What are the anaesthetic problems caused by morbid obesity?
How would you prevent awareness under general anaesthesia?
What are the advantages and limitations of the laryngeal mask airway?
Under what circumstances should general anaesthesia for elective cases be postponed and why?
What are the causes and management of hypoventilation immediately following anaesthesia?
List the causes and briefly give the management of tachycardia in an adult during general anaesthesia.
What are the causes and management of circulatory collapse at induction of anaesthesia?
What is the pathophysiology of malignant hyperthermia? How would you investigate it?
What factors do you consider important in selection of day case patients?
How does the presence of aortic stenosis affect the management of anaesthesia?
A houseman informs you that a patient's arterial pressure is raised before surgery; describe your management.
What is the significance of preoperative jaundice?
Describe the anaesthetic management of: perforating eye injury with full stomach; a child requiring reoperation for bleeding tonsil; infected molar tooth causing trismus; pyloric stenosis. Describe the pathophysiological processes of pre-eclamptic toxaemia of pregnancy.
Describe the circle system for anaesthesia.
What features of an anaesthetic machine minimise the risk of delivering hypoxic gas mixtures?