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 5:46 h
  • Quiz questions 34
  • Topic reviews 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.

User reviews

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By Ugochukwu A. on 26. July 2017 for Anesthesiology: Introduction

I really appreciate the lecture on anesthetics. And the pace of delivery of lecture was spot on.

Straight forward
By Ahmad S. on 10. July 2017 for History of Anesthesiology – Anesthesiology Basics

Very useful with few words, organized, simple and connected that give you general view

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.

The topics are selected and organized perfectly.
By Mitra S. on 04. May 2017 for Anesthesia

I really liked this course and highly recommended it. The topics have been selected and ordered properly. It can be a good guide for further study. Dr Warroner presented the lecturs very well. It can help students to sit USMLE exams. Thanks

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