SAQs for the Final FRCA and Challenging Concepts in Anaesthesia Pack by James ShorthouseSAQs for the Final FRCA and Challenging Concepts in Anaesthesia Pack by James Shorthouse

SAQs for the Final FRCA and Challenging Concepts in Anaesthesia Pack

byJames Shorthouse, Graham Barker, Carl Waldmann

Paperback | September 13, 2015

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This unique pack brings together expert revision and practical advice on anaesthesia for a value-for-money price.SAQs for the Final FRCA offers a comprehensive solution to any person wishing to sit, and ultimately pass, the SAQ paper for the Final FRCA exam. It is designed specifically to fit the examination format, with each double page spread containing a sample question and detailed model answer, actingboth as a revision guide and as a template for answering similar questions in the exam. It includes the most recent guidelines and evidence base, whilst also covering in detail areas not included in other revision books. Written by two recent and successful exam candidates, and a highly respectedsenior anaesthetist, this book holds the key to passing the final FRCA examination.Challenging Concepts in Anaesthesia selects specific challenging cases that are encountered in everyday clinical practice but do not have simple answers. A case-based guide to challenging areas in anaesthesia and pain management, this book covers the major sub-specialty areas in both fields. Complexcases are comprehensively examined with detailed consideration given to management options and the contemporary evidence base behind these decisions. An effective revision aid, Challenging Concepts in Anaesthesia highlights critical information through the use of boxed features: "Learning points", "Clinical tips", "Evidence-base". Each chapter has been reviewed by a national or international expert in the field and they have provided an "Expertcommentary", giving a unique insight into how today's opinion leaders confront and deal with the very same management conundrums that all clinicians can potentially face day in, day out.
James Shorthouse is Specialty Registrar in Anaesthetics at Oxford Deanery, UK. Graham Barker is Specialty trainee, Anaesthetics and Intensive Care at Oxford Deanery, UK. Carl Waldmann is Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care at Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, UK.
Title:SAQs for the Final FRCA and Challenging Concepts in Anaesthesia PackFormat:PaperbackDimensions:672 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 1.3 inPublished:September 13, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198759053

ISBN - 13:9780198759058


Table of Contents

SAQs for the Final FRCA ExaminationPart 1: Clinical Anaesthesia1. General Anaesthesia2. Obstetric Anaesthesia3. Cardiac and Vascular Anaesthesia4. Neuroanaesthesia and Neurointensive Care5. Paediatric AnaesthesiaPart 2: Critical Care MedicinePart 3: Anatomy and Regional TechniquesPart 4: Pain Medicine and AnalgesiaChallenging Concepts in Anaesthesia1.1 Partial airway obstruction: planning for a suspected difficult airway1.2 Management of unanticipated failed intubation2.1 Intraoperative fluid balance - what to measure2.2 Prolonged laparoscopic surgery2.3 Anaesthesia for bariatric surgery2.4 Cardiopulmonary exercise testing; utility in major surgery3.1 Subarachnoid haemorrhage3.2 Anaesthesia in the head injured patient4.1 Obstetric haemorrhage: planning a safe delivery4.2 Category 1 Caesarean section: treating mother and child5.1 MRI and the neonate5.2 Paediatric tonsillectomy6.1 A case for paravertebral blockade6.2 Achieving acute pain control7.1 Multiple trauma8.1 Coronary stents and anaesthesia8.2 Post arrest PCI - the role of the anaesthetist8.3 Accidental awareness during general anaesthesia