|1. History taking
Take a history from a woman presenting for laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
Demonstrate a failed intubation drill in a simulator-manikin
You are shown an X-ray of a cervical spine showing ankylosing spondylitis and asked to interpret the findings.
You are shown a bradycardia algorithm and asked how you would manage it.
5. Equipment check
You are asked to check a Bain circuit.
A patient is undergoing an abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. Explain the anaesthetic technique and his postoperative care.
Explain to parents that you have discovered that their child has suxamethonium apnoea.
Describe the anatomy of orbit of the eye.
- How is retrobulbar nerve block performed?
Demonstrate how to change a tracheostomy tube.
10. Electrical symbols
You are asked questions about the electrical earth in circuits.
11. Data interpretation
You are asked to interpret data on blood gas and carboxyhaemoglobin.
Define regression and correlation coefficient.
Describe the measurement of humidification, including the apparatus and the theory.
Examine the pulse and chest in a healthy man.
- Can you detect a murmur?
15. History taking
Take history from an elderly woman presenting for a hip replacement. She has aortic stenosis.
Describe the anatomy of the spinal cord.
- What are the consequences of transection?
17. Anatomy and function of the nerves
Demonstrate correct placement of the electrodes for neuromuscular blockade monitoring.
- Describe the anatomy of ulnar nerve.
- Explain the different stimulation methods.
Describe the theory of the pulse oximeter.
- What is the isosbestic point?