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Agenda – Comprehensive Anesthesiology Review

Monday     Tuesday     Wednesday     Thursday     Friday

Monday, March 5, 2018

6:00 am
Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits
7:00 am
Welcome and Introduction
7:15 am – 5:30 pm
General Session
12:00 – 1:15 pm
Lunch Break
12:15 – 1:15 pm
Optional Written Board Question Review Workshop #1
 

AMBULATORY ANESTHESIA

  • Temperature Regulation in the Perioperative Period
• Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting
• Anesthetic Implications of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
• Anesthesia for Ophthalmic Surgery
 

ACUTE PAIN MANAGEMENT I

  • Basics of Ultrasound
• Local Anesthetics
• Upper Extremity Regional Anesthesia
• Lower Extremity Regional Anesthesia
• Central Neuraxial Blocks
 

ACUTE PAIN MANAGEMENT II

  • Regional Anesthesia and Anticoagulants
• Multimodal Pain Management
 

CHRONIC PAIN I

  • Anatomy and Physiology of Pain
• Neuropathic Pain
 

CHRONIC PAIN II

  • Spine Pain
• Fibromyalgia and Myofascial Pain
• Complex Pain Syndromes
• Interventional Pain Medicine
 

OPTIONAL EVENING WORKSHOP

  5:45 – 7:15 pm
Ultrasound for Regional Anesthesia

A five-minute question and answer period is included in each speaker’s allotted time.

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

6:30 am
Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits
7:15 am – 5:30 pm
General Session
12:00 – 1:15 pm
Lunch Break
12:15 – 1:15 pm
Optional Written Board Question Review Workshop #2
 

ANESTHESIA EQUIPMENT

  • Anesthesia Machines/Circuits
• Ventilators
• Electrical Safety
• Fires in the OR
 

ANESTHETIC AGENTS

  • The Physics of Gases, Liquids and Vapors
• Inhaled Anesthetic Agents
• Pharmacology of Intravenous Agents
• Opioids
• Neuromuscular Blockade and Reversal
 

COMPLICATIONS OF ANESTHETIC AGENTS

  • Malignant Hyperthermia
• Allergy, Anaphylaxis, and Anesthesia
 

AIRWAY MANAGEMENT IN DIFFICULT SITUATIONS

  • ASA Difficult Airway Algorithm
• Management of the Airway in Acute Trauma
 

AIRWAY MANAGEMENT AND ENT SURGERY

  • Airway Management for ENT Cases
• Use of Lasers for Airway Surgery
 

PREANESTHESIA TESTING

  • AHA/ACC Guidelines for Cardiac Preop for Non-cardiac Surgery
• Anesthetic Implications of Recent Coronary Stenting and Anticoagulants
 

OPTIONAL EVENING WORKSHOP

  5:45 – 8:15 pm
Lung Isoloation

A five-minute question and answer period is included in each speaker’s allotted time.

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

6:30 am
Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits
7:15 am – 5:00 pm
General Session
12:00 – 1:15 pm
Lunch Break
12:15 – 1:15 pm
Optional Written Board Question Review Workshop #3
 

CARDIAC, THORACIC, AND VASCULAR I

  • The Patient with Lung Cancer
• The Patient in the Electrophysiology Lab
• The Patient with Dysrhythmias
• The Patient with Carotid Artery Disease
• The Patient with Ischemic Heart Disease
 

CARDIAC, THORACIC, AND VASCULAR II

  • The Patient with Mitral Valve Disease
• The Patient with Aortic Valve Disease
• The Patient with an Aortic Dissection
• The Patient with Pericardial Heart Disease
 

CARDIAC, THORACIC, AND VASCULAR III

  • The Patient with Heart Failure
• The Patient in Cardiogenic Shock
 

HEMATOLOGY IN ANESTHESIA

  • Intraoperative Assessment of Coagulation
• Hemoglobinopathies and Disorders of Coagulation
• Transfusion Reactions and Complications
 

ANESTHESIA OUTSIDE THE OPERATING ROOM

  • Anesthesia for Procedures in the Bronchoscopy Suite
• Role of the Anesthesiologist in the GI Suite
 

OPTIONAL EVENING WORKSHOP

  5:15 – 6:45 pm
Ultrasound for Central Venous Access

A five-minute question and answer period is included in each speaker’s allotted time.

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

6:30 am
Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits
7:15 am – 5:00 pm
General Session
12:00 – 1:15 pm
Lunch
12:15 – 1:15 pm
Optional Written Board Question Review Workshop #4
 

CRITICAL CARE

  • Respiratory Anatomy and Physiology
• Management of Respiratory Failure
• Acid-base Physiology
• Circulatory Failure and Sepsis
• Acute Management of Trauma Patients
 

UROLOGY

  • Renal Physiology
• Acute Renal Failure
 

PEDIATRICS I

  • Pediatric Pharmacology
• Pediatric Fluids and Electrolytes
 

PEDIATRICS II

  • Neonatal Surgical Emergencies
• Neonatal Resuscitation
• Anesthesia for Children with Congenital Heart Disease
 

OBSTETRICAL ANESTHESIA

  • Perinatal Physiology and Pharmacology
• Neuraxial Anesthesia for Obstricial Patients
• Anesthetic Management for Nonobstetrical Surgery in the Pregnant Patient
• Obstetrical Emergencies: Accreta, Abruption and Uterine Rupture
 

OPTIONAL EVENING WORKSHOP

  5:15 – 6:45 pm
Cardiac Ultrasound

A five-minute question and answer period is included in each speaker’s allotted time.

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Friday, March 9, 2018

6:30 am
Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibits
7:15 am – 5:00 pm
General Session
12:00 – 1:15 pm
Lunch Break
12:15 – 1:15 pm
Optional Written Board Question Review Workshop #5
 

NEUROANESTHESIOLOGY I

  • Neurophysiology I
• Neurophysiology II
• Neuropharmacology
• Anesthesia for Stroke Patients
 

NEUROANESTHESIOLOGY II

  • Interventional Neuroradiology
• Evoked Potentials and Neurological Monitoring
• Neuromuscular Disease and Disorders
 

HEPATOLOGY

  • Hepatic Physiology
• Anesthetic Considerations of Liver Disease
 

ENDOCRINE

  • Endocrine Disease I (Pituitary, Thyroid, and Parathyroid Disease)
• Endocrine Disease II (Adrenal, Carcinoid, and Diabetes)
• Morbid Obesity
 

SAVING THE BEST FOR LAST: STATS, PRACTICE, SAFETY AND ETHICS

  • The Basics of Biostatistics
• Ethical Issues in Anesthesiology
• Patient Safety
• Practice Management

A five-minute question and answer period is included in each speaker’s allotted time.

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