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The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Exam Guide 1, Second Edition

MasterPass Series This fully up-to-date book is designed specifically for candidates preparing for the Primary FRCA structured oral examination incorporating the new exam structure and syllabus. Sample questions accurately reflect the examination while model answers are systematically structured with definitions and classifications and illustrated with essential diagrams and graphs. The books provide clear and concise explanations to key scientific concepts and problem-based answers to clinical scenarios. This first part contains questions on physiology and physics. Packed with new guidelines fundamental topics that are poorly covered in other main texts and current hot topics this book and its companion The Primary FRCA Structured Oral Examination Study Guide 2 are the definitive revision aid to the Primary FRCA but will also be of value to candidates preparing for the basic science component of the Final FRCA as reference source for qualified anaesthetists and as a text for tutors preparing candidates for the structured oral examination (SOE). For more information on other titles in this series please click here
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PHYSIOLOGY Red Blood Cells and Haemoglobin Oxygen-Haemoglobin Dissociation Curve Hypoxia Oxygen Transport Carbon Dioxide Transport Alveolar Gas Equation Ventilation-Perfusion (V/Q) Mismatch and Shunt Respiratory Dead Space Lung Volumes Lung Compliance Control of Respiration Altitude and Diving Lung Function Measurement Effects of Anaesthesia on Lung Function Baroreceptors and Control of Blood Pressure Cardiac Cycle Coronary Circulation Exercise Carbohydrate Metabolism Starvation Nausea and Vomiting Liver Physiology Gastric Regulation Total Parenteral Nutrition Acid-Base Balance Buffers Renal Blood Flow Glomerular Filtration Rate Renal Handling of Glucose, Sodium and Inulin Fluid Compartments Osmoregulation Action Potentials Cerebral Blood Flow Cerebrospinal Fluid Autonomic Nervous System Child versus Adult Pregnancy Placental Transfer Fetal Circulation Ageing Adrenal Gland Thyroid Gland Eye Endothelium Portal Circulations Immune Mechanisms Pain Pathways Muscle Electrophysiology Reflexes PHYSICS Definitions Standard International Units Principles of Measurement Gas Laws Supply of Medical Gases General Aspects of Pressure Pressure Regulators Flow Electrical Components Defibrillators Electrical Safety Diathermy States of Matter, Heat Capacity and Latent Heat Temperature Measurement Pollution and Scavenging Oxygen Measurement pH Measurement Carbon Dioxide Measurement Blood Pressure Measurement Arterial Pressure Waveform Cardiac Output Monitoring Depth of Anaesthesia Monitoring Safety Features of the Anaesthetic Machine Disconnection Monitors Breathing Systems Resuscitation Bags and Valves Ventilators Vaporisers Neuromuscular Blockade Monitoring Lasers Ultrasound and Doppler CT and MRI Pulse Oximetry

About the Author

Kate McCombe, consultant anaesthetist, Frimley Health NHS Trust, Surrey, UK Lara Wijayasiri, consultant anaesthetist, Ashford & St Peter's Hospitals NHS Trust, Surrey, UK

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