Learning outcomes of the course unit
To give basic knowledges about the evaluation of the patient to be anaestetized and about pain control
All topics included in didattical regulament of the Faculty
Course contents summary
Preanesthesiological valutation of the patient, Preanesthetic agents, Anesthetic agents, Neuromuscular blocking agents, Equipment for anesthesia, Monitoring anesthesia, hydro-electrolitic and acid-base balance (manteinment in the perioperative period), Emergencies and anesthetic complications, Complications and care after anesthesia, Analgesia and pain control, Anesthesiologic considerations in patients with problems or pathological conditions, Local and regional anesthesia, Epidural anesthesia.
• LUMB W.V., JONES W.: Anestesiologia Veterinaria (Italian edition edited by A. Cantamessa and D. Fonda, SBM Noceto, 1990)
• LUMB W.V., JONES W.:Veterinary Anesthesiology, third edition, Williams and Wilkins, 1996
• PADDLEFORD RR: Anestesia dei piccoli animali. Masson Edizioni Veterinarie, 2000.
• ZANICHELLI S., SCROLLAVEZZA P.: Manuale di Anestesiologia Veterinaria, Edizioni Oppici, Parma, 1996
Practical activities designed to develop the knowledge gained during the theory lectures are also included.
The language is the Italian