Learning Outcomes

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

  • Identify risk factors which affect health
  • Perform a complete preanesthetic assessment
  • Classify client health status according to ASA guide line
  • Optimize patient preoperatively (premedication, rehydration, analgesia..)
  • Refer/ consult as guided by patient condition
  • Describe the purposes of giving premedication
  • Identify drugs used for premedication
  • Provide appropriate information for a patient/ family.
  • Document patient information

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