Anesthesia in Special Situations
Anesthesia in Special Situations

Anesthesia in Special Situations

by Brian Warriner, MD

Gain knowledge to help your patients in special situations!

Understanding the principles on how to safely and effectively administer anesthesia can be a challenge - especially when this involves special patient populations and special situations. Review how to effectively administer anesthesia in exceptional circumstances with Dr. Brian Warriner, an experienced clinician and educator.

Gain access to self-paced, high-yield lectures supported by interactive quizzes, topic reviews and mnemonics to gain a better understanding of how to administer anesthesia to special patient populations in unusual situations.

This course will cover all of the following, essential concepts:

  • Airway of a Child
  • Equipment for Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Thoracic Anesthesia
  • Endobronchial Tube: Positioning
  • Complications and Other Issues
  • Neuro Anesthesia
  • Perioperative Medicine

Understanding the nuances of special patient populations and special situations can make all the difference when administering anesthesia. Don't delay, start reviewing today.

Course Details

  • Videos 11
  • Duration 0:50 h
  • Quiz questions 30
  • Articles 3


Your Educators of course Anesthesia in Special Situations

 Brian Warriner, MD

Brian Warriner, MD

Dr. Brian Warriner has been an active clinician and teacher in the UBC Faculty of Medicine and has published in the anesthesia and medical literature. He received his MD from UBC and – in 2009 – the Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society Clinical Practitioner Award. Additionally, he was the Head of the UBC Department of Anesthesia from January 2002 until 2005 and the merged Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, UBC Faculty of Medicine.

He has traveled to Uganda in the last 5 years, volunteering and helping in the operating room at Mulago Hospital and with the medical teaching at Makerere University. Currently he operates as a health system accreditor/surveyor for Accreditation Canada.

Dr. Warriner’s research has been focused on the use of blood substitutes in surgical patients, the value of pre-operative beta blockers, the reversal of muscle relaxants and the prevention of post-operative nausea and vomiting.

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Thanks for everything :D
By David-changsoo K. on 22. January 2021 for Perioperative Medicine – The Future of Anesthesia

Thanks for everything :D This was an awesome collection of information for anesthesiology!

Greetings from México!
By Fernando D. on 14. October 2020 for Perioperative Medicine – The Future of Anesthesia

Excellente Lecture, thank you for everything Dr. Warriner . Rest in peace

Very great course :)
By Niamh D. on 16. August 2020 for Perioperative Medicine – The Future of Anesthesia

Brilliant lecture series, really helpful as this is going to come up on my finals and hasn't been covered at my university! Thank you very much.

Special situation with anesthesia
By Mitra S. on 18. May 2017 for Anesthesia in Special Situations

It is my favourite session and the session was handled very well. I really appreciate Dr Warrimer.