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Anaesthesia E-book

Richmond Agitation Sedation Scale (RASS) *

Anaesthesia E-book
Richmond Agitation Sedation Scale (RASS) * Score Term Description +4 Combative Overtly combative, violent, immediate danger to staff +3 Very agitated Pulls or removes tube(s) or catheter(s); aggressive +2 Agitated Frequent non-purposeful movement, fights ventilator +1 Restless Anxious but movements not aggressive vigorous 0 Alert and calm -1 Drowsy Not fully alert, but has sustained awakening (eye-opening/eye contact) to voice (>10 seconds) -2 Light sedation Briefly awakens with eye contact to voice (<10 seconds) -3 Moderate sedation Movement or eye opening to voice (but no eye contact) -4 Deep sedation No response to voice, but movement or eye opening to physical stimulation -5 Unarousable No response to voice or physical stimulation Procedure for RASS Assessment 1. Observe patient...
Case Discussion on Anesthesiology

Case Discussion on Anesthesiology

Anaesthesia E-book
ISBN 9789351528203 Edition 1/e Publish Year 2015 Pages 302 Size 6.25" X 9.5" Cover Type Paper Back With CD/DVD No Quick Overview The textbooks of anesthesiology provide immense theoretical and clinical knowledge about various medical problems and surgical procedures, which help to improve the anesthetic management skill of the trainee anesthesiologists. But the vast and scattered information throughout the text is difficult to concise and memorize. Key Features • Written especially for the postgraduate students of DND and MD Anesthesiology. • Provides theoretical and clinical knowledge of various medical problems and surgical procedures. • Designed to help the postgraduate students to be familiar with the questions asked during viva on long and short ca...