VT 201 : Anesthesiology and Surgery Techniques

Transcript title

Anesthesiology Surg Tech

Credits

4

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

60

Lecture hours

30

Lab hours

30

Prerequisites

VT 111, VT 112, VT 113, and VT 116.

Corequisites

VT 200, VT 203, VT 208, VT 212.

Description

Covers the principles and practices of veterinary anesthesia and surgical assistance.

Learning outcomes

1. Calculate dosages of anesthetic and emergency drugs.
2. Explain methods for monitoring patient status during anesthetic procedures and the appropriate response to patients in compromised states.
3. Explain pain management protocols and the decision-making process for implementation.
4. Describe and demonstrate proper operation of anesthetic delivery and monitoring equipment.
5. Identify surgical instruments and describe their use.
6. Explain methods for and perform preparation of surgical instruments, gowns and drapes.
7. Describe and demonstrate aseptic techniques for patient preparation and surgical assisting.
8. Explain and identify common suture materials, types and sizes.

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