1. What is Boyle’s law?
- Discuss its molecular basis and relevance to anaesthesia.
2. Describe the anatomy of the sympathetic nervous system, illustrating your answer with a diagram.
- Describe the technique, side-effects and complications of stellate ganglion block.
3. What are the benefits of patient-controlled analgesia (PCA)?
- Describe the pharmacokinetic properties of the ideal PCA pump.
4. Discuss the effects of carbon monoxide poisoning.
- How does it affect PaO2?
- How is PaO2 measured?