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By David C. Borshoff

The Anaesthetic obstacle guide is a pragmatic quick-reference instruction manual giving step by step directions for the administration of the commonest anaesthetic crises encountered within the OR. • 20 problem administration protocols hide all significant eventualities that require quick healing intervention to avoid a catastrophic end result, together with cardiac arrest, acute haemorrhage, anaphylaxis, aspiration, LAT, acutely increased airway strain, tough airway, CICV, malignant hyperthermia, neonatal resuscitation and paediatric existence help, acute bronchospasm, air embolism, ACM ischaemia, hyperkalaemia, laryngospasm, maternal cave in, post-partum haemorrhage and transfusion response • A drawback prevention part incorporates a 15-point computing device money, a quandary prevention record and a listing of 10 terminal occasions to aid diagnose speedily deteriorating occasions • Colour-coding, bulleted and numbered lists and flowcharts increase reminiscence bear in mind in a annoying scenario • The tabbed format permits quickly and straightforward navigation and use in the course of a problem A needs to for each anaesthetist and anaesthetic assistant.

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LOCAL ANAESTHETIC TOXICITY If there is no circulatory arrest, use conventional supportive measures to maintain haemodynamic stability. Delegate a staff member to monitor haemodynamic status and to call out elapsed time (1 to 2 minutely). Amiodarone can be used for ventricular irritability but lignocaine and other class 1B antiarrhythmic agents should be avoided – for dosage see tab 1. Beta blockers can also have an adverse effect through myocardial depression and decreasing clearance of anaesthetic agent.

An unconscious pregnant woman will require many hands to manage during resuscitation. Delegate clearly and convey the sense of urgency. Although the steps are listed sequentially, with delegation key interventions should be occurring simultaneously – leg elevation, fluids and vasopressors can all occur during the securing of the airway. The diagnosis is usually apparent – rapidly ascending numbness and paralysis following spinal or epidural. If not witnessed or diagnosis uncertain, see Maternal Collapse (tab 18).

Use task cards. Box is located. . . . 3 Cease and remove volatile agents. Change soda lime only if quick and easy. 4 Hyperventilate with 15l/min 100% O2 – do not waste time changing circuit or machine. 5 Commence IV dantrolene. 5mg/kg. 6 Maintain anaesthesia – use TIVA. 7 Insert arterial line and consider CVC – do not delay dantrolene. 8 Actively cool the patient. 9 Treat associated conditions: Hyperkalaemia    22 Acidosis Arrhythmias 10 Maintain urine output at >2ml/min. 11 Monitor with serial ABGs, electrolytes and temperature.

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