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Introduction to Anesthesiology.
1: The History of Anesthesia.
2: Scope of Practice.
3: Occupational Health.
4: Anesthetic Risk, Quality Improvement, and Liability.
5: Scientific Foundations of Anesthesia.
6: Mechanisms of Anesthesia and Consciousness.
7: Genomic Basis of Perioperative Medicine.
8: Basic Principles of Clinical Pharmacology.
9: Electrical and Fire Safety*.
10: Experimental Design and Statistics.
11: Anatomy and Physiology.
12: Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology.
13: Respiratory Function in Anesthesia.
14: The Allergic Response.
15: Inflammation, Wound Healing, and Infection.
16: Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid–Base Physiology.
17: Autonomic Nervous System: Physiology and Pharmacology.
18: Hemostasis and Transfusion Medicine.
19: Anesthetic Agents, Adjuvants, and Drug Interaction.
20: Inhaled Anesthetics.
21: Intravenous Anesthetics.
23: Neuromuscular Blocking Agents.
24: Local Anesthetics.
25: Preanesthetic Evaluation and Preparation.
26: Preoperative Patient Assessment and Management.
27: Rare Coexisting Diseases.
28: The Anesthesia Workstation and Delivery Systems for Inhaled Anesthetics.
29: Anesthetic Management.
30: Commonly Used Monitoring Techniques.
32: Airway Management.
33: Patient Positioning and Potential Injuries.
34: Monitored Anesthesia Care.
35: Ambulatory Anesthesia.
36: Office-Based Anesthesia.
37: Nonoperating Room Anesthesia (NORA).
38: Anesthesia for the Older Patient.
39: Epidural and Spinal Anesthesia.
40: Anesthesia for Surgical Subspecialties.
41: Peripheral Nerve Blockade.
42: Anesthesia for Neurosurgery.
43: Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery.
44: Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery.
45: Anesthesia for Vascular Surgery.
46: Obstetrical Anesthesia.
47: Neonatal Anesthesia.
48: Pediatric Anesthesia.
49: Anesthesia for Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgeries.
50: Anesthesia and Obesity.
51: The Liver: Surgery and Anesthesia.
52: Endocrine Function.
53: Anesthesia for Otolaryngologic Surgery.
54: Anesthesia for Ophthalmologic Surgery.
55: The Renal System and Anesthesia for Urologic Surgery.
56: Anesthesia for Orthopedic Surgery.
57: Transplant Anesthesia.
58: Trauma and Burns.
59: Emergency Preparedness for and Disaster Management of Casualties from Natural Disasters and Chemical, Biologic, Radiologic, Nuclear, and High-Yield Explosive (CBRNE) Events.
60: Perioperative and Consultative Services.
61: Postanesthesia Recovery.
62: Critical Care Medicine.
63: Acute Pain Management.
64: Chronic Pain Management.
65: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.
Appendix 1: Atlas of Electrocardiography.
Appendix 2: Pacemaker and Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator Protocols.