|1. An 80-year-old man presents for laparotomy with an obstructed bowel. Discuss how you would assess him and your anaesthetic plan.
Critical incident: How would you manage aspiration pneumonia?
2. A 6-year-old child presents for surgery to correct a squint. Discuss the preoperative management and planning of anaesthetic technique. If a critical incident – asystole – occurred during the above procedure, how would you manage this?