Weekly Assignment (email this to your instructor):
In your own words explain the vasovagal reflex – what is it, when may it occur, and what is the treatment or prevention?
1. Give 5 reasons why each of the following could occur:
3. Difficulty intubating
4. Prolonged recover
Explain respiratory acidosis – how does it occur and why is it bad? Is the blood pH too low or too high? Is there too much or too little CO2 in the blood?
We have had several classes on anesthesia and monitoring. What has been your biggest takeaway in this subject, and is it something you have been able to implement or use in your day to day practice?