Training In Anaesthesia

Author: Catherine Spoors,Kevin Kiff

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780199227266

Category: Medical

Page: 656

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Training in Anaesthesia is a curriculum-based guide to the first phase of specialty training in anaesthetics, comprehensively covering the techinques, assessments, and basic medical and physiological knowledge that trainees learn as part of their basic training and which are examined by the Primary FRCA qualification.
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Advanced Training in Anaesthesia

Author: Jeremy Prout

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199609950

Category: Medical

Page: 552

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Advanced Training in Anaesthesia is authored by both trainees and specialists in order to create an authoritative yet accessible text. Containing everything candidates need to know to pass this final major hurdle in anaesthetic training, this book is ideal for exam revision. Suggestions for further reading are included for candidates wishing to read around the subjects. Topics in applied basic science are presented in asystems-based format, as laid out in the syllabus set by the Royal College of Anaesthetists, to allow for easy navigation and structured learning and revision.
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Practical Procedures in Anaesthesia and Critical Care

Author: Guy Jackson,Neil Soni,Christopher J. Whiten

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199573026

Category: Medical

Page: 239

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This is a highly practical guide to the procedures and techniques commonly encountered in anaesthesia and critical care medicine. Step-by-step, detailed instructions, a simple layout and full colour illustrations and photos show the anaesthetist how to carry out procedures safely and competently.
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SBAs for the Final FRCA

Author: Caroline Whymark

Publisher: Oxford Specialty Training: Revision Texts

ISBN: 019880329X

Category: Anesthesiology

Page: 208

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Prepare with confidence for the Final FRCA with this dedicated guide featuring 300 original single best answer questions (SBAs) covering the whole breadth of the RCOA basic and intermediate curricula. SBAs correspond to the Royal College of Anaesthetist's units of training, so candidates can focus their revision in each sub-specialty area, such as paediatrics, neuroanaesthesia, and pain management. Individuals can track their progress, identify gaps in their knowledge, and target their ongoing revision as needed, assured that chapters cover all aspects of the curriculum as required for the exam. A final mock chapter allows candidates to rehearse for real exam conditions. Written by a team of consultant anaesthetists and active educators, these original and high-quality questions have been developed over years of clinical experience and critical incidents as well as the authors' own revision courses. Each question is accompanied by detailed answers, explanations, and further reading. This invaluable resource also includes advice on SBA technique making this the only guide you need for SBAs in the Final FRCA Written Paper.
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MCQs for the Primary FRCA

Author: B S K Kamath,Sarah Turle

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199575770

Category: Medical

Page: 241

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Reflecting the revised Primary FRCA exam, this book is structured according to the three specific areas covered in the curriculum: physics and clinical measurement, physiology, and pharmacology. Each section includes a brief introduction, a selection of MCQs, and answers including a brief explanation.
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How to Get a Specialty Training Post

The Insider's Guide

Author: Danny C. G. Lim

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 019959080X

Category: Medical

Page: 193

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Each year, thousands of junior doctors apply for highly competitive training jobs in a variety of specialties. Obtaining a training job can be a difficult and stressful process, with some specialties attracting 40 applicants per post. This book helps doctors to improve their chances of getting that highly sought-after post. It is a wide-ranging, accessible guide to the application process, covering every step, from online application to the selection panel. It includes essential tips on career development, interview technique, and specialty-specific advice.
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Introducing Anaesthesia

Author: Paul Greig,Nicholas Crabtree

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0198716702

Category: Medical

Page: 216

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Introducing Anaesthesia is a must-have guide for new trainees beginning their specialty training in anaesthesia. It clearly explains the basics of anaesthetics including scientific principles, pharmacology and clinical practice as well as how to deal with common emergencies. The content addresses what a trainee needs to learn in the first three to six months of specialty training and maps to the Royal College of Anaesthetists' Initial Assessment of Competency. Designed to provide structured support and learning, Introducing Anaesthesia builds confidence via the inclusion of diagrams and videos which demonstrate techniques and competencies. Clearly written and focused on the initial hurdles which all newcomers to anaesthesia need to overcome, this is an indispensible guide to the the principles and techniques required for trainees to anaesthetize patients on their own and to pass workbased assessments. This book is ideal for new anaesthetic trainees and for those responsible for their training, mentoring and assessment.Trainees in acute medicine and emergency medicine who need to gain experience in anaesthetics as well as nurses and operating department practitioners will find this text very useful.
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SAQs for the Final FRCA

Author: James Shorthouse,Graham Barker,Carl Waldmann

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199583285

Category: Medical

Page: 384

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A concise, exam-orientated revision text that helps candidates prepare for the notoriously difficult SAQ paper for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (FRCA) Final examination.
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Basic and Advanced Sciences for Anaesthetic Practice: Prepare for the FRCA

Key Articles from the Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine Journal

Author: Nicholas Pace

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702069507

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 1951

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This eBook is one of 10 carefully selected collections of key articles from the Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine journal - a continually updated, evidence-based learning resource, based on the RCOA Curriculum. It is ideal for trainees preparing for the FRCA (or similar) exams. It will also prove an invaluable, authoritative refresher for life-long learning and CPD. Related MCQs are included to test your understanding.
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Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine at a Glance

Author: William H. Seligman,Sameer Ganatra,Timothy Parker,Syed Masud

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118829921

Category: Medical

Page: 104

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Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine at a Glance offers healthcare students and trainees the essential theoretical knowledge and practical skills relevant to the provision of immediate care outside of the hospital. This concise text provides information on the principles of managing acutely unwell patients with life-threatening injuries at the scene of their accident, all in highly-illustrated double-page spreads to help explain key messages. This brand new title: Looks at the ways in which pre-hospital care is organised and delivered in the United Kingdom Explores some of the most common incidents that pre-hospital care teams attend to, including major trauma as well as cardiac arrests Includes an illustrated introduction to some of the many practical procedures pre-hospital care teams must be able to perform including resuscitative thoracotomy and rapid sequence induction of anaesthesia Takes into account the multi-disciplinary nature of the specialty Features a section on careers within pre-hospital care for doctors and paramedics Pre-hospital Emergency Medicine at a Glance is the perfect companion for medical students and junior doctors interested in learning more about pre-hospital care, as well as for paramedic students and paramedics who practise in the pre-hospital environment every day.
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