MetroHealthAnesthesiaAnesthesiology Rotation for Pediatric Residents

Greg Gordon MD and Abdullah Gori MD

Pediatric Residents will demonstrate basic knowledge and/or skill in the elements listed in the following four areas:

  1. Evaluation of patients for anesthesia
    a. American Society of Anesthesiologists' (ASA) Physical Status classification
    b. ASA NPO guidelines (Table)
    c. Airway evalulation

  2. Airway management basics
    a. Airway evaluation
    b. Bag and mask
    c. Laryngeal mask airway (LMA)
    d. Endotracheal intubation

  3. Basic clinical pharmacology
    a. Induction/maintenance agents
    b. Muscle relaxants

  4. ASA Standards
    a. Sedation requirements
    b. Monitoring for anesthesia

Please provide comments, and suggestions to Dr. Gordon or Dr. Gori

Send Comments to Greg Gordon MD, [email protected]
Department of Anesthesiology
The MetroHealth System
2500 MetroHealth Drive
Cleveland, Ohio 44109-1998
Phone: (216) 778-4801
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