Describe the anatomy of the base of skull, the orbit and the spinal cord.
2. Data interpretation
You are asked to interpret data from:
- Pulmonary artery catheter readings
- Chest X-ray
- Capnography trace
- O2 analyser
Assemble a Bain circuit.
Demonstrate how you would apply cricoid pressure.
Demonstrate how to change a tracheostomy tube.
Demonstrate how to use a non-invasive blood pressure monitor.
How would you diagnose aortic stenosis?
Carry out an examination of the respiratory system.
What electrical safety precautions should be taken in the operating theatre?
Describe the precautions necessary for epidural placement and possible complications of the technique.
11. History taking
Take a history from a woman presenting for cataract surgery, with a complicated history.
12. History taking
Take a history from a pregnant lady who has had a difficult intubation secondary to ankylosing spondylitis.
Explain the condition malignant hyperthermia to an operating department practitioner.