by Brian Warriner, MD, Lecturio USMLE

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 19
  • Duration 5:46 h
  • Quiz questions 56
  • Topic reviews 19


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 Meshal A. on 18. January 2017 for Anesthesiology: Introduction

Very useful topics .it will be more interesting if there is a lecture about all drugs and doses

Short reliable and trust worthy information.
By ORVIL B. on 05. January 2017 for Anesthesia

Very clear explanation of the topic. Instructor has good comunication skills.

It is an excellent lecture
By Nikolina P. on 30. December 2016 for Other Limb Blocks and Intravenous Regional Anesthesia

It is an excellent lecture, it gives accent on important things, everything is explained on an easy way to understand. And I already recommended to my colleagues.

Great and very easy to understand lecture
By Pramod T. on 06. December 2016 for General Anesthesia

Great and very easy to understand lecture. Thank you very much

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