Anaesthesia for medical students
Specialists in the fields of medicine and surgery may ask why medical students should be exposed to the specialty of anesthesia. This manual was written with contributing authors from the Departments of Anesthesia at the Ottawa Civic and General Hospitals for medical students
spending two weeks of their clinical rotation in the specialty of anesthesia. Six specific objectives are used to focus the students reading. The text is highlighted by two asterisks (**) formaterial that is essential and that the student must know, and one asterisks(*) for material which the studentshould know. A11 other material is~rovided for background reading whichthe student may know. The manual is to be used as a primary reference for lectures on monitoring in anesthesia, and on acute and chronic pain management.The problem-based tutorial questionwill also be on material covered in this manual.
Author:Patrick Sullivan MD, FRCPC
Publisher:Department of Anaesthesia, Ottawa Civic Hospital.