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Anesthesiology: Choice of Anesthetic Agent in Neurosurgery/Pediatric Emergencies (Audio-Digest Foundation Anesthesiology Continuing Medical Education

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Purpose: Audio-Digest Foundation CME/CE activities are designed to provide its learners – physicians and other healthcare professionals – with continuing education that will help identify clinical problems in their practice settings, provide contentMorePurpose: Audio-Digest Foundation CME/CE activities are designed to provide its learners – physicians and other healthcare professionals – with continuing education that will help identify clinical problems in their practice settings, provide content to help to solve those problems, and increase their application of knowledge to practice.Audio-Digest Anesthesiology is specifically designed to provide the participant with state-of-the-art information including, but not limited to:Hazards of working in the ORHemostasis and hemotherapyOpioids vs. non-opioid anesthesiaInhalation anesthesiaMuscle relaxantsLocal anestheticsPreoperative medicationAirway managementMonitoring the anesthetized patientEpidural and spinal anesthesiaPeripheral nerve blockadeCancer therapy and its anesthetic implicationsThe allergic responseAnesthesia for nonoperative locationsPostoperative recoveryManagement of acute and chronic painThe goals of this program are to improve choices of anesthetic for neurosurgery, and to improve the management of pediatric emergencies. After hearing and assimilating this program, the clinician will be better able to:1: Identify patients at high risk for developing postoperative cognitive dysfunction.2: List qualities of the ideal anesthetic agent for neurosurgical procedures.3: Choose anesthetic agents on the basis of their neuroprotective effects.4: Provide appropriate anesthesia management for common emergencies in children who present with a full stomach.5: Prevent coughing, gagging, and regurgitation during procedures to remove aspirated foreign bodies in children.