by Brian Warriner, MD

Anesthesiology for Beginners and Advanced Students

Are you uncertain about treating a patient with severe abdominal pain and evidence of internal damage? In this course you will gain a basic and advanced understanding of anesthesiology, helping you to manage such cases.

Dr. Brian Warriner, a renowned clinician and teacher, introduces you to anesthetic drugs and systems. For advanced learners, he expands on topics like the differences of general, regional and special anesthesia.

Moreover, this course includes:

  • Respiration and Cardiovascular System
  • Hemostasis and Acid Base Balance
  • The Pathophysiology of Pain
  • Analgesics and Case Reports

Course Details

  • Videos 90
  • Duration 5:47 h
  • Quiz questions 139
  • Articles 27


Your Educators of course Anesthesiology

 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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By Iftakhar A. on 06. March 2018 for Other Forms of Anesthesia – Anesthesiology Basics

interesting and good .History of Anesthesia and about anesthesia.helpful for exam.

Brief Overview
By Amanda B. on 06. March 2018 for Other Forms of Anesthesia – Anesthesiology Basics

I enjoyed the brief overview of different types of anesthesia. This lecture provided the different types and uses.

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By Elina K. on 16. January 2018 for Anesthesia

I like how dr. Warriner explains everything, often with clinical examples. And just like him and the way he talks :)

Thank You Dr. Warriner
By William S. on 22. November 2017 for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome – Pathophysiology of Pain

I love that he tells us a story from his own life. Will help me remember this!

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