRCA

  • Author: Matthew E. Cross,Emma V. E. Plunkett
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 1107615887
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 432
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A key requirement of the primary and final FRCA examinations is a sound understanding of the basic sciences behind anaesthetic practice. It is important to be able to describe these principles clearly, particularly in the viva section of the examinations. Featuring several new topics, this fully updated new edition of this best-selling book provides all the important graphs, definitions and equations which may be covered in the examinations, together with clear and concise explanations of how to present them to the examiner and why they are important. Packed full of precise, clear diagrams with well structured explanations, and with all key definitions, derivations and statistics, this is an essential study aid for all FRCA examination candidates.

Access to Anaesthetics Primary FRCA

Access to Anaesthetics Primary FRCA

  • Author: Kirsty MacLennan
  • Publisher: PasTest Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781905635313
  • Category: Anesthesiology
  • Page: 224
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Includes 150 exam-based MCQs, complementary to the FRCA syllabus, providing useful practice for the exam. This title contains detailed answers and explanations enabling students to revise without referring to other textbooks. It includes revised life support guidelines and additional pharmacology.

The Anaesthesia Viva: Volume 1, Physiology and Pharmacology

The Anaesthesia Viva: Volume 1, Physiology and Pharmacology

A Primary FRCA Companion

  • Author: John Urquhart,Mark Blunt,Colin Pinnock
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 9781841101026
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 200
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Expanded and updated to reflect the most recent changes in the viva examination

Passing the Primary FRCA SOE

Passing the Primary FRCA SOE

A Practical Guide

  • Author: Claire M. Blandford
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 1107545803
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 192
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A detailed revision guide for the Primary FRCA SOE that includes sample questions and scripted model answers for practice and training.

Essential Equations for Anaesthesia

Essential Equations for Anaesthesia

  • Author: Edward T. Gilbert-Kawai,Marc D. Wittenberg
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 1107636604
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 218
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Covers all of the equations that candidates need to understand and be able to apply when sitting postgraduate anaesthetic examinations.

Equipment in Anaesthesia and Critical Care

Equipment in Anaesthesia and Critical Care

A Complete Guide for the FRCA.

  • Author: Daniel Aston,Angus Rivers,Asela Dharmadasa
  • Publisher: Scion Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781907904059
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 404
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Highly commended in the Anaesthesia category of the 2014 BMA Medical Books awards! From reviews: "Altogether, this textbook offers an excellent detailed overview of basic principles, mechanics, and physics of technical equipment used in anaesthesia and intensive care medicine." Critical Care, Feb 2014 "This book is excellent. I have read a number of equipment related books and found most of them stale and filled with minutia. Instead this fresh look at equipment really makes it interesting to read and keeps your attention. With sections that give quick answers to how things work, advantages and disadvantages, in an easy to read format you get exactly what you want to know RIGHT away. In addition the full color photos and well done charts really add to the depth of this book. It is my opinion this may be one of the best books on the market for quick review of anesthesia and critical care equipment. Let's be honest, no one is sitting at home reading equipment books for pleasure so when you NEED the information you likely need it right away. This book does exactly that; easy format, clear and concise information with everything you need to know about a piece of equipment easy to find and within a page or two. I would recommend this to all trainees in anesthesia but also for those providers who like to be prepared in the operating room to deal with any issue that might arise." www.nurse-anesthesia.org, 8 Feb 2014 Equipmentin Anaesthesia and Critical Care specifically follows thesyllabus published by the Royal College of Anaesthetists and is the perfectguide for candidates studying for their FRCA qualifications. Thebook is beautifully illustrated and features high quality colour photographs throughout.The text is engaging and comprehensive, relating each piece of equipment backto its basic physics, mechanics and clinical context. The clear, concise andstandardised format means that information is easy to access and perfect for revision.Every major piece of equipment is featured alongside colour photos,reproducible line diagrams, and information on its uses, how it works, pros andcons, and safety considerations. Theauthors, all senior registrars in anaesthesia and critical care, appreciateexactly what candidates need to know to pass the FRCA exam. They haveidentified and tackled difficult subjects which are often glossed over oromitted in other resources, to produce a book that is comprehensive, engaging andto the point. In addition to FRCA candidates, the book is also suitable foroperating department practitioners, critical care staff, and physicians with aninterest in anaesthesia or critical care.

The Anaesthesia Science Viva Book

The Anaesthesia Science Viva Book

  • Author: Simon Bricker
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 1108326412
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: N.A
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This third edition of the highly successful The Anaesthesia Science Viva Book contains detailed, accessible summaries of the core questions in anatomy, physiology, pharmacology and clinical measurement that may be asked in the oral section of the Final FRCA exam. In addition to comprehensive updating of all the topics, this edition includes new subject material in each of the four basic sciences, with almost 200 detailed summaries of the most relevant topics in the examination. This volume once again gives candidates an insight into the way the viva works, offering general guidance on exam technique, and providing readily accessible information relating to a wide range of potential questions. Written by a former senior examiner for the diploma of the Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and listed as recommended reading by AnaesthesiaUK, the prime educational resource for trainee anaesthetists, it remains an essential purchase for every Final FRCA candidate.

The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Exam Guide 2, Second Edition

The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Exam Guide 2, Second Edition

  • Author: Kate McCombe,Lara Wijayasiri
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 1498786952
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 304
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This book is the definitive revision aid to the Primary FRCA structured oral examination. The second edition is revised and updated in line with the new Royal College of Anaesthetists guide, with eight new sections to reflect changes to the RCA’s model questions and a major revision of six of the existing sections. Packed with new guidelines and current hot topics, this second volume covers pharmacology, special patient groups and critical incidents in depth. Following the exam syllabus, the guide offers a pragmatic approach to help readers through the tangled thickets of the Primary.

The Objective Structured Clinical Examination in Anaesthesia

The Objective Structured Clinical Examination in Anaesthesia

Practice papers for teachers and trainees

  • Author: Cyprian Mendonca,,Shyam Balasubramanian,
  • Publisher: tfm Publishing Limited
  • ISBN: 1908986204
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 398
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The Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) is a highly reliable and valid tool for the evaluation of trainees in anaesthesia. It enables examiners and trainers to assess a number of competencies in an organised way. Performance in the OSCE is considered to be a fair reflection of the level of knowledge and skill attained during anaesthesia training. Apart from having a wide and deep knowledge on the subject, trainees are expected to have the capacity to demonstrate their competency in a short period of time allotted for each station. The authors of this book have a rich experience in successfully conducting OSCE courses in the United Kingdom. The sample OSCE sets in the book closely simulate the style and content of the Royal College of Anaesthetists' examination format. The book contains 100 OSCE stations with answers based on key practical procedures, clinical skills, communication skills, data interpretation, anaesthetic equipment and the management of critical incidents on a simulator. This book will also help candidates all over the world to pass highly competitive postgraduate examinations in anaesthesia. It is an invaluable educational resource for all anaesthetists.

Physics for the Anaesthetic Viva

Physics for the Anaesthetic Viva

  • Author: Aman Kalsi,Nikhail Balani,Shiny Shankar
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 1107498333
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 128
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A concise book that conveys the essential physics concepts required to pass the FRCA viva examinations, with relevant applied questions.

Quick Draw Anatomy for Anaesthetists

Quick Draw Anatomy for Anaesthetists

  • Author: Joanna Oram Fox
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781911510147
  • Category: Anesthesia
  • Page: 106
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This bookprovides you with simple instructions on how to draw and interpret the crucialanatomy you need for your anaesthetic training. Covers allthe relevant anatomy in: � Head,neck and neuro - from Circle ofWillis to cervical plexus � Vertebralcolumn- from the spinal cord to the sacrum � Cardiac- coronary arteries and venous drainage of the heart � Airwayand respiratory- from airway sensation to the diaphragm � Abdomen- from the abdominal aorta to the nephron, via a TAP block � Limbs- from blood vessels in the arms to the ankle, via the femoral canal For themajority of sections, in addition to a simple drawing and detailed explanation,there are also step-by-step illustrations to show you how to draw the anatomyyourself - taking some of the stress out of potential viva questions!

Essentials of Equipment in Anaesthesia, Critical Care, and Peri-Operative Medicine E-Book

Essentials of Equipment in Anaesthesia, Critical Care, and Peri-Operative Medicine E-Book

  • Author: Baha Al-Shaikh,Simon G. Stacey
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • ISBN: 070207196X
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 296
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Essentials of Equipment in Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Peri-Operative Medicine is a highly practical textbook for trainees in anaesthesia and an invaluable guide for all those who work with anaesthetic equipment, including anaesthetic and intensive care nurses and operating department practitioners. The superbly organized and easy-to read format of the book has been retained from previous editions. The text has been comprehensively updated and more focused on the FRCA with the addition of exam tips and new questions. A new chapter addresses the topical and ever expanding field of ‘Point of Care Testing’ in anaesthesia and intensive care. Clear colour photographs and illustrations as well as over 100 interactive self-assessment OSCE questions complete this concise account of anaesthetic equipment and its use in clinical settings.

Fundamentals of Anaesthesia

Fundamentals of Anaesthesia

  • Author: Ted Lin,Tim Smith,Colin Pinnock
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 1316666786
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: N.A
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Fundamentals of Anaesthesia is the gold standard text for the Primary FRCA, encapsulating the basic principles of modern anaesthesia in one easily accessible volume. Written and edited by experts with extensive FRCA examination experience, this text deliberately blends the expertise of invited authors in an unrivalled consistency of style more akin to that of a single author text. All of the subject matter required to pass the exam is condensed into an easy-to-read format. This fully updated fourth edition includes new guidelines, an improved chapter structure, and a new section on clinical ultrasound. The generous use of summary boxes, bullet points, tables and diagrams creates a text that is clear, concise and easy to navigate. Each section covers one of the four components of the SOE. This is a unique revision aid for the Primary FRCA and an essential companion for all exam candidates.

MCQs for the Primary FRCA

MCQs for the Primary FRCA

  • Author: Khaled Elfituri,Graham Arthurs,Les Gemmell,Richard Shillito
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 1139467387
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: N.A
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Designed for candidates sitting the primary FRCA examination, this book brings together exam questions from recent years and structures them into six practice papers. The format of 90 questions per paper echoes the exam itself. Following each paper a scoring chart and detailed explanations of answers are provided. The questions cover physiology, pharmacology, physics, clinical measurement and statistics as they appear in the primary FRCA. There are questions on all recently added exam topics, and those that now carry stronger emphasis and more weight such as resuscitation, sepsis and trauma. The latest drugs, equipment, monitoring techniques and safety procedures are referenced. Trainees will find this an invaluable tool for exam preparation, whether sitting the FRCA in the UK, through the London College external examiners in many Asian and African countries, or similar exams for anaesthetists in Australasia and North America.

The Structured Oral Examination in Anaesthesia

The Structured Oral Examination in Anaesthesia

Practice Papers for Teachers and Trainees

  • Author: Shyam Balasubramanian,Cyprian Mendonca,Colin Pinnock
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 0521680506
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 276
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Comprising questions and answers which simulate examination format, this is an essential aid for anaesthesia trainees

Mathematics and Statistics in Anaesthesia

Mathematics and Statistics in Anaesthesia

  • Author: Steven Cruickshank
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • ISBN: 9780192623133
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 258
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Anaesthetic trainees often have enormous trouble understanding the quantitative aspects of the basic sciences underlying clinical anaesthetic practice. The subjects of pharmokinetics and statistics are often unpopular with trainees, and studied with little enthusiasm. In spite of their reluctance, this is an area that they are required to study and understand as a core part of their training for postgraduate exams. Mathematics and Statistics for Anaesthetists presents simple mathematical ideas, and explains how these can be used to model and understand problems which arise in clinical anaesthesia. The common features of the underlying mathematics are emphasized through a pictorial/graphical approach, in preference to vast amounts of algebra. The book presents statistics in an informal and less intimidating style that most standard statistical texts, incorporating illustrations and cartoons throughout. The book will be valuable to anaesthetists, in guiding them through whatcan be an intimidating part of their training.

FRCA Primary Practice Papers

FRCA Primary Practice Papers

  • Author: Tim Isitt,Annie Hunningher
  • Publisher: PasTest Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781904627944
  • Category: Anesthesiology
  • Page: 256
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Designed to accompany 'Final FRCA Practice Papers', this book contains three practice exams. Each exam contains multiple-choice questions, with detailed answers & teaching notes, & 16 OSCE stations & vivas with model answers.