Jul 10, 2020  
2019-2020 South University Academic Catalog Version II 
    
2019-2020 South University Academic Catalog Version II

ANS5191 Anesthesia Simulation I


Prerequisite(s): Permission of the faculty
Corequisite(s): None
Anesthesia Simulation I is an introductory course for students to learn the clinical skills of a beginner level anesthesiologist assistant student. In this quarter, students will learn and apply basic ASA standard monitoring, perform a basic pre-anesthetic patient interview, and set up the equipment needed to manage a typical anesthetic.  Students will demonstrate bag mask ventilation and endotracheal intubation as well as the ability to manage an adult patient during the perioperative phase of a general anesthetic  Students will practice communication skills as appropriate for a member of the Anesthesia Care Team while using a high-fidelity patient simulator for the assigned tasks in the course. 1 credit hour